Head of Software Development - Johannesburg

Posted on: 17th September, 2020

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Job Description

Job Title: Head of Software Development

Location: Johannesburg

Salary: Up to R120,000PM

Job Description

- As a Head of Software Development, you will be working and collaborating to ensure that the delivery of software solutions and products are met to a high standard for the required need for the business. 

- Management, strategy, architectural design, technical delivery are just some of the areas of focus that is entailed with this role. 

- Collaborating with the CIO, Business Owners, Project Owners, Technical Leads and Delivery Leads - you will play an integral part in the day to day operations of this rapidly expanding company.

Role & Responsibilities:

- Develop and deliver a technical vision and direction for the business requirements

- Analyse and identify technical trends that would support improve the business

- Lead strategic planning for the business area to achieve the goals

- Collaborating with internal departments and external clients to develop and recommend technologies that support the business

- Lead and manage the software development team to deliver high quality software and architecture

- Working closely with Project Managers, Business Owners etc to deliver on agreed outcomes

- As well as the above you will be working with the following management tasks

- Maintain up to date knowledge of the trends, emerging technologies and best software engineering practices

- Any technical problems are solved in a timely manner

- Manage, mentor, share and educate the organisations management, staff, customers inline with the software vision

- Establish practices and standards to meet internal performances

Skills, Experiences and Qualifications needed

- Experience with establishing and implementing IT strategy, policies and procedures

- Project experience with multiple technologies including .NET, API, Angular & Azure

- Providing architectural solutions within the last 12 months of projects

Ability to discern user requirements and develop specifications

- Track record of working with the Microsoft Tech Stack - .NET Core, Azure, MVC

Creative thinking

Measuring work


Problem Solving

Benefits include:

2 days remote work

Flexi time

Free coffee

Bonuses + Salary increases

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Wish you all the best

Job Details

Job Location:
Gauteng, South Africa
Company Industry:
Company Type:
Recruitment Agency
Employment Status:
Full Time Jobs
Experience Required:
10 - 15 years
Minimum Qualification Required:
Bachelor's degree
Monthly Salary Range:
More than 50000
Job Ref.:
Job Role:

Company Details

Nigel Frank

1-4 Employees


,Gauteng,South Africa