Studio 29

Junior Java Developer - ROLE CLOSED / No longer available

  • Location Stellenbosch, Western Cape
  • Category Back-end Developer
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Salary Negotiable
  • Ref # 5544

Your relevant degree and 1–3 years experience could give you a shot at working for a company focused on developing cool apps. Platforms include Mobile app development, IoT, and more!

This team of focused multidisciplinary individuals build great software products, yet still, find time to have fun. Serious about delivering products that unlock the value in their client’s data and processes, they value great user experiences and work to build internal value through Internet Of Things (IoT) and their own research and development.

Part of a larger family of companies based in Technopark, Stellenbosch.

The position

They are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated person to join their development team.

Most of the work is done in cross-functional teams that work according to Agile Principles, follow Lean Product Development and Design Thinking practices. It’s a very collaborative environment. Their teams are made up of various specialist and generalist developers and designers, project managers, product managers, QA, and user testers. They believe in building products iteratively by exploring and defining their goals, building solutions and testing them.

The developers:

Develop and maintain mobile and web applications

Participate in the design and development process

Ensure that products meet a high standard of quality

Input into project planning

Collaborate in cross-functional teams with project managers, designers, and testers

Participate in code reviews and assist other developers where necessary

Remain up to date on new developments in technology

Produce documentation if necessary

Requirements for the role

Technical Requirements

  • Competency with Java
  • Knowledge of HTML
  • JQuery or JavaScript exposure

Non Negotiable Necessities

  • Dependable, responsible and collaborative
  • Supportive Team Player
  • Relevant degree. A postgraduate degree is a plus. Good academic performance, exceptional in software development/programming courses.
  • Fast learner
  • Self-driven
  • Self—motivated and able to demonstrate initiative
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to explain your approach and the process you follow
  • Excitement about technology

Non-Technical essentials

  • Able to work well in a team as well as individually
  • Attentive to detail, and able to think creatively outside the box
  • Ability to effectively manage complex projects and priorities
  • Excited about learning, pushing technical limits and finding new solutions
  • Good analytical and problem—solving skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

Position outcomes

The goal of opening this position is to grow the capacity of the team strategically


Work within an experienced and dynamic team

Innovative, fast-paced, and fun work environment

Flexible, outcomes-oriented culture

Daily meals and great coffee at the office

Fine Print

Sending us your application means you agree that we may process and store your information indefinitely, for the purpose of our recruitment process.

Once we receive your application, we will strive to review it within a few days. If you meet the minimum requirements, we may contact you to set up a first interview.