GAUTENG

Scrum Master with Development background

Job description: An exciting opportunity exists within an esteemed financial company in Sandton.
This role is responsible for all aspects of management of a cross-functional delivery team. The Scrum Master will work closely with the Head of Delivery, Delivery Coach and Delivery team to optimize flow and reduce failure demand.
The role will be actively contributing to the capability of the team within their area of functional expertise.

Requirements:
• Minimum 3 years as a practicing and certified SCRUM master, experience in Agile / Scrum development methodologies and tools
• Minimum 4 years as a Software Developer, current knowledge in the technologies, methodologies, processes and tools used in the software industry with a demonstrated track record of deploying these on programs.
• Knowledge of the finance industry – highly desired
• Detailed knowledge of software delivery/ Solution design capability
• Experience in a highly analytical, results-oriented environment with cross functional interactions. Strong analytical, mediation and problem resolution skills.
• A background in quantitative decision making, ability to drive business/operations metrics, and drive adoption of different tools and resources.

Expectations of the role:
• The Scrum Master drives the delivery of initiatives within respective team(s) using an Agile approach and aligned to the delivery framework.
• Support multiple teams through the software development life cycle using Agile practices. Work cross-functionally throughout the company to ensure product quality and timely delivery of projects.
• Facilitate product roadmap, feature grooming/ prioritization, release planning and sprint execution.
• Work as a liaison between cross function teams including infrastructure, security and operations for successful product releases.
• Identify opportunities for process improvements and drive implementation/ automation.
• Develop, track and report on key business / operational metrics.
• Effectively and accurately communicate relevant project information
Position type: Contract
Urgency: Very High
Salary: Rate per Hour
Demographic preference: none
Required by: Client of Converge
Date posted: 18-06-2019
Status: Vacant

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Mulesoft Developers

Job description: Mulesoft Developers required
3 years of experience
RSA Residency
Other Skills Required: ASP.Net MVC, Jquery, Javascript

We have an exciting opportunity for skilled Developers to work with us at a prominent client in central Johannesburg.
We are looking for self-motivated, analytical thinkers and problem solvers, who will be involved in the creation of web-based enterprise systems which automate and improve our clients’ business processes.

Competencies:
Teamwork
Attention to detail
Passionate about Development
Position type: Contract
Urgency: Immediate
Salary: Rate per Hour
Demographic preference: none
Required by: Client of Converge
Date posted: 07-06-2019
Status: Vacant

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C# Developers

Job description: C#.Net Developers required
5+ years of experience
RSA Residency
Other Skills Required: ASP.Net MVC, Jquery, Javascript


We have an exciting opportunity for skilled Developers to work with us at a prominent client in central Johannesburg.
We are looking for self-motivated, analytical thinkers and problem solvers, who will be involved in the creation of web-based enterprise systems which automate and improve our clients’ business processes.

Competencies:
Teamwork
Attention to detail
Passionate about Development
Position type: Contract
Urgency: Immediate
Salary: Rate per hour
Demographic preference: none
Required by: Client of Converge
Date posted: 07-06-2019
Status: Vacant

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WESTERN CAPE

SAP BODS resources

Job description: Location: Cape Town Northern Suburbs
Start Date: 1 July
Duration: 6 months

We are looking for TWO mid- to senior level experienced SAP Business Objects Data services (BODS) Consultants to join our team of IT professionals. This role is expected to work independently or with teams on design of complex Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) flows and Data Quality jobs.
The candidate will be required to work in data warehousing, migration & integration scenarios in SAP as well as non-SAP environments. The SAP BODS Consultant will have knowledge of SAP Business Warehouse (BW) data structures & data flow and may provide solution performance (analysis/tuning) and work across business/technology teams.

