Ensure the delivery, maintenance and support of technology based solutions in the Merchandising Applications environment in order to satisfy business requirements in line with the business strategy. TECHNICAL AND FUNCTIONAL • 5 years + programming experience • Relevant 3 year tertiary or NQF aligned qualification • Experience in an Oracle Applications Environment; proven expertise in PL/SQL • Relevant retail and business knowledge • Broad understanding of IT services and infrastructural elements • Good working knowledge of: o ERP systems administration o UNIX systems administration • Experience in compiling test cases and alignment to test processes and activities • Specific analysis and development skills • Project Management methodology • Relevant business process context knowledge • General understanding of internet technologies • Experience in relational database design • Excellent analytical, numerical and methodical problem solving skills • Excellent technical writing skills JOB SPECIFICATION • Responsible for supporting the Merchandising functional team, technical design of solutions, development, review of development team’s coding and solutions, maintenance and the support of systems/ applications within the team. • Unix experience, AIX being advantageous • General scripting experience e.g. UNIX, DOS, ANT • Integrate with systems analysts in order to develop systems specifications from process specifications. • Evaluate and recommend alternative system solutions. • Design and code complex programmes from specifications. • Investigate and resolve complex systems issues across applications • Ensure systems documentation is kept up to date • Implement approved changes as per change control and security processes • Maintain and support existing applications • Plan, organise and control own work effort, including regular progress feedback to own and other relevant areas • Develop unit test plans and perform unit, systems and integration testing
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Ayesha joined Progressive IT Resourcing with over seven years of Financial and IT recruitment to her profile. She completed her BA Honours and majored in Organisation Psychology and elected to join a recruitment company as a generalist and eventually moved into a specialist role.While honesty and Integrity are key elements in her service, she is passionate about people, and she ensures that the criteria and needs of her clients are always met.
Zarena joined Progressive IT Resourcing with six years of recruitment experience to her credit. She started her career in the marketing, advertising and public relations arena. In 2003 she moved to Tanzania where she lived while pursuing her Public Relations career working in the financial, hospitality and telecommunications arena.She is passionate about people and uses her PR and marketing experience to build relationships with clients and candidates alike.