Junior Developer (GoogleScript)
|Job Title:||Junior Developer (GoogleScript)|
|Job Published:||September 12, 2017 10:02|
YOU are looking for an inspiring opportunity. You are interested in gaining knowledge and developing in the Information Systems area in an international environment, within diverse, cross cultural teams. You are an enthusiastic, action oriented and highly committed individual with an excellent problem solving attitude and a team player.
The role will be primarily focused toward development and support of Google (incl. mobile) based business applications and tools. Contribute to the design, planning and delivery of these solutions, including, but not exclusively, data and business requirement gathering, management of project priority lists and plans. This role will involve the knowledge transfer to the individual businesses and development of tools, with full support of the local South Africa Google Services and UK teams. The position also requires the production and presentation of monthly reports on project status and developments.
This role will specifically work with business and IT teams, to identify opportunities, develop specification and deliver cost effective solutions, including support documentation and training material. This may include carrying out 1-1 and group training sessions yourself.
The position may require travel, but full use of virtual technology such as Google Hangouts and other collaboration tools is expected to be the default to deliver low cost deployment.
Coaching and Mentorship will be provided.
Key Responsibilities and Duties
Deployment of Google (or other) based suite of tools and philosophy to improve and to engage through two way communication including all levels of the organisation.
Productivity and Effectiveness
The transfer of the knowledge will drive productivity and effectiveness for, frontline colleagues and management, administration and back office functions.
Assist businesses to prioritise projects, maximise ROI and speed of delivery.
Report on a regular basis formally on progress
Maintain on-going project plans for review at any time
Key Performance Indicators
● Deliver time to project plan
● Quality of documentation and training material
● Quality of tools and applications in line with business requirements
● Continuous Improvement and to drive the adoption of Google and other suite of products
Work Experience and Skills
Knowledge of various frameworks - jQuery, Angular Graphic Design experience
Basic database design and admin - SQL Google Apps Administration
Strong Communication Skills Scrum Agile framework
Project delivery experience
Good Presentation Skills
High-Level Google Apps User
Documentation - Procedures, Work Instructions and User Guides
Advanced Microsoft Office\Google Apps, specifically Excel\Google Sheets functions and charts
Ability to work unsupervised
Academic Qualifications/Trade Qualifications
Educated to Degree Level in Software Development\Information Systems\Technology Project Management
Personal Qualities and Behavioural Traits
Attention to Detail Tenacious
Problem Solver Engaging
Positive attitude Pro-active
Self motivated Displays sense of humour
Strong self-management skills Deadline driven
Quick and adaptable learner, grasp new ideas, concepts and material High-Level multimedia user
Ability to work flexibly