Software Development Manager (Ref: MESDM)
Remuneration: R

Position in the Information Technology sector in Umhlanga, Durban - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Monday 5 July 2021
Job Description:

Our client is seeking a Software Development Manager, to be based remotely anywhere in South Africa. The successful incumbent will be responsible for providing strategic and operational leadership to the Technology team

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Main job function

To serve both the Customer and Consumer who utilize the platform daily

Managing the Software development requirements from stakeholder groups within the Business – providing oversight to coding software Developers

Identify, assess, plan and implement applications thar are needed to improve business operations in order of priority and alignment with business and technology strategies

Lead the specification, development, testing, design and daily maintenance of software products and platforms

Leadership that enables the development team to work efficiently i.e., coaching, development, goal setting, performance management and people management process



Minimum Degree in Computer Science/Software Engineering/Information Technology




Experience in the Technology field with a proven track record of leading teams

Extensive experience in developing, deploying, and integrating software solutions

Proficiency in documenting processes and monitoring performance metrics

Must also be familiar with a variety of programming languages, codes and processes

Must possess exceptional troubleshooting skills and be able to assess quickly complex programming applications

Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills

Experience working in an e-commerce environment highly advantageous

Has experience in leading the process of preparing life cycles for different projects inclusive of research, development, design, evaluation, testing and delivery



Sources of Personal Information

Personal information may be collected from the following sources

Directly from the person when he/she applies for related employment opportunity with the Company in South Africa. All information gathered during the recruitment process will be used solely for recruitment purposes and may not be shared with external, 3rd parties unless otherwise agreed between both parties. Depending on the outcome on your application, the company may store or discard your application data in line with the company POPI Policy in place.




A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.



Please contact Melanie Els