What is a Developer?

Well done, you called it. You knew the world would go tech so you made sure you beat the masses to it. Our developers are changing the way a lot of things get done in the student market. They’re developing products that will revolutionise, amongst other industries, tutoring, bursaries, student jobs and even applications to tertiary institutions. This is brand new territory, and we’re smashing it up.

Description

The position will entail you leading a team of developers, guiding them and showing off your technical prowess. It requires proven experience designing, creating and maintaining web apps using Microsoft ASP/C# technologies. New hires will be placed into challenging positions and be pushed to innovate in their arenas in order to improve company-wide efficiency. They will be expected to advance their knowledge in their field continuously and provide valuable insights to the team.

This position is for someone who believes that they can contribute to the company’s disruption and innovation in the education space. It is for someone who is passionate about helping people and who has a ‘can do’ attitude towards every hurdle.

Key Characteristics:

  • Proactive – meaning, if you aren’t competent with all of the Key and Bonus Skill Areas (on the right), you will be by the time we’ve received your application.
  • Creative – the ability to innovate is a vital part of our work and we don’t go anywhere without our creativity.
  • Results focussed – it is important that everything you do makes the boat move faster.
  • Professional communicator – it’s like the modern day respect to take communication seriously.

Please note that we are accepting applications for both senior and junior developer positions!

Key Skill Areas

  • ASP.net in C#
  • Web API framework
  • MVC framework
  • Javascript
  • jQuery
  • Knockout JS
  • MongoDB (no SQL)
  • Azure

Bonus Skill Areas

  • Experience with WordPress
  • Graphic Design
  • Ping Pong

Location

  • Applicants for this position must be located in Cape Town (or be willing to relocate).