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FRONTEND DEVELOPER (Web App UX/UI) – gain Fullstack skills developing SaaS Cloud Network Platform – CAPE TOWN, R600k – R720K/annum

Job Title: FRONTEND DEVELOPER (Web App UX/UI) – gain Fullstack skills developing SaaS Cloud Network Platform – CAPE TOWN, R600k – R720K/annum
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cape Town
Salary: R600K - R720K/annum
Contact Name: Gary Silbermann
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 19, 2019 14:29

Job Description

An excellent opportunity for a FRONTEND DEVELOPER keen to gain FULLSTACK experience (and training) with a Software Development Company based in CAPE TOWN.

This SOFTWARE COMPANY is a small, international software house with a specialist focus on Developing Cloud based Platforms for complex Enterprise Network Solutions.

The position is based in CAPE TOWN and offers a salary of R600K – R720K/annum.

Operating in both CAPE TOWN and SYDNEY this company is a cloud based management platform for Enterprise Network environments. Their SaaS platform enables engineers to manage their environments simply, reduces operations costs and frees up senior engineers for higher value tasks. As a certified partner of one of the world’s leading Networking Technologies, this FRONTEND DEVELOPER role will expose you to both the newest Development Languages as well as the latest in Enterprise Networking technologies.
The company has a team of highly skilled Software Engineers – you will join a team of 7 people, there is zero micro-management, flexibility and autonomy to create work with tuition from more senior developers.

You must be motivated by sharing knowledge and working closely as part of a dynamic team. You’ll thrive on building a foundation for future products and implementing solutions in the present. You will value programming as a tool for problem solving and consider yourself a generalist.
In this role you will work with the newest technologies and you will be valued in both internal projects as well as in customer facing products. 

Development of new features for the future of the Platform, including web app, APIs and services.
The web app and it's UX/UI will be your primary focus.
Collaborate with colleges across all facets of the business to deliver and launch projects.
Help grow the platform by actively participating in code reviews, pair programming, training and mentoring.

Whilst this role focuses on Frontend and UX/UI, you will gain excellent Fullstack experience. The backend is built exclusively using Google Go (Golang).

Either Computer Science Degree, or equivalent Development experience.
At least 4 years experience shipping production code in any of JS, Go, Ruby, Python or PHP.
Proficient with web technologies and databases (NoSQL and RDBMS) and RESTful APIs.
Ability to think of business concerns beyond engineering and experiences working with cross-functional feature teams.
Passionate about pragmatic code design and strong desire to contribute to a small team.
Knowledge of service-oriented architecture (SOA) and/or micro-services architecture (MSA).
Good understanding of Linux and how to best harness it for performance.

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann 
021 801 5001

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.