Reference # FSCA : 561
Published 27/10/2020
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
To develop (program) new and maintain existing business applications and be involved in the full systems life cycle. The position is responsible for designing, coding, testing, implementing, maintaining and supporting application software that is delivered on time and within budget. The person appointed to this position will report to the Senior Manager: Applications.
Job Functions Information Technology
Industries Regulatory
•Interpret/translate application specifications into technical terms;
•Design database schema from application specifications in conjunction with the Database team;
•Program, design and test applications according to user specifications using special test data functionality;
•Demonstrate and refine applications functionality (evolutionary prototyping);
•Change the user functionality according to changing business requirements as and when required;
•Train users to utilise in-house applications; and
•Provide general support to all application-related problems.

Other Key Competencies:

The candidate must demonstrate the following skills and attributes: problem analysis, information gathering, customer relations, persuasiveness, good communication and interpersonal skills, and emotional intelligence. The candidate must be a team player, yet work independently when required, be a courteous, mature and a responsible person who should be able to observe and maintain a high level of confidentiality when dealing with system and organisation sensitive information.

FSCA is committed towards increasing the representation of marginalised groups in line with its Employment Equity Plan. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Please note that correspondence and communication will only be conducted with short listed candidates and that the FSCA reserves the right not to appoint if a suitable candidate is not identified.

•A 3-year National Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Informatics, with at least three years’ practical experience in application development and support.
•Experience in various technologies would be an advantage, but a specific focus on .Net development (C# / ASP.NET) is required.
•Good understanding of ITIL framework.
•Exposure to SharePoint portal development will be an advantage
Job Closing Date 06/11/2020