January 22, 2019

Senior Back-end Application Developer

With more than 30 years of experience that has built our reputation, RS2 has become a market leader in the payments software world. Our expansion plans require that we recruit Senior Back-end Developer to join the technical unit. As a Senior Back-end Developer you will be responsible for developing and maintaining first class solutions for tier 1 financial institutions around the world. Forming part of a large team of experienced professionals you will be participating in different areas of the software development life-cycle and specialize in a range of different areas from design, development, maintenance and quality assurance of our products and services. Liaising with different parts of the business, you will be dealing with Business Analysts, Project Managers and other internal functions in order to fulfill client requirements.



  • Participate in the entire application life cycle, focusing on coding and debugging
  • Build and perform unit tests
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Clearly document solutions for all stakeholders
  • Optimization of applications for maximum performance and scalability
  • Collaborate with other team members to establish objectives and design functional requirements
  • Analyse, Design and Document new requirements
  • Perform under pressure and have the ability to deal with and solve problems quickly and accurately with limited supervision
  • Taking lead on projects when needed

The ideal candidate shall

  • Be in possession of a degree in computing or a similar recognized qualification
  • Gain an interest in how the payments industry works and explore new trends in the industry
  • Have good knowledge of software development life-cycle processes
  • Have strong experience in one of the following languages: Java, SQL, PL/SQL
  • Knowledge in Ruby and Jenkins would be considered an asset
  • Have strong design and architecture skills
  • Have strong organisational and time management skills, able to prioritize across different tasks and meet deadlines as per business exigencies
  • Strong communication and writing skills in English
  • Have a minimum of 4+ years’ experience in a Senior Developer or equivalent position

The selected candidates will be offered an attractive package, commensurate with their skills and experience that includes medical insurance. Please send a detailed CV & covering letter via email to recruitment@rs2.com. All applications will be treated in strict confidence.