Analyst Programmer II (12-month contract)

Reference WWAP-0594
Company Future Careers
Region WC
City Cape Town
Contract Temporary
Hours Full time
Category Information Technology
Salary Negotiable
Apply By 2021-09-17
Job Posted Date


A reputable and well-known retail head office is seeking to employ an Analyst Programmer to join their team


Analysis, technical design and development aligned to team processes and requirements

  • Develop technical specifications from systems specifications.
  • Design and code programmes of greater complexity and size from technical specifications

Maintain and support existing systems

  • Interpret user requirements and translate into systems design
  • Investigate and solve systems issues
  • Ensure systems documentation is kept up to date

Ensures effective operations 

  • Implement approved changes as per change control and security process
  • Plan, organise and control own work effort, including regular progress feedback to own and other relevant areas
  • Contribute to the ongoing improvement of processes, technology and architecture
  • Utilize problem solving skills and techniques to drive the resolution of issues
  • Ensure systems conform to IT governance and information security requirements
  • Provide input into systems related Risk Management Strategies and risk mitigation


Minimum requirements

  • 3-year IT Diploma
  • Specific analysis and development skills
  • ATG E-Commerce, Oracle WebLogic Server
  • Java / J2EE
  • Project management methodology
  • Relevant business process context knowledge
  • Will be required to perform standby duties on rotational basis

Additional Criteria 

  • 3-5 year's programming/analyst programming experience
  • Operational/System Support background
  • PL/SQL Programming experience
  • E-commerce or M-commerce industry experience
  • 5 year's programming/analyst programming experience
  • Ability to research technology-related concepts, trends, and best practices, and apply findings
  • Looks beyond symptoms to uncover root causes of problems to be solved
  • Synthesises data from different sources to identify trends
  • Clearly defines objectives and translates them into workable activities
  • Anticipates potential obstacles and their impact on the accomplishment of goals and timelines and propose/ take corrective action where required
  • Prepares clear, well-structured presentations using a variety of tools and techniques
  • Discusses issues and exchanges information with partners to identify areas of mutual interest and benefit
  • Convinces others by identifying benefits for all; looks for ways to increase the value of the partnership for all parties
  • Actively seeks out positive spin-offs of change and investigates ways in which change can be used 
  • Demonstrates resourcefulness in acquiring necessary knowledge, skills, and competencies to adapt to change

How to Apply

Please forward your CV to Should you not be contacted within two weeks, kindly consider your application unsuccessful.