Software Developer (Editor)

Our client is a Gaming company that loves to push the boundaries. They stay abreast with the very latest in international trends and technologies. Currently our client is looking for a Software Developer (Editor) to join their team.

Job description

Analyse, design and produce quality software and documentation under minimal supervision as per agreed specification by adhering to and improving the defined team standards and best practices while actively engaging with the team.


Develop and maintain software

• Analyses requirements and creates an appropriate software design, in conjunction with Technical Lead and Senior Developers, according to best practice   

• Creates appropriate estimates and reviews them with seniors and the team   

• Develops and releases software as per the team standards and processes to meet the defined specifications or requirements within the agreed time   

• Ensures that the development or maintenance performed does not compromise the quality or functionality of the software   

• Communicates status and escalates on risks and issues appropriately and timeously   

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

• Contributes to the improvement of the team's development standards and processes

Software Quality

• Test the software as per the team's software quality charter   

• Make sure your software does what it supposed to do as per the defined specification   

• Test all changes you made and ensure that existing functionality works as  expected   

• Takes full ownership of quality by working with the QA team to ensure the test plans are of a high quality and cover the full scope of development   

• Actively review and fix all defects found as per the defined quality standards   

• Contributes to the improvement of the team's quality standards and processes   

• Help others improve the quality of their work

Support and maintenance

• Provides support for product related issues in production in a timely manner   

• Provide effective and timely feedback on support issues   

• Provides support to dependent teams

Knowledge sharing

• Readily shares knowledge when tasked or approached   

• Proactively shares knowledge within the team

A Few Perks:

• Fantastic food and snacks to keep your energy levels pumping   

• Amazing offices in world-class locations   

• The ability to further your skills through training and development   

• Working with the best tools and latest technologies   

• Wellness Care   

• Rewards for outstanding performance   

• Spectacular Team builds   

• Flexible Working Arrangements


• Minimum 2-5 year’s software development experience
• A keen interest in game and/or software development
• Relevant qualification

The following experience will be advantageous:

• Experience with any game development engine or technology (e.g. HTML5, Flash, Unity, Cocos, Unreal Engine, DirectX, etc)
• React
• Redux
• Javascript
• CSS and/ or SCSS
• Typescript
• Jest
• Storybook
• Experience with game development



Cape Town, Western Cape