Cape Town, Western CapePermanentOur client, a multi award winning company based in the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town, offers various hosting solutions to over 40,000 customers.
Voted on more than one occasion as a Best Employer in South Africa, our clients is both customer and employee centric, priding themselves on operating with integrity and delivering on promises.
Rapidly expanding they are looking for a Software Developer. You will form part of a team that will be responsible for the development, integration and maintenance of in-
house developed and 3rd party web applications, providing innovative tools to the power user, ensuring a seamless, intuitive hosting experience to our customers.
Responsibilities Continually drive process and technical improvements within the development team In collaboration with the Product Owner and stakeholders, understand the needs of the customer in order to deliver innovative, robust solutions Participate in all aspects of the software development process Integrate 3rd party applications into the hosting environment Requirements BSc or BTech majoring in Computer Science will be advantageous, however your ability to demonstrate your in-
depth understanding of the web technologies and sound software engineering practices will trump a formal qualification Web development (Ruby, Python or PHP cross skilling may be required) Database design and performance tuning (MySQL or similar) Software development within the Linux / Unix environment Agile development practices (TDD, refactoring, continuous integration, pair programming) Object oriented development Linux systems administration skill will be an advantage Working with an API In return for your expertise they offer free web hosting, a fantastic office environment, 18 days paid leave, life insurance disability cover, funeral benefits, a retirement plan and medical aid.
In addition you’ll enjoy flexible working hours, and 4 months maternity leave.