Full Stack Software Developer - Mr Price Group, Berea

  • Berea
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: IT, Retail, E-Commerce
  • Posted by Mr Price Group on Friday, June 5, 2020
  • Reference: 1681660
  • Apply before Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 25 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Mr Price Group

We’re looking for an energetic, passionate dev to bring their full stack skills into our mrpIT family!

You’d be in our Customer Commerce team which is an amazing group that are innovative and passionate about our internal e-commerce space and systems.

 A day in your life?

  • Estimating development timelines
  • Solving technical problems
  • Creating a Technical Functional Specification and writing code
  • Develop, enhance and maintain applications that conform to user requirements and specified architectural design with little supervision in well designed and efficient code
  • Elements of change control
  • Identify opportunities that can improve efficiency of business processes
  • Release process management
  • Use development frameworks, methodologies, and procedures to facilitate application design and delivery according to technical specifications
  • Conduct necessary unit testing (Stress, Integration and Unit)
  • Conduct post implementation monitoring
  • Document support handover documentation
  • Complete and maintain relevant documentation and version control disciplines to maintain source code
  • Mentor junior developers
  • Using waterfall / agile methodologies for project delivery

Required Skills

  • css : 5 to 6 years
  • html : 5 to 6 years
  • sql : 5 to 6 years
  • Java or C# : 5 to 6 years

Candidate Requirements

Experience required?

A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the below:

  • Java or C# 
  • Exposure to PHP
  • Databases: MySQL, SQL Server, SQL lite, MS Access
  • GraphQL (Advantage)
  • Magento (Advantage)
  • JavaScript (REACT and/or Angular frameworks)
  • Amazon Web services
  • Web service development
  • GitLab
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Ability to liaise with all levels of the project teams (Project Managers, Business Analysts, Managers etc) and 3rd party technical vendors

A little about us:

mrpIT is our very own in-house IT department. mrpIT has over 200 passionate IT professionals who are responsible for the architecture, development, maintenance, security and availability of the Group's systems environment.

As a division, we are dynamic, responsive, creative and innovative “techies” and we aim to deliver differentiated solutions that are fit for purpose, balancing best of breed and value for money for the Group.

mrpIT is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Employment Equity. 

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About Mr Price Group

The Mr Price Group is a cash based, omni-channel, fashion-value retailer. We employ over 15 000 people with over 1000 stores in Sub Saharan Africa and a few other African countries. The Group consists of six trading divisions – Mr Price, Mr Price Home , Mr Price Sport, MILADYS, Sheet Street and Mr Price Money.

Our company’s success is based on its people while its core values – PASSION, VALUE & PARTNERSHIP – set us apart as an employer of choice. We hire for attitude and train for skill - so, what does that mean for you? It means that if you're passionate and you have a great attitude, then you're one step closer to joining our family.

We're a company made up of free-thinkers, doers, makers, creators, crafters, art lovers, tech heads, planners, disruptors, wordsmiths, number crunchers, pun enthusiasts, engineers, left and right-brainers, award winners ... you get the picture. We take our work seriously. But ourselves? Not so much