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Software Engineering Manager. JHB, R1.2Mil P/A(neg)

Job Title: Software Engineering Manager. JHB, R1.2Mil P/A(neg)
Location: Johannesburg
Salary: R1.2Mil P/Annum
Contact Name: Cara Schickerling
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Job Published: December 07, 2017 14:59

Job Description

Very rare opportunity to for a Software Engineering Manager to take the lead in this HIGHLY successful FINTECH Business, leading a  multitude of  FULL STACK multi-disciplinary AGILE teams that are currently responsible for developing all DIGITAL projects for the Retail Investment space.
This Software Engineering Manager  role is based in Johannesburg and is paying R1.2Mil P/A
Operating within the largest Investment & Insurance Organisation in Africa, this highly successful FINTECH Business is  responsible for implementing a multitude  of DIGITAL RETAIL INVESTMENT applications, products & services across the entire Group. Another primary function of this business is to introduce MACHINE LEARNING & ANAYTICS  in order to better aggregate & interrogate their customer information in their search for deeper customer centricity.
Working at this organisation gives you the opportunity to work in  FAST-PACED, AGILE & DEVOPS  environment, but still be part of a reputable, award-winning Brand. 
You will be responsible for creating a fully-fledged DEVOPS & AGILE environment, coaching the software & larger organisation on AGILE & DEVOPS practices.
Working with the Technical Leads  on architecture and technology related tasks, assisting as & where it is necessary. 
You will need to work closely with the Chief Digital Officer, offering advise & assisting in the greater strategic implementations.
You will be responsible for building up the technology community, presenting at tech meet-ups & conferences, participating on online forums etc.
B.Sc/B.Com /BTech/ND- Information Systems, IT, Computer Science  etc
5+ years Software Engineer/Development experience
2+ years Leadership  & Management experience
Excellent DeVos & Agile practices experience
Expert Development skills, including some hands on experience coding in web & some JS frameworks – Angular, React or Node.JS
If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.