Senior Full stack Engineer – Java

What we do

Blue Bean Software is a premier custom software and product development IT company, delivering custom-made solutions for large enterprises as well as dynamic start-ups.

We pride ourselves in taking on and solving complex problems as well as high stake projects through the use of a balanced combination between tech savvy and a deep understanding of a client’s needs.

We have a prominent presence in the financial services industry and have started to branch out into other industries such as agritech and healthtech.

Who we are

At Blue Bean Software, we believe in creating an environment where like-minded software engineers are able to express themselves freely and pursue their individual and professional growth. We further encourage individuals to master their respective skill sets whilst effectively working within teams to overcome challenges and accomplish set goals.

At Blue Bean Software, we firmly believe in maintaining a culture of self-motivation, integrity and trust to drive productivity.

How we work

We have a flat organisational structure and value collaboration between our teams. We further believe in empowering individual team members to ensure agile decision-making and streamlined communication across all teams to deliver efficient and effective customer service at all times.


  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather and analyse business requirements, translating them into technical specifications.
  • Design, develop, and implement robust and scalable web applications using Java, React, and Angular.
  • Build reusable and maintainable code, following best practices and coding standards.
  • Develop and consume RESTful APIs to integrate front-end applications with back-end systems.
  • Collaborate with UI/UX designers to create intuitive and visually appealing user interfaces.
  • Ensure application performance, security, and reliability through effective testing and optimisation.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical issues, ensuring smooth system functionality.
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends and advancements in Java, React, and Angular technologies.
  • Mentor and provide technical guidance to junior team members.

Your skills and experience:

  • 7+ years of software development experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Full Stack Engineer with expertise in Java, React, and Angular.
  • Strong knowledge of Java programming language and Java-based frameworks (Spring, Spring Boot, Hibernate, etc.).
  • Proficiency in front-end technologies such as React, Angular, JavaScript, HTML, and CSS.
  • Experience with RESTful API development and integration.
  • Familiarity with databases (SQL, NoSQL) and data modeling.
  • Solid understanding of software development principles, design patterns, and best practices.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS or Azure.
  • Knowledge of containerisation technologies (Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Familiarity with DevOps practices and CI/CD pipelines.

Additional Information:


  • Ability to give input into innovative solutions
  • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Self-motivated and a self-starter
  • Ability to work in a team environment
Job Category: Engineering
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Johannesburg

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