Objective of role:
Develop and maintain application code primarily written in C++, but also in other languages in which you have experience.
List of duties include but are not limited to:
Application development and support using C++ and Delphi, C#, VBS, SQL
Development of applications written by and/or supported by Prophet
Gathering information by talking to customers, project managers and other staff to form a specification of a modification given a brief of the requirement
Interact with customers for fault resolution and training on new and modified systems
Being on 24/7 call on the rota (typically 4-6 times per year for one week at a time)
Help to train other staff in-house, bring junior programmers up to speed and be available to assist other programmers in areas that they’re less familiar with
Site visits will be required
Any other related tasks as required by the line manager
Job Specifications, Standards and Requirements:
Essential skills are: C++, SQL.
Desirable: ability to work in a team and also alone on a specific project. Good customer-facing manner. C, VBS, Delphi (object pascal), XSL, C#, XML, Crystal reports, SQL Server 2005.
Oakmont, Somerset Links Office Park, De Beers Ave, Somerset West.
Reporting to: the managing director (SA).
Equipment to be used in performing the job:
All necessary equipment (Microsoft, PC-based software) will be provided but the position requires that the applicant has access to a PC/broadband connection at home for call-out duties when necessary.