Type of employment:
Learnership
No of positions available:
1
Response Deadline:
30/1/2012
Key Purpose:
DISCOVERY IS OFFERING THE OPPORTUNITY OF A LIFE TIME. WE ARE LOOKING FOR AN ENTHUSIASTIC AND DEDICATED SOUTH AFRICAN TO JOIN OUR SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT INTERNSHIP.

The Internship programme is for learners/students who are studying toward a 3 year diploma or degree and require work experience in order to graduate or gain professional registration;
Or for unemployed post graduates who need work experience.

This Internship’s core focus will be systems development
Please note: This opportunity is being advertised in accordance with the company's Employment Equity initiatives.

GUIDELINES FOR APPLYING TO THE INTERNSHIP:
• Please ensure that you apply only if you meet the minimum criteria in order to be eligible for the Internship
• You must have a valid SA ID
Who can Apply;
•Only applicants who are currently on their 2nd or 3rd year level of study.
•Post graduates, who graduated in the last 6 months.
Competencies:
Learning and researching
Delivering results and meeting customer expectations
• Applying expertise and technology
• Adapting and responding to change
• Analyzing
• Creating and innovating
• Coping with pressure and setbacks
• Planning and organizing
Ability to foresee problems and to code for these problems
• Ability to take ownership and accountability
• Ability to work under pressure and to multi-task
• Drive and initiative to get things done
• Ability to deal with complexity and migrate between detail and high level requirements.
• Team work
• Innovative & Creative
Qualifications & Experience:
Candidates must:


Be South African Citizens;

Hold a valid & recognised matric

Have effective communication skills in the English language;
Must not be currently employed or have more than 6 months work experience

Essential knowledge:
• Intermediate understanding of Enterprise JAVA
• Basic understanding of UML (Unified Modeling Language)
• Basic understanding of Object Oriented Programming
• Basic understanding of SQL (structured query language)
• Basic understanding of XML (extendable markup language)

Essential education
• Matric
• Programming certificate
• Completed (not more than past 6 months) or studying toward an IT related Diploma / Degree
•BSc (IT/Computer Science)
• Familiarity with Oracle databases and Web logic application servers
•Formal Java Qualification

Link to Apply: http://www.discoverycareers.co.za