An innovative investment firm requires a dynamic Technical Lead who will play a key part in leading one of their development teams in.
The successful applicant to be based in Johannesburg. As this is a hands-on role, you will also be involved in adding and maintaining features to world-class software and be involved in all facets of the software development process.
You will liaise with other Senior IT Members in Cape Town and make sure that the technical vision of the company is translated and preserved.
Part of this includes performing management duties such as career guidance and performance appraisals.
As Technical Lead you will ensure the design of clear and simple solutions and that elegant robust code is written as well as provide guidance in troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
The company has adopted a Microservices architecture with RESTful API’s predominantly written in Scala, with many built in Go.
These Microservices are built and deployed on an elastic containerized infrastructure supported and managed on premises through Kubernetes.
As a team, the best practices are applied in user experience, DevOps, web application architecture, solution design, scaling and testing.