Technical Software Lead

A growing, global company in Umhlanga is looking for talented Software Team Leads.

What’s great about the company?

  • You’d get to work on unique and interesting projects: They produce world class, simulation products for the national and international market
  • Collaborative work environment (Agile)
  • Flexi hours
  • Study benefits
  • Casual work attire
  • and if that’s not enough to sell you, they have a coffee machine!

Your role?

  • Playing a rather important role in advancing world class simulation technologies by ensuring all software is developed to our clients’ needs and meets standards.
  • Coach and mentor development teams in best practices.
  • Participate in technical development strategies.
  • Manage scope, ensure requirements are correctly captured and documented with technical analyst.
  • Ensure user stories, product backlog and development specification are correctly documented.
  • Identify risks and implement relevant risk strategies.
  • First level analysis of issues raised.
  • Filter and feedback to team.
  • Participate in an Agile environment
  • Host client acceptance test procedures, note all observations, and negotiate any changes.
  • Participate in team performance strategy.

Qualifications / Skills required to apply?

  • 5+ years software development experience (Must have)
  • Relevant IT tertiary degree (Must have)
  • C# experience (Must have)
  • Strong collaboration and technical skills required.
  • Unity 3D, Unreal Engine experience (advantageous)
  • Game development experience (advantageous)
  • Project Manager, SCRUM master or equivalent (advantageous)
  • Conflict and performance management
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Analytical and solution oriented thinking
  • Negotiation skills
  • Planning and Organization skills

Salary?

Market related – a cliché, we know, but let’s talk anyway

Contact?

sam@proappoint.co.za or call 031 265 2000