Definitive Recruitment

A definitive 16 year background of placements within the IT sector  -   this experience enables us to provide you with a high level of expertise in the recruitment and executive search process.   

Working on positions from software development, to networking and infrastructure; covering project management, product management, business and systems analysis, sales, designers, quality assurance, support staff and management positions.

We have acquired experience in consulting to companies of all sizes – from start-up companies to well known South African corporates in Johannesburg, Cape Town and multi-nationals.

R28,000 - R32,000 monthly
Definitive Recruitment Cape Town, South Africa
07 Apr, 2018
Full time
This is a mid level position We are looking for a dynamic and resourceful Product Analyst / Business Analyst​ to join our project delivery team and own the end-to-end delivery of key business and client projects.  You should know the Business, UX & UI like the back of your hand and understand internet technologies; terminology; and the workflow of a typical digital project lifecycle. You should have experience working in an environment involving developers and creative teams. You will work closely with the development, creative and project management teams. The Product Director will oversee your work. As part of your responsibilities, you will analyse client project requirements and assist in providing solutions that match these requirements; make appropriate recommendations during the UX / Prototyping phase that will positively impact the design process. You will drive the client requirements gathering during the Planning Phase of a project; and then liaising with the QA team during the QA and solution testing for your projects. Basically, owning the end-to-end solution. CORE VALUES & CHARACTER TYPE Shows Integrity Takes Initiative & Develops Innovation Ability to step back and ask the right questions in order to figure out a problem and then plan the appropriate solution. Ability to identify and separate the controllables from the uncontrollables in a situation. Calms down when a situation becomes chaotic, as opposed to getting caught up in the moment and taken along with it. Not afraid to ask “why”. KEY REQUIREMENTS & SKILLS A degree or similar qualifications 3+ years within an IT, development or digital agency environment Experience working with Waterfall / Agile / SCRUM methodologies and ability to refine & merge processes accordingly Experience writing up a Scope or Sitemap, along with Functional Specification Document formulation Experience using project management tools like ActiveCollab, JIRA, Asana End to end project testing and ability to implement ‘Testing & QA’ processes Excellent website analytics; data analysis and numerical skills Knowledge of SEO best practices is advantageous A good knowledge of the terminology and technical aspects related to internet technologies. Ideally (but not mandatory), you need to understand what most of the following terms mean and in which context to use them: Content Management Systems (CMS); Databases; ASP.Net; PHP; HTML; JavaScript; AJAX; SQL; Mobile frameworks; API’s; SEO; and Hosting            Understanding of Website & CMS products such as WordPress, WooCommerce, Shopify. Advanced skills in Microsoft Office & Google Docs (Excel/Sheets, Word/Docs, PowerPoint/Slide) – are essential Competent skills in Balsamiq, Photoshop and InVision - this is essential. Experience creating high quality, well-formed and well-written documentation Razor sharp eye for detail – you don’t miss anything! Military-like organizational and time management skills, with the ability to comfortably juggle multiple projects/tasks A team player with good interpersonal skills to deal with various personalities Excellent command of the English language, both written and verbal A passion for UX & UI - is essential Prepared to travel, if necessary  
R450 - R500 hourly
Definitive Recruitment Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
07 Apr, 2018
Contractor
Certified Scrum Master 3+ years’ experience as Scrum master on Software Development projects Strong Project Management background to handle Hybrid (Agile | Waterfall) type projects when required Ability to drive Agile principles within the teams and a level of coaching to team members and stakeholders Strong leadership and communications skills Be able to present the company professionally in front of the customer on all communications channels Able to handle a high-pressure environment to ensure successful delivery of projects
R30,000 - R35,000 monthly
Definitive Recruitment Stellenbosch, South Africa
07 Apr, 2018
Full time
Salary package :  Basic R30K + subsidised benefits + guaranteed 13th cheque Minimum of 5 years web development experience using ASP.NET and Microsoft technologies. Diploma in Information Technology required. Proficient in C#, HTML, JavaScript, CSS and ASP.Net 4 (or later). Working knowledge of Visual Studio 2013(or later) and Team foundation Server 2010 (or later) and SQL Server 2008 (or later). Advantage if you have the following skills – MVC, jQuery, REST, JSON and XML. Exposure to software development lifecycle. A passion for new technologies and an eagerness to learn and grow. Be a team player Key Outputs: Rewarding web development career using current technologies, responsible for technical design and development of corporate web applications and websites. Developing responsive mobile and user friendly interfaces. Service maintenance requests for system changes and bug fixes. Application testing Questions: Please fill in the application question(s) below: General Do you have a minimum of 5 years web development experience using ASP.NET and Microsoft technologies? Do you have a Diploma in Information Technology? In which of the following are you Proficient: C#, HTML, JavaScript, CSS and ASP.Net 4
R450 - R500 hourly
Definitive Recruitment Gauteng / Sandton
07 Apr, 2018
Contractor
Relevant degree or diploma in Information Technology or Software Development § Need to have a solid development background which is not older than 4+ years § Preferred Java or C#.Net development background (Customer moving from C#.Net to Java) § 6 – 8+ years’ experience (with 4+ years as Solutions architect) § IT Software experience as Solutions Architect is a must with Banking experience as a nice-to-have § Be able to present the company professionally in front of the customer on all communications platforms & channels § Able to handle a high-pressure environment to ensure successful delivery of tasks
R25,000 - R30,000 monthly
Definitive Recruitment Cape Town, South Africa
07 Apr, 2018
Full time
You will work closely with the design, development & QA teams within The Agency. The Operations Manager will oversee your work and provide guidance and assistance where required. As Project Manager you will be the custodian of the project and ensure that the project gets from A to B on time, within budget and of a great standard and quality. You will be the filter between the client and The Agency, funneling and directing all information to the relevant team(s) and approaching your work in a proactive manner.  Key requirements: three (3) years of Project Management / Account Management / People Management experience. Competent computer skills (ideally on Mac OS), Google Docs & Sheets. Competent with Microsoft Office Able to work with any PM, Bug Tracking and/or Time Tracking Software (Jira, Asana, Trello, BugHerd, Time Doctor etc). - ActiveCollab is a bonus. A holistic understanding of website and mobile app Frontend in terms of UX design, UI (User Interface) and how the code manipulates the frontend user interface. Does not need to be able to design, just understand how it works. Holistic understanding of how Frontend, API & Backend development operates and the ability to communicate this simply to outside parties. Does not need to know how to code, just understands how it works. Understanding of development and project management processes and methodologies including common roles, responsibilities, and key deliverables. Knowledgeable and can comfortably talk about WordPress, WooCommerce, eCommerce, Shopify etc. platforms Web Development / Design / QA experience will be advantageous. Communicates clearly in all areas - email, phone, face-to-face. Can work independently, with minimal informational inputs.