Software Development Manager

Ref No. CLGDB020
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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Our client, one of the biggest technology based solutions company is looking for a skilled Software Development Manager, based in the Southern Suburbs.


Software Development Manager

The Job

You need proven software development capability including hands-on coding expertise.

You also need extensive IT management with direct reports and development experience

Knowledge of the Microsoft development suite including MS SQL server

Solid understanding and knowledge of Microsoft .NET development

Detailed Job description:

Software Development Manager:

Cape Town, South Africa

Job Description:

  • Establish technology standards and ensure compliance across all product lines.
  • Recruit and retain effective talent for the team.
  • Ensure teams are using the appropriate tools and processes in the most effective manner
  • Develop and implement Centre of Excellence for the software development team members
  • Coach and mentor employees in all aspects of software and career development
  • Engage in ongoing collaboration with General Managers, Product Managers, Project Managers and other teams to continually strive for transparent and efficient working relationships.
  • Maintain and evolve measurement tools to assess the team's effectiveness and report regularly to teams and leadership
  • Implement and manage change within the team and across the organization
  • Making process improvements as needed to assist the business in achieving its goals and objectives, leveraging best practices and professional experiences.
  • Collaborating closely with and assisting technical operations teams as required to ensure timely delivery of new systems that are fast and robust.
  • Experience working with the AWS and/or Azure platforms


  • Extensive experience with Agile/Scrum development methodology
  • Experience with automated testing
  • Experience with debugging, performance profiling and optimization
  • Comprehensive understanding of object-oriented and service-oriented application development techniques and theories
  • Able to influence and drive projects to meet key milestones and overcome challenges
  • Internally motivated, able to work proficiently both independently and in a team environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience in formal personal development planning and individual, team and process performance management
  • Strong initiative to find ways to improve solutions, systems and processes

Key skills:

  • Microsoft .NET (primarily), MS SQL, Java, C#, Agile, Scrum, Project Management

To apply, please send your CV to

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