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Intermediate Developer (#1,022,563,157) 

Job offer #1,022,563,157 in Stellenbosch (Western Cape), South Africa

As a member of the back-end team, youll work closely with developers and QA automation engineers within an agile environment. The technical lead in your team will expect your input on design and technical delivery.


Youll help deliver features for a new product, which involves creating a lightweight, strong security Linux distro aimed at running containerized reactive micro services on bare metal appliances.
The features form a container cluster using technologies such as Docker Swarm or Google Kubernetes.
A key requirement will be secure atomic updates from our cloud environment.
A strong background in *nix operating systems is essential.

Skills and experience

The more of the following you can offer, the better suited you will be for the position.

Three+ years experience with object-oriented development (For example, C++ and Java)
Linux experience: RPM based distros, iptables and networking tools
Experience creating custom Linux distributions
Network protocol knowledge (For example, TCP, UDP, DHCP and HTTP)
Protocol troubleshooting skills (For example, Maestro with Wireshark)
Software load balancers and reverse proxies such as HAProxy, nginx and Traefik
NoSql experience (For example, Cassandra and Redis)
Reactive programming experience, for example, RxJava
Container technologies such as Docker
Understanding of, and experience in, OO design patterns
Java development experience
Experience with agile development frameworks such as Scrum
Dev-ops experience
Knowledge of Java cryptography and PKI is an added plus
Knowledge of computer science algorithms and complexity theory
Software/engineering qualification (For example, a Computer Science degree) preferred

Personality Attributes

A healthy self-esteem: Youll be challenged by some bright minds on a regular basis.
Good communication skills: Youll need to explain your ideas to your team.
An ability to get things done: We dont like to micromanage, but we do expect you to do the right thing.
A tendency to think outside the box: Innovation is highly valued at the Company.
A preference to work in a team rather than by yourself
An attitude of being proud of your code and taking ownership

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