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Senior Web Development Engineer
Bluewater Staffing Solutions
Cape Town, SA


The client, who is at the international forefront of creating the next major computing platform, is looking for a Senior Web Development Engineer to join their world class team in Cape Town to and help solve a challenging set of problems in space, packed full of opportunities.  The ideal candidate is obsessive about creating the perfect user experience for millions of users. Creating the perfect user experience on the web requires a blend of technical knowledge, customer obsession and agility.  Our web systems need to be extremely responsive and highly-scalable.

Min Requirements: 
-          A bachelor's degree in CS or MIS
-          At least a four year degree or diploma in Computer Science or Engineering
-          Nuts and bolts understanding of the web including HTTP, HTML, CSS, Javascript
-          Knowledge and appreciation of web standards
-          Knowledge of one or more Javascript frameworks e.g. JQuery, YUI, Ext-JS
-          Working knowledge of relational databases and back-end programming (C++, Java,          Python)
-          Strong customer focus
-          Between 2 and 5 years of practical experience building production web applications
-          Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals
-          Expertise in delivering high-quality, innovative applications
-          Strong analytical skills with excellent problem solving abilities
-          Strong desire to build, sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
-          Excellent written communication and verbal agility are strong assets

Job Description:


-          Analysis and design of new features and interfaces for the web
-          Optimizing current products to improve its performance and usability
-          Support, troubleshooting and resolving of critical issues in production
-          Working with a team, to achieve the ultimate user experience
−    Analyzing application and user metrics to define our team strategy
  
Salary:

Highly competitive & market related (Negotiable)