Job Openings Delphi Developer (Mid-Level)

About the job Delphi Developer (Mid-Level)

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

6-month contract

COMPANY:

A large retail chain based in Cape Town.

LOCATION:

Cape Town (Hybrid working model - 3 days in office, 2 days remote)

JOB OVERVIEW:

This forward-thinking IT team creates custom solutions that empower other company departments. They're passionate about their work and treat everyone with respect colleagues, partners, and the community. They believe in teamwork and a healthy work-life balance, all while maintaining a fun and positive atmosphere.

DESCRIPTION OF POSITION:

The ideal candidate is a Delphi Developer skilled in crafting, maintaining, and improving software applications. This Developer will possess a strong background in software development and exceptional problem-solving abilities. They will thrive in both independent and collaborative environments, working closely with business unit leaders to define, document, and obtain sign-off on requirements. The role demands strong analytical and problem-solving expertise to resolve business and system issues. Proactive identification and recommendation of solutions to address gaps in business processes and systems is a key quality.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • Ability to follow instructions and adhere to standards.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
  • Committed to excellent customer service.
  • Delivering the highest possible quality of work.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Analytical mindset and logical thinker.
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Analyse, develop, test and deliver user requests.
  • Development of strategic innovation projects.
  • Liaise with users to discuss functional spec details.
  • Support current systems.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive documentation for new and existing software applications.
  • Engage with customers and end-users to gather requirements, provide updates, and ensure satisfaction with the delivered software solutions.
  • Technologies:
    • Delphi/ Delphi FMX Framework
    • PostgreSQL Database
    • MySQL Database
    • SQL
    • REST APIs

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • 3 years of proven experience as a Delphi Developer
    or similar role (Pascal, Lazarus/Free Pascal, Database Management Systems (DBMS), and Legacy systems experience).
  • Knowledge of database design and SQL.
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies.

ADVANTAGEOUS SKILLS:

  • Retail Experience will be advantageous.
  • Mobile Development Exposure will be advantageous.

**Please note: If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.