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WC Dept of the Premier: Jobs / Vacancies (Oct 2019) – Application Development Manager

Western Cape Department of the Premier hereby invites applications for recruitment to the post of Application Development Manager. The application will close on 21st October 2019.

Location: Western Cape

Western Cape Department of the Premier advertised post is as follows:

  • Application Development Manager: Transversal Applications Development, Ref No. DOTP 2019-87


  • An appropriate 3 year tertiary qualification (3-year National Diploma or higher qualification) in Information Systems;
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in an ICT environment of which 3 years must be management level experience;
  • A valid code B driving licence.
  • Proven experience in the following: System Development Life Cycle of Enterprise scale applications and platforms;
  • A DevOps environment;
  • Managing developers and development operation teams;
  • Managing Systems Analysis teams;
  • Microsoft platforms;
  • Contract Management of software development services in the ICT sector;
  • Proven knowledge and experience in supporting the following Microsoft (including SharePoint, SQL, PowerBI, EPM) and OpenText platforms.
  • Knowledge of Systems Development Life Cycle and Business Systems Analysis;
  • Knowledge of public sector and its operations;
  • Strategic Planning skills;
  • Understanding of fundamental principles of Enterprise Software Development;
  • Understanding and knowledge of principles of DevOps; Contract and budget management;
  • Skills in conflict and People Management;
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and report writing skills in at least two of the official languages of the Western Cape;
  • Exceptional planning and organisation skills;
  • Self-motivated and disciplined;
  • Ability to lead and motivate people.

How to apply

Apply online here…

Enquiries: Mr H Jacobs at (021) 483 8569