Expectations of the role:
• Coding, Testing of various extracts, transformation and loads
• Participate in requirements analysis and provide development effort estimates.
• Allocate responsibilities for code and unit testing of various modules
• Organize review of design & code.
• Responsible for task tracking and closure – Enhancements, technical issues, etc.
• On time escalation to all parties regarding any risks related technical, environmental, dependencies, etc.
• Carry out peer reviews and to ensure Coding standards are followed.
• Follow the process defined for Coding, Unit Testing, Tracking, reporting and Config management.



Direct all applications to elizabeth.botma@converge-solutions.com
Position type: Contract
Urgency: Very High
Salary: Rate per hour
Demographic preference: none
Required by: Client of Converge
Date posted: 18-06-2019
Status: Vacant

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Solutions Architect - Cape Town

Job description: Experience.
1. + 8 Years.

References.
1. The references must refer to work done in the last two years.
2. Has worked on projects where they have been a Solution Architect with a predominate focus on Applications across the spectrum of most OEMS’s like Microsoft and Oracle. The incumbent should have created reference architectures whether industry specific or general reference architectures.
3. Has worked on projects where the Current Mode of Operation needs to be documented in detail.
4. Has captured existing Logical Architectures or designed new Logical Architectures.
5. Has captured existing Physical Architectures and designed new Physical Architectures.
6. Preference will be given to candidates that have worked in the Healthcare Payer Domain. General Healthcare knowledge will also be an advantage.

Qualifications.
1. Bachelor of Science in Technology.
2. TOGAF (The Open Group Architecture Framework).
3. Microsoft Application or Microsoft Azure Qualifications or Certifications.

Knowledge.
1. Public and Private CLOUD with a focus on Azure and Amazon Web Services.
2. Service Orientated Architectures and Microservices.
3. Best practice knowledge how to scale solution architectures with respect to fail over, load balancing, scalability and disaster recovery.
4. Optimisation knowledge regarding database design regarding Microsoft SQL and Oracle.
5. Ability to advise Client on the best architecture strategy to take the Client from a Current Mode of Operation to a Future Mode of Operation.
6. Has experience in running architecture discovery tools to understand the Current Mode of Operation up and above the information provided by users and technical staff.

General Skills.
1. Good verbal skills.
2. Good written skills in English.
3. Good presentation skills.
4. Ability to run and facilitate user and technical workshops.
5. Ability to run Design Workshops with Business and Technical Staff.
Position type: Contract
Urgency: Immediate
Salary: Rate per hour
Demographic preference: none
Required by: Client of Converge
Date posted: 14-05-2019
Status: Vacant

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Key Account Manager – Software Development

Job description: Our client is looking for an experienced individual to assist with the day to day running of our account as well as taking responsibility for growing the accounts and sourcing new business.

Responsibilities

· Operate as the lead point of contact for any and all matters specific to your customers
· Build and maintain strong, long-lasting customer relationships
· Develop a trusted advisory relationship with key accounts, customer stakeholders and executive sponsors
· Ensure the timely and successful delivery of our solutions according to customer needs and objectives
· Communicate clearly the progress of monthly/quarterly initiatives to internal and external stakeholders
· Forecast and track key account metrics
· Identify and grow opportunities within the sector and collaborate with development teams to ensure growth attainment
· Assist with high severity requests or issue escalations as needed
· Cold calling

Requirements

· Proven account management or other relevant experience
· Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of the organization, including executive and C-level
· Experience in delivering client-focused solutions based on customer needs
· Proven ability to manage multiple projects at a time while paying strict attention to detail
· Excellent listening, negotiation and presentation skills
· Excellent verbal and written communications skills

Preference will be given to candidates that have experience in working in Agile software development environments.
Position type: Permanent
Urgency: Moderate
Salary: R 25 000 - 30 000 pm
Demographic preference: none
Required by: Client of Converge
Date posted: 16-04-2019
Status: Vacant

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Java Developer

Job description: Proven experience required in Java 7, micro services, Oracle advantageous.
Position type: Permanent
Urgency: Moderate
Salary: Negotiable
Demographic preference: None
Required by: Client of Converge
Date posted: 14-02-2019
Status: Vacant

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