Specialist: System Analyst

Posting Country:  South Africa
Date Posted:  26 May 2023
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodacom, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference. 

Role purpose:


This role is responsible for technical analysis, low-level design and leading the implementation of features and capabilities across the CRM domain using the SCRUM Agile Framework. 

Your responsibilities will include:

Design end-to-end solutions and cross domain integration artefacts
Work collaboratively with consulting partners and IT teams to ensure high quality of solution delivery
Engage with technology partners, cross-functional IT groups and the Business to maximize effectiveness and efficiency of development in support activities
Engage with team members in the Enterprise Architecture team regarding new technologies and industry trends, offering recommendations for their adoption based on business goals, investments, benefits and risks
Work closely with the Business and IT teams to understand business strategy and contribute to achievement of business goals
Provide oversight and standards for technical documentation of applications.
Encourage best practice and knowledge sharing with partners and cross-functional groups
Manage the overall technical design and delivery of solutions

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

Bachelor’s degree or a 3-year National Diploma in IT, Computer Science, or Engineering - Essential
3-5 years of Strong technical knowledge of Java, API and web development technologies and Frameworks- Required
3+ years Agile SCRUM experience


Core competencies, knowledge and experience:

Strong technical knowledge of Java and web based development technologies and suites required
Knowledge of emerging technologies/industry trends along with the ability to leverage them in application development and support initiatives
Estimation techniques for scaled agile
Adeptness to engage as a consultative face of IT to the Business and enable technology to address business challenges and improve operational efficiency
Skill to integrate new technologies with existing business initiatives and understanding the business processes and customer needs
Web-scale cloud-native architectures including IaaS, PaaS and SaaS


Closing date for Applications: 8 June 2023.


The base location for this role is, Vodacom Midrand Campus.

The Company’s approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an Equal Opportunities employer, we actively encourage and welcome people with various disabilities to apply.
Vodacom is committed to an organizational culture that recognizes, appreciates, and values diversity & inclusion.

Commitment from Vodacom

Vodacom is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognized, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodacom you will have access to our excellent flexible benefits programme that you would expect from any global company.