The Office of the Chief Justice (OCJ) is seeking a skilled and dedicated individual for a Web Developer Vacancy at their National Office in Midrand. This position offers a salary ranging from R444 036 to R532 602 per annum (Level 09). The successful candidate will be required to sign a performance agreement and will play a crucial role in developing, maintaining, and managing the OCJ’s web platforms.

About the Web Developer Vacancy

  • Position: Web Developer
  • Reference Number: 2024/56/OCJ
  • Salary: R444 036 – R532 602 per annum (Level 09)
  • Centre: National Office, Midrand
  • Closing Date: 10 June 2024

Qualifications and Experience

  • Educational Requirements:
    • Grade 12 and a three-year National Diploma/Bachelor’s degree in Web Design, Web Development, Software Development, Multimedia, Computer Science, or an equivalent qualification at NQF level 6 with 360 credits as recognized by SAQA.
  • Experience:
    • Minimum of 3 years in the ICT environment, focusing on developing and managing websites.
    • Experience with ECM solutions, web usability principles, and database management.
    • Familiarity with mobile technology and web-based languages (HTML, CSS,,
    • Experience with Content Management Solutions such as SharePoint, Dot Net Nuke, Joomla, Drupal, and WordPress.
    • Proficiency in web and graphic design software (Visual Studio, Adobe Suite, Adobe Acrobat).
  • Certifications:
    • Microsoft certifications in C++, SQL, JavaScript, Dynamics CRM, SharePoint, or other similar certifications.

Skills and Competencies

  • Solid programming knowledge and experience.
  • Proficiency in UX and client-side technologies (HTML5, CSS, PHP, JQuery, JSON, and mobile frameworks).
  • Knowledge of programming languages and technical terminology.
  • Experience with Azure, CRM Dynamics, and web/mobile technologies.
  • Ability to read and understand complex coding languages.
  • Skills in developing and applying modifications to existing applications.
  • Understanding of SEO processes.
  • Strong knowledge of relational database systems and Object-Oriented Programming.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral).
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, and planning skills.
  • Client orientation and customer focus.
  • Technical skills, decision-making, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Creativity and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivation and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Team player mentality

Key Responsibilities

  1. Website and Server Maintenance:
    • Develop and maintain the organizational websites and servers.
    • Update and manage the OCJ website and intranet.
    • Maintain the quality, design, and style of the website in line with the style guide and policy.
    • Ensure web servers and content are regularly backed up.
    • Maintain the functionality, security, and efficiency of web infrastructure.
  2. Content Management and Support:
    • Edit, review, and design website and intranet content.
    • Provide technical assistance for web applications.
    • Support all website features and solve technical problems.
    • Train and support internal users on website content management.
  3. Security and Compliance:
    • Maintain web platform security.
    • Conduct annual audits of site membership and access.
    • Ensure the security and integrity of all systems and data.
  4. Technical and User Support:
    • Analyse user needs and technical requirements.
    • Keep up to date with emerging technologies and industry trends.
    • Provide training and regular feedback to website content personnel.

Application Process

  • Applications must be submitted on a NEW Z83 form.
  • All shortlisted candidates will undertake a pre-entry practical exercise to assess their suitability for the Web Developer Vacancy. Applications should be submitted by quoting the reference number and addressing the application to:

The Director: Human Resources
Office of the Chief Justice
Private Bag X10
Marshalltown, 2107

Alternatively, hand-deliver applications to:
Office of the Chief Justice, Human Resource Management
188, 14th Road, Noordwyk
Midrand, 1685

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For technical enquiries, contact Mr. T Mohono at (010) 493 8754. For HR-related enquiries, contact Mr. A Khadambi at (010) 493 2500.

This Web Developer Vacancy offers an excellent opportunity for experienced web developers looking to advance their careers in a dynamic and supportive environment. Apply today and become a part of the esteemed This Web Developer Vacancy offers an excellent opportunity for experienced web developers looking to advance their careers in a dynamic and supportive environment.