Java Developer - C Ahead Technologies - Cape Town Location Vacancy In C Ahead Technologies

Hiring Organization / Company: C Ahead Technologies
Basic Salary: To Be Discussed
Employement Type: Full-Time

Job Details:


Greetings from C Ahead Technologies…!!!

C Ahead Technologies, is a 15+ year old IT Services & Solutions Company - built on strong values - ‘Client needs first’, best performance and relationship management. Headquartered in California, USA (Silicon Valley) with offices/Offshore Centres in India (Mumbai, Bangalore), South Africa (Johannesburg, Capetown), United Kingdom (London) and UAE (Dubai).

We are looking for Java Developer. I am sharing job details as follows:

Role : Java Developer

Experience : 5+ Years

Location : Capetown, South Africa

Company : C Ahead Technologies

Joining : Immediate or 15 days or max 30 days



Metropolitan is one of the oldest financial services brands in South Africa. With a 116 year legacy of serving the communities in which it operates, Metropolitan represents true empowerment in serving Africa’s people through affordable financial solutions that create financial growth and security. Metropolitan operates in South Africa, but the brand is also present in 9 African countries including, Namibia, Botswana, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, Lesotho, and Swaziland. Metropolitan provides financial wellness solutions that meet the needs of low-income clients, including funeral insurance, health, savings, hospital cash-back cover, retirement solutions and life insurance.


The Intermediary Developer Role will drive processes and contribute towards the production of quality code and products, in a team environment, in accordance with the prescribed architecture, standards and implement as required within the agreed upon timeframes.


Minimum Qualifications:

 Matric required.

 A relevant IT-related tertiary qualification/ Btech/Degree required.


o Relevant Java will be an advantage

Minimum Experience:


o 5years Software Development experience in a distributed computing environment using Java.

o Solid (Java) back-end development experience.

o Containerisation understanding and experience on Openshift advantageous.

o Advanced understanding and everyday use of OO principles such as inheritance, interfaces, abstract lasses, etc.

o Good systems and code design skills including good documentations skills where necessary.

o Working knowledge of spring framework, architectural and development best practices (e.g. SOA, dependency injection, ORM, EJB3, JPA etc.) as well as J2EE application server environment will be an added advantage.

o Understanding and experience with microservices.

o Strong knowledge of REST API designs.

o JBPM experience advantageous.

o Strong knowledge with CI/CD principles.

o Experience with Apache Camel.

o GIT Lab experience.

o Strong Linux experience advantageous.


o Knowledge and exposure to agile software development would be advantageous.

o Good understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).

o Experience working in the healthcare industry would be advantageous.

o Experience working in a Scrum team and Jira.


 Receive specification from Development Manager on client requirements and develop code accordingly.

 Do the necessary system analysis and provide a solution as per the requirements.

 Unit test after development.

 Conduct system integration tests.

 Get sign off from Users and / or Development Manager on the solution.

 Operates under the supervision of a Development Manager.

 Do maintenance and provide system support where necessary.

 Unit testing of the delivered code.

 Impact analysis on code changes.

 Release management.

 Provide input and participate at sub system level.

 Gather the necessary requirements.

 System documentation (technical design).

 Document all work completed.

 Provide input into User Training, i.e. User documentation, flow chart and hands on User Training.

 Accept and participate in knowledge sharing of products and systems.

 Provide assistance throughout the delivery chain as and when required.

 Agile Scrum team participation.

 Provide technical guidance, support and supervision to Jnr Developers.

 Improve system / technical knowledge and awareness of the IT environment.

 Improve knowledge and understanding of products in team.

Please send me your updated resume and ID Copy/Work Permit/ PR ID so that I will be able to proceed further for technical consideration. Also provide below details:

Total Experience


Relevant Experience


Current Company


Current Location


Current CTC


Expected CTC


Joining Availability


ID Copy/Work Permit/PR ID:

Contract length: 12 months

Application Deadline: 27/2/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: Up to R54,000.00 per month


  • Java/software development: 4 years (Preferred)
  • Java: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelors (Preferred)


  • Cape Town, Western Cape (Preferred)

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

Job Location Information:
City: Cape Town
State: Wc
Country: Za
Location: Cape Town, Western Cape
Job Listing No# : 26772

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