HISP SA vacancy for Java developer

Hi, HISP SA has an opening for a Java developer, see below.




Dear ALL,

HISP-SA needs to appoint a Java Developer and would appreciate if you can assist by sending this email to possible interested candidates.

Vacancies in the Health Information Systems Programme (SA)

Software Developer

**Key responsibilities: **

Provision of a broad range of technical services and health information system services, with particular emphasis on software development and database development including the following:

· design, enhance, test and maintain all necessary software and databases with specific reference to the Web-based DHIS2 and related software

· provide technical support including debugging and testing

· provide internal IT support and maintenance

· train users and facilitate formal workshops

· develop user and system documentation


· Software and database design and development skills – specifically on the Microsoft and PostGres SQL platforms

· Java EE Platform and development knowledge

· Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) knowledge

· Minimum of 2 years JAVA programming experience in a working environment

· Ability to effectively participate in continuing education, both in a formal and in-service training setting.

· Ability to analyse data logically and exercise sound judgment in defining, evaluating, and solving intermediate difficult technical and operational problems

· Drivers licence

· Willing and able to travel extensively within South Africa and occasionally abroad

Remuneration and Benefits

· A salary package commensurate with experience and qualifications and in line with HISP’s job grading system will be offered to the successful candidates.

· Benefits include pension- and medical aid subsidies, telecom- and data allowance, 21 days annual leave plus study leave and financial assistance for formal studies.

· HISP supports its staff telecommuting from home and provides a subsidy to support hi-speed internet access from home.

Applications **
A detailed CV, together with names and contact details of at least three referees, should be sent to Kevin Venter at kevin@hisp.org

Closing date for applications: 18 April 2013

Should you not hear from us within 30 days of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. HISP reserves the right to not fill a post.

HISP-SA is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Kind Regards

Ms Kobie Venter

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Operations Support Manager

Health Information Systems Program - SA

Email: kobie@hisp.org

Cell: +27(0)83 457 7886

Fax: 0865708276

Skype: Kobie.Venter1

Web:** ** http://www.hisp.org