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Application Developer Job Description

What is the role of an Application Developer?

As an Application Developer, also known as a software developer, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining code for software applications based on the requirements of a business. Among the duties of an Application Developer are customising computer programs for users, designing prototypes, applying, and testing the source code, and troubleshooting software issues.

Responsibilities

  • Developing and maintaining code for software applications based on the requirements of the business

  • Debugging and testing source code

  • Installing updates and improvements to existing applications

  • Regularly conduct security and performance tests

  • Troubleshoot and resolve security threats, viruses, or errors that are affecting an applications performance

  • Enhance the app development process, and constantly look for ways to improve applications

  • Work alongside a group of IT experts to develop the requirements for new apps

  • Produce high-quality source code in order to complete applications on time and within set deadlines

Tech Stack

  • Angular

  • Java

  • Knowledge of at least one programming language (e.g., JavaScript, Oracle, Node, Python etc.)

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Qualifications

  • Previous experience as an Application Developer or in a similar role

  • Computer Science degree or another relevant degree

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Great analytical skills

  • A thorough understanding of programming and software design

  • Detail oriented with a problem-solving mentality

  • Previous experience developing and implementing software 

  • A team player who is able to work collaboratively with various colleagues