Developer - Smarter Business (Pty) Ltd, Pietermaritzburg

  • Pietermaritzburg
  • Salary: R10 000.00 - R13 000.00 Per Month
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Technology
  • Posted by Smarter Business (Pty) Ltd on Tuesday, February 12, 2019
  • Reference: Developer
  • Apply before Friday, February 22, 2019 - 7 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Smarter Business (Pty) Ltd

The Developers will be playing a key role in the design, deployment, testing and maintenance of software systems. The programs you create are likely to help businesses be more efficient and provide a better service.

About Smarter Business Group:

Smarter Business is a UK-based company with offices in Hilton, KZN - South Africa, Haywards Heath - United Kingdom and Ringwood - United Kingdom.

> Fastest growing TPI (third-party intermediary) broker in the industry.

> Ranked as the 3rd leading consultancy by Cornwall Industry Insights.

> Runner-up in the 2018 TELCAs - 'Awesome Place to Work' award.

> 2018 finalist for 'Best Customer Service', 'Best Advice', 'Industry Expert' and 'Consultancy of the Year'.

> 220 Staff members in our SA office and two UK offices.

> Platinum-accredited partner to Total Gas and Power.

> Official energy partners to the P.G.A. and A.A Hospitality Association.

Scope of job:

> Work with developers to design algorithms and flowcharts.

> Produce clean, efficient code based on specifications.

> Integrate software components and third-party programs.

> Verify and deploy programs and systems.

> Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software.

Main Duties:

> To provide a high level of professional services to our Internal Customers.

> Create / Modify / Extend salesforce triggers, classes, web services, api integrations and other solutions by converting project requirements into code.

> Develop solutions using, but not limited to salesforce apex code (similar to java), php, html, css, javascript using agile development principles.

> Confirm solution's operation by conduction test / trial runs and writing test classes within salesforce.

> Maintain technical knowledge by keeping up to date with salesforce updates / changes and latest programming best practices.

> Develop and maintain salesforce.com pages using Visualforce and Apex.

> Write and develop backend logic using Apex.

> Define / develop integration between SF and other applications using SF APIs.

> Build workflow rules with field updates.

> Configure Email Alerts and Outbound Messages.

> Configure / Maintain user security with roles and permission sets.

> Design salesforce solutions based on business requirements.

> Work closely with project managers, business analysts, technical leads and information architects, product managers, and other stakeholders.

> Review technical design specs to assure consistency with functional and user requirements.

> Ability assist users maximize productivity of applications and help them leverage existing framework to meet new requirements.

> Be responsible for general daily / weekly / monthly Database administration tasks.


Required Skills

  • java : 1 to 2 years
  • apex programming : 1 to 2 years
  • salesforce experience : 1 to 2 years
  • visualforce : 1 to 2 years
  • php skills : 1 to 2 years

Candidate Requirements

Skills required:

> Java, PHP, Javascript is required for Salesforce development so would be an advantage.

> Otherwise an interest in learning different languages.

> Time management.

> Problem-solving skills.

> Perform under pressure.

> Use of own initiative.

> Multitasking abilities.

> Keen attention to Detail.

> Applicants must be team players and be able to work UK hours.

> Weekend or after hours work may be required from time to time depending on Projects.

> Otherwise an interest in learning different languages and have proven ability to pick up new skills quickly.

Experience and Qualifications:

> A working knowledge of SalesForce would be an advantage.

> Java / Visualforce / APEX experience would be an advantage.

> Excel / Access knowledge advantage.

> Matric (Grade 12).

> Diploma in Computer Sciences would be an advantage.

> PHP Certificate would be an advantage.

> SalesForce Certificate would be an advantage.

Apply before Friday, February 22, 2019 - 7 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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About Smarter Business (Pty) Ltd

We are experts in the procurement and negotiation of commercial electricity, gas and water contracts, offering a range of related services to small and large businesses across the United Kingdom. Our aim is to save your business money by negotiating favourable rates on your behalf. Our founders have helped over 40,000 businesses save millions over the years.

By choosing Smarter Business as your energy and water partner, you will have access to an entire team of experts, who will ensure that you pay the lowest possible price for your electricity, gas and water. You will have a dedicated customer service team on your side, ensuring a seamless and efficient service.

We will find the most cost effective solution for your utility and water needs, all at no cost to you. We are paid directly by the utility provider you choose. Smarter Business will help you place your contract with the supplier that offers the best available price at the time. Once we have secured you the best deal, you can rely on us to provide excellent customer service and support.

We have worked very hard to build solid relationships with all the major suppliers and our teams have extensive industry knowledge to help you get the very best available deals, which can have a significant impact on your business’s bottom line.