Role description

  • Software development within projects environment
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Application and query design and development.
  • Documentation, testing, support and maintenance.
  • A strong focus on reporting and analytics.
  • Project delivery may require working from client sites.

Qualifications / Technical skills

  • Computer Science, BSc. Engineering in Mechanical Engineering, BSc Computer Engineering or equivalent.
  • Honours or Masters degrees preferable.
  • Strong theoretical programming grounding required.


  • Strong development and analytical skills
  • Comprehensive thought and error handling solutions
  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Able to work effectively
  • Works well in a team
  • Ability to pick up new technologies easily
  • Attention to detail
  • Delivery focused
  • Approaches change positively and adjusts behaviour accordingly
  • Professional consultant approach to work and clients
  • Ability and willingness to move around and work at different client sites

Date required

January 2018


Cape Town, Western Cape


Additional Company Information

Saratoga provides insights and delivers solutions at the interface of legacy and new technologies for progressive, technology-driven organisations through high-performing teams that consistently exceed expectations. Saratoga is majority owned by the JSE-listed AEEI Group and has become a partner of choice to leading corporates in South Africa and internationally since 2000.

People matter at Saratoga

We invest in our people, and develop technology and business experts, by collaborating with clients on meaningful and challenging opportunities. Working at Saratoga means you’ll have access to mentorship, career planning, eCoaching and tech talks. Not based in Cape Town? We offer relocation assistance. Saratoga’s flexi-hours, 20 annual leave days, above-industry salaries, progressive maternity and paternity leave policies and fun staff events ensure you maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Employment Equity requirement

Employment Equity would be highly preferable.