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Senior Developer | Gaming | Century City

We view our client as one of the top digital organisations in South Africa, who provide marketing and support services to millions of clients across the globe. They are based in very trendy and upmarket offices in Century City, Cape Town. A multi billion-dollar global giant in their field, they are able to attract the very best talent in South Africa, and retain them. They are currently looking for a Senior Developer to join their team.

Job description

Supporting and enhancing existing products as well as developing new products to meet customer demands and requirements. Working in a fast paced environment where you will be expected to work on multiple short term projects with focus on delivering code into production for rapid adoption and consumption. 

End to end ownership and pride in work is a must as well as the ability work with others is key. You will be working alongside our clients’ customer bridging the gap between customer and supplier in a newly formed team where they operate with the agility and flexibility of a start-up while having the backing of a well-established and successful market leader in the gaming field. 

Developers are expected to be innovative and creative when finding solutions for complex problems, as well as the ability to absorb a large domain and eager to learn something new every day. Provide technical leadership to analyse, design and produce quality software and documentation by adhering to and improving the teams’ standards and best practices. Supports team alignment with organizational initiatives and objectives whilst safeguarding the architecture and growing product awareness.

Duties include, but not limited to:

Develop and maintain software: Analyses requirements and creates an appropriate software design, in conjunction with other Developers, according to best practice and organizational initiatives and objectives across product, where required.

Mentor team members

Update and report on status on the team

Comprehensively creates and maintains documentation of the software and system design and implementation, according to documentation standards

Review, support and maintain code

Drive improvements of team’s quality standards and processes

This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities. The job holder may be required to complete any other reasonable duties in order to achieve business objectives.

 

Even the most experienced talent should have the opportunity to expand and improve their skill sets in many advanced areas of knowledge at this employer.   

If you have the right attitude and right aptitude, we can assure you that room for growth at this employer is unprecedented.  

They firmly believe in staying up to date with latest technologies, so you’ll be working with the latest tech at international standards.  

Whilst this is a very modern and fast paced organisation, the atmosphere is also relaxed.  Leave those suits and ties at home, but please wear something. 

Our client doesn’t believe that sitting in traffic for hours each day is necessary so working hours are flexible, with core working hours between 9am and 4pm.   

To keep you healthy, stress free, and happy – they provide nutritious meals (free of course), serve cappuccinos from their coffee bar, provide free access to the gym, and of course there are free massages from their wellness therapist when you need it the most.  

Our client is able to pay top dollar to attract and retain top talent in South Africa and offer excellent end of year bonuses based on company and individual performance.  The company is outperforming though, so for now, the rest is up to you.

Work hard and play hard?  Head on down to the bar every Friday afternoon, try your hand at Poker on Thursday evenings, enjoy regular team building events such as white river rafting, and so much more. 

Most of all they have created a culture second to none.  Small on egos; big on energy.  Possibly the most employee centric client we’ve come across.  Ever.

If you meet with our requirements and think you could be a match then you’ll want to pop your CV to info@anniemercer.co.za.  

Requirements

• 5 years software development experience
• Experience working with MSSQL
• Experience with C# Development
• Exposure to Kafka, RabbitMQ, ElasticSearch and cloud services would be advantageous
• Good understanding of the product life cycle
• Relevant tertiary qualification
• Knowledge sharing
• Appropriate technology used and stay abreast with new technologies

Category

Location

Century City, Cape Town

Available

Interested in this position?

If you feel you are a good fit for this role, kindly send your CV to info@anniemercer.co.za. In your email, please feel free to tell us why you are an excellent fit for the role and also include your current earnings and notice period. We look forward to chatting with you.