senior software engineer (AWS) in South Africa.

South Africa-based, Permanent


senior software engineer (AWS)

We are looking to hire an experienced AWS senior software engineer to support our growing customer base on many large, innovative development projects with well-known high street brands. You will be remarkable, with excellent problem-solving and communication skills. As a team player, you will fit straight into our open, collaborative, no-fear, egoless working environment. 

The main purpose of this role is to take responsibility for designing, developing, testing and maintaining software for our customers in line with REPLs guidelines and best practices. You will be part of the Development Services team where you will be working with a varied set of colleagues ranging from developers, QA’s, SDETs to PO’s, PM’s, BA’s while also interacting directly with customer teams.

Required skills/experience:

  • Commercial experience developing with AWS serverless technologies such as Lambdas, SQS, SNS, DynamoDB, AWS Glue, AWS API Gateway.
  • Programming experience in Java, Python or TypeScript.
  • Experience using version control frameworks such as Git or Mercurial.
  • DevOps delivery experience including the use of automation tools and containerisation to deliver CI/CD pipelines.
  • Comfortable taking responsibility for building and testing features that will be delivered to end users
  • The ability to demonstrate analytical thinking and decision-making skills
  • The ability to communicate effectively to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • The ability to voice ideas, opinions and provide technical direction on projects
  • The ability to quickly learn and adjust to new technologies and processes
  • The ability to deliver clear, concise, and well-structured code
  • Take accountability, responsibility for delivering high quality maintainable solutions
  • The ability to work as part of team following Agile practices.

Desirable skills/experience:

  • DevOps platforms such as Azure DevOps, Jenkins etc
  • Build tools and scripting experience in Gradle, YAML, Bash, PowerShell etc
  • Containerisation with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Object oriented development experience
  • Experience with Agile project management tools such as Jira, Azure Boards etc

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REPL Group, Part of Accenture, is a world-leading consultancy and technology group specialising in workforce management, supply chain, customer experience and enterprise systems.

Since 2007, the highly specialised retail technology team has developed intimate partnerships with businesses to deliver long-lasting value. Hundreds of businesses around the world rely on REPL to solve critical enterprise problems. Driven by doing the right thing for its customers, team, and the world at large, REPL has enjoyed year-on-year growth and international acclaim.

As part of Accenture, REPL Group helps clients reimagine their supply chain, people and store technologies to become more eff­icient and meet new customer needs.

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