j5 International Careers

Enhance Your Career With a Growing Market Leader

j5 International is a growing multinational company with a diverse and talented workforce. Our employees are the foundation of our international success and we have representatives across continents.

Our head office is situated on the Isle of Man which is part of the British Isles. Our development and technical teams are based in our office in Cape Town, South Africa. j5 International also has offices in the United States of America, Australia, Japan, Singapore and the United Kingdom.

We are constantly developing j5 Operations Management Software and are always looking for talented individuals who can help take our products to the next level.

Every day we deal with clients in the Power Generation, Downstream Oil and Gas / Refining, Midstream Oil and Gas / Pipelines, Upstream Oil and Gas / E&P, Petrochemicals, Chemical Manufacturing, Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), Mining, Water, Transport, Particle Acceleration and other fast moving process industries.

Innovative Industry Leading Software

Positive, Fun and Ambitious Work Environment

Worldwide Opportunties

Diverse International Team

Worldwide Office Locations 

j5 International has representatives situated in Africa, Australia, Europe, Japan, Middle East, North America, Singapore and South America.

Career Opportunities

Software Engineer - Cape Town, South Africa

You will join the team that implements j5 software projects from beginning to end for our partners and customers all around the world. Once you have settled into the team and become familiar with our product, people and processes, we shall help you to specialize in your areas of greatest strength and interest. This could include one or more of understanding our clients’ needs, designing solutions to meet those needs, project management, software development, quality assurance, training, documentation, product configuration, onsite services and ongoing support.

 

Required Qualifications, Experience and Skills

  •  Degree(s) in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or Engineering
  • Exceptional academic and non-academic record
  • Excellent problem solving and time management skills
  • Excellent teamwork, people, presentation and communication skills
  • Desire to travel internationally
  • Coding experience preferred

To apply please send a covering letter, CV and full academic transcripts to ziyandam@j5int.com

Technical Writer - Cape Town, South Africa

We are expanding our Product Development team with productive and highly talented individuals to join our growing Cape Town team in a variety of roles, including Technical Writer.

 

Your Role

Our Product team designs and develops j5 enterprise software products that help our customers manage their operations. Your role as Technical Writer will be to create and improve the documentation that forms part of our software product; to produce training materials for our partners and customers; assisting with quality testing while also making constructive suggestions for improving user experience.

 

Required Qualifications, Experience and Skills

You will need: proven experience in technical writing; a relevant tertiary level degree; the ability to master new software; the ability to write clearly, concisely, effectively and appropriately for system integrators and operations personnel; the ability to design illustrations that enhance what is written; the ability to provide constructive ideas for improving user experience; high attention to detail. Experience in engineering, process industries or writing software documentation would be beneficial.

 

To apply please send a covering letter, CV and full academic transcripts to ziyandam@j5int.com. Please note: this is a Cape Town-based role.

Software Engineer - Cape Town, South Africa

You will join the team that implements j5 software projects from beginning to end for our partners and customers all around the world. Once you have settled into the team and become familiar with our product, people and processes, we shall help you to specialize in your areas of greatest strength and interest. This could include one or more of understanding our clients’ needs, designing solutions to meet those needs, project management, software development, quality assurance, training, documentation, product configuration, onsite services and ongoing support.

 

Required Qualifications, Experience and Skills

  • Degree(s) in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or Engineering
  • Exceptional academic and non-academic record
  • Excellent problem solving and time management skills
  • Excellent teamwork, people, presentation and communication skills
  • Desire to travel internationally
  • Coding experience preferred

To apply please send a covering letter, CV and full academic transcripts to: ziyandam@j5int.com

The closing date for applications is Sunday 27th of May 2018.

Support Software Engineer - Cape Town, South Africa

You will be joining the j5 International Support Team that provides software support service to our customers and partners. You will build up an in depth knowledge of our product suite so as to be able to provide resolutions to reported defects and respond to queries. Remedying defects involves reproducing the error in the software, diagnosing its cause, producing code to correct it, testing the software patch, and then deploying it to the customer.

 

Required Qualifications, Experience and Competencies

  • Degree(s) in Computer Science, or Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or Engineering
  • Strong academic record
  • Identifying, researching, diagnosing, and resolving client issues
  • Client liaison and etiquette, with an embedded mindset of delivering a positive customer experience
  • The ability to handle multiple, competing priorities while maintaining high quality standards
  • Good team player who is willing to learn and grow
  • 2 to 3 year’s programming experience in a client facing role is essential
  • Knowledge and experience working with one or more programming languages

To apply, please send covering letter, CV and full academic transcripts to: ziyandam@j5int.com

The closing date for applications is Sunday 27th of May 2018.

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