Application Support Specialist X 2 Job at South African Civil Aviation Authority – in Midrand, Gauteng

Company South African Civil Aviation Authority

Reference # Application Support Specialist X2 2021

Published 25/11/2021

Contract Type Contract

36 Months

Salary Market Related

Location Midrand, Gauteng, South Africa

Duration 36 Months


To provide technical application support to all users within the SACAA. Provide support relating to various applications, system-level software, enhancements of applications and assist with analysing the necessary application requirements.

Job Functions Information Technology

Industries Aviation


Software Analyses & Testing

Investigate and analyse existing system and recommend installation or up gradation of a new system

Ensure that software’s are tested

Review and provide recommendations for continuous improvement of software to ensure improved effectiveness and efficiencies

Ensure that system tests for applications are conducted prior to implementation

Participate in JAD sessions; conduct end user training as and when required

Systems Development & Configuration

Develop new systems or conduct application improvements on existing systems within the organisation

Conduct configuration of systems to ensure that client needs are met

Eradicate tedious workflows and duplication on existing applications or systems Develop Data flows

Automate existing business processes

Develop business reports and templates

Software Upgrades

Manage and monitor software upgrades

Test and implement new software releases

System Enhancements

Enhance existing systems and conduct performance improvements

System Maintenance and Support

Provide efficient system maintenance and support

Analyse and provide solutions for recurring production issues

Respond to system issues, end-user queries and maintenance requests within ICT service level agreement

Systems Integration

Integrate various systems in the organisation

The SACAA will process applications as soon as possible. If you have not heard from us within 90 days after your CV has been received by us, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Employment equity candidates will be preferred in line with our Employment Equity targets .

“All SACAA appointments are subject to S98 of the Civil Aviation Act, 13 of 2009 and all successful candidates will be subjected to security vetting”.


National Diploma in Information Technology or a related NQF 6 qualification.

3-5 years work experience in Application Maintenance and Support .

3-5 years experience in Java Programming

Job Closing Date 10/12/2021

About the Company

Company: South African Civil Aviation Authority –

Company Location:  Midrand, Gauteng

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