Job title: SENIOR FRONT-END DEVELOPER – be Technical Lead in GAMES DEVELOPMENT – R1.1M – R1.3M – CAPE TOWN (Hybrid)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: ZAR 1,300,000.00
Location: Cape Town
Job published: 26/09/2022
Job ID: 39008

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity for a SENIOR FRONT-END DEVELOPER to take on a TECHNICAL LEAD role within the exciting Online GAMES DEVELOPMENT Sector.

 

Based in CAPE TOWN (hybrid remote/office), this SENIOR FRONT-END DEVELOPER role offers a salary of R1.1M – R1.3M.

 

THE COMPANY:

This SOFTWARE HOUSE & DIGITAL MEDIA STUDIO is the most successful producer of Online GAMES. They have engineered, designed, produced and run the most famous and successful Online GAMES.

The company has an extraordinarily skilled team of Software Engineers, located across South Africa, the UK, and Europe.

 

THE ROLE:

Joining the team in CAPE TOWN, as a Senior Front-End Developer, you will assume a key position within the GAMES DEVELOPMENT industry.

The role requires TECHNICAL LEADERSHIP of the team, who analyse, design and produce quality software which stand as the front ends of the biggest and most played Games in the world!

As part of the role you will be responsible for safeguarding the architecture, whilst growing and enhancing product awareness.

 

Your responsibilities will include:

Acquiring and maintaining in-depth knowledge of your Gaming Product Portfolio, and understanding their internal and external dependencies.
Analysing requirements and creating an appropriate software design, in conjunction with other Developers, according to best practice and organisational initiatives and objectives.
Assisting and guiding team members with their requirement analysis and design.
Collaborating with senior colleagues in creating and maintaining the team's SDLC.
Creating appropriate task estimates and reviews them with the team.

Ensuring that the development does not compromise the quality or functionality of the software.
Providing technical leadership in understanding the project complexity, scope and risk for your products.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS:

At least 5 years Front-End Software Development experience.

Technology stack experience required:

JavaScript

TypeScript

HTML

CSS

Angular/React/Polymer

Some architectural design experience.

Strong team leadership capabilities.