Absa Specialist Product Engineer - Pretoria Jobs in South Africa

Absa Specialist Product Engineer - Pretoria Jobs in South Africa

Job Summary

Apply critical thinking & problem solving skills to contribute to all phases of the development lifecycle & quickly produce well-organised, optimized, and documented source code to deliver high-performing, scalable, enterprise-grade applications.

Job Description


  • Apply critical thinking, design thinking and problem solving skills in an agile team environment to solve technical problems (Front End, Back End OR Middleware) with high quality solutions

  • Contribute to all phases of the development lifecycle including

  • Evaluate analysis, problem definition, business requirements, solution development & provide recommendations to enable the operational feasibility of solutions

  • Quickly produce well-organised, optimized, and documented source code to deliver technical solutions

  • Ensure designs & solutions support the technical organisation principles of self-service, repeatability, testability, scalability & resilience

  • Apply general design patterns and paradigms to deliver technical solutions

  • Support the development of CI / CD Pipelines (authoring & supporting CI/CD pipelines in Jenkins / similar tools and deploying to multi-site Kubernetes environments – supporting and managing your applications all the way to production)

  • Use & configure modern observability techniques leveraging e.g. aggregated logging via ELK stack, metrics via Prometheus / Grafana / NewRElic and tracing using Zipkin/Jaeger

  • Automate tasks through appropriate tools and scripting e.g. Jenkins, Docker, Ansible, Kubernetes

  • Debug existing source code and polish feature sets.

  • Work with integrated teams and other developers to improve and evolve technical products and services

  • Align all application development & development process to Group Architecture & Infrastructure guidelines

  • Provide input into project & program teams
    (when required) to plan & manage the development lifecycle e.g. releases, risk management, testing, integration etc.

  • Conduct reviews, performance monitoring & ongoing optimization and maintenance on applications

  • Stay ahead of the curve on emerging technologies and development practices and continuously evolve existing knowledge & skill in preparation for cross domain and other experiences e.g. Secure Side, Testing, Infrastructure solutions etc.

  • Conduct peer reviews, testing, problem solving within and across the broader team

  • Support the people change teams in the development of user material (Customer, Employee & 3rd Party Adoption)

    Risk & Governance

  • Identify technical risks and mitigate these (pre, during & post release)

  • Update / Design all application documentation aligned to the organization technical standards and risk / governance frameworks

  • Participate in incident management & DR activity – applying critical thinking, problem solving & technical expertise to get to the bottom of major incidents


  • Bachelor's Degree: Information Technology

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