Golden opportunity for a SENIOR DEVELOPER to BECOME a TECHNICAL LEAD & build a NEW TRAVEL & TRANSPORT ECOMMERCE PLATFORM for this Global Company that is in the process of establishing a TECH TEAM in their offices in Irene Centurion.
This TECHNICAL LEAD role is paying around the R70k p/m (would be negotiable for the right person). They also offer daily breakfasts & snacks, regular social functions, quarterly staff awards and more.
With the head office in the UK, this leading provider of transportation services operates across over 750 locations across the world & have provided over 3 million customers with a fast, simple & effective solution to private, taxi, shuttle, coach, boat and helicopter services.
At the heart of their business is Technology and their core Platform which their WEBSITE & MOBILE APPLICATIONS run off has evolved over the years from being predominately MICROSOFT built to a MIXED STACK which will includes GOOGLE CLOUD TECHNOLOGY.
As the TECHNICAL LEAD you be responsible for the build of all new functionally of the online core platform, leading all the design & code reviews as well as managing a team of about 8 developers. You will need to develop and manage all end-to-end technical projects, ensuring on-time delivery – this is an AGILE environment so timely delivery will be key.
They are currently moving away from a predominantly MICROSOFT environment to a MIXED STACK & you will need to have a good grasp of multiple development languages in order to assist with the establishment of best practices & appropriate architectural and technical decisions.
• AGILE /SCRUM certificate would be an advantage.
• Solid Database experience – MYSQL, Oracle, SQL Server.
• Some Scripting skills – Bash, Perl.
• Good HTML5, CSS skills.
• Understanding of web technologies & internet protocols – XML, JSON, REST, HTTP, TCP/IP.
• Google Cloud experience will be a MASSIVE advantage .
• Experience as TECHNICAL LEAD would be a big advantage.
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