Remuneration:Basic salary 
Location:Cape Town
Company:Black Pen Recruitment

Our client, based in Cape Town, needs a smart, dynamic execution focused architect who can help scale a service to meet the needs of rapidly growing, high volume service offering. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to build a high volume, highly reliable platform while demonstrating technical leadership for more junior developers.

You will be a strong technical leader who is able to operate in a high performing team, can creatively balance high quality delivery with customer focus to meet business needs, has excellent communications skills and a proven track record of delivering results in an aggressive and fast-paced environment.

Minimum requirements:
  • Bachelor's or master's degree in computer science, mathematics, electrical engineering, or related field
  • Understanding of basic financial and accounting concepts
  • 10+ years of experience designing, developing, and testing software services
  • Seven+ years of experience with Ruby, Python, Java, or Scala
  • Five+ years of experience with Linux or MacOS
  • Five+ years of experience using Agile development methodologies
  • Hands on experience with the design and development of high volume, highly reliable services
  • Experience integrating real-time machine learning/AI/decision optimization in a big-data (HDFS+Map-Reduce) environment is highly desirable
  • Exerience working in Amazon Web Service environments (EC2, Elastic Beanstalk) is highly desirable

Main duties and responsibilities:
  • Design, implement, and support Jumo’s platform
  • Actively participate in and contribute to architectural and technical stack choices
  • Recommend and implement technical solutions in a phased approach to migrate customers and add partners on to the client platform
  • Diagnose and correct problems with production services
  • Interact with product managers, channel managers, partners, and business stakeholders to define platform requirements
  • Lead small teams of engineers
  • Drive agile project planning process
  • Mentor junior engineers

Suitable candidates are encouraged to submit their CV to .

We look forward to speaking to you then.

Posted on 19 Jun 11:27

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