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Intermediate Back-end Developer

Centurion, Gauteng

Company Background:

GLOVent was launched in 2006 and since then it has grown quickly to become the leading management and communication system in residential estates in South Africa. Today our system serves a large and diverse customer base of residential estates and other community types such as municipalities. For over 18 years we have been helping communities of all sizes to run a more efficient community. GLOVent offers a range of tools that manage your community in one integrated state-of-the-art solution.

 

Job Description:

As an Intermediate Backend Developer at GLOVent, you will play a pivotal role in the enhancement and maintenance of our Community Management System (CMS), ensuring its scalability, reliability, and efficiency. You will work closely with our development team to implement new features, integrate third-party services, and optimize existing functionalities. Moreover, you will actively contribute to the improvement of our CI/CD pipelines, AWS infrastructure, and REST APIs.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Collaborate with the development team to design, develop, and maintain serverless functions using AWS Lambda, with a focus on Node.js.

  • Utilize various AWS services, such as DynamoDB, AppSync, EventBridge, PinPoint, and S3, to meet customer requirements and align with the architecture framework.

  • Take ownership of CI/CD pipelines, ensuring smooth integration and deployment processes.

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the entire system, including infrastructure, integrations, backend and frontend business logic, and technology stack.

  • Provide third-line support by addressing escalated support requests and resolving technical issues.

  • Stay updated on programming languages and AWS services, incorporating new technologies and best practices into our development processes.

  • Pursue continuous learning and relevant certifications to enhance professional growth and contribute to the team's expertise.

  • Actively participate in the continuous improvement of system performance and stability, identifying areas for optimization and implementing solutions.

  • Adhere to Agile practices and methodologies, collaborating with cross-functional teams to deliver high-quality solutions efficiently.

 

Additional Requirements:

 

  • Proficiency in cloud computing, preferably with hands-on experience in AWS services.

  • Strong technical expertise in backend development and DevOps activities, with a focus on JavaScript/Typescript for Node.js in serverless environments.

  • Familiarity with database administration, particularly PostgreSQL, would be advantageous.

  • Experience in designing and implementing RESTful APIs, as well as integrating third-party services.

  • Exposure to Lean and Agile methodologies, with a commitment to collaborative and iterative development practices.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills, coupled with a data-driven mindset to analyze and address complex technical challenges.

  • Self-motivated and energetic individual with a proactive and hands-on approach to software development.

  • Demonstrated good coding habits, including code reviews, test-driven development (TDD), and adherence to coding standards and best practices.

 

Education & Experience Requirements:

 

  • Relevant bachelor's degree in Computer Studies, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, or a related field is preferred.

  • Minimum of 4 years' experience working on projects involving backend development, cloud computing, and DevOps activities.

  • Additional certifications or specialized training in AWS and backend development technologies would be advantageous.

Remuneration

R40 000.00 CTC depending on experience. 

Apply below or email your CV to vacancies@glovent.co.za

Please use Reference: Intermediate Back-End Developer

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+27 11 568 0132

Centurion Close Office Park

119 Gerhard St, Block B 1, Die Hoewes, Centurion, 0163 , South Africa

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