Technical Lead (Ref: METL)

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 Technical Lead to be based remotely, anywhere in South Africa. The successful incumbent will be responsible to successfully co-ordinate the resources and processes required to deliver new software or upgrade in either the B2B or B2C segments, i.e., project manage, coordinate, guide and lead the work of the team. The business will rely on this capability as a key resource to providing technical direction and guidance

Main job function

Strategy development and Execution - Work on multiple projects simultaneously and leading the software development requirements from all stakeholder groups within the Business

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

To produce specifications of cloud- based, tiers and interfaces, for translation into detailed designs

Oversee and coordinate the resources and processes required to deliver new software or upgrade in either the B2B or B2C segments i.e., project manage, coordinate and guide the work of the team. Leads specification development, testing, design and daily maintenance of software products and platforms



Minimum Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering/Information Technology or equivalent


Experience programming in multiple languages

Minimum 5 years’ Experience with Node.JS, React and React Native or related JavaScript technologies a MUST

Experience with Linux, Docker, Kubernetes and Cloud technologies

Minimum 5 years’ Experience with high-volume web-based applications

Experience working in an Agile, SCRUM environment

Understanding of dealing with a variety of different customer type



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