career opportunity Front-End Software Engineer – React/Angular Cape Town June 2017


Employment vacancy  Front-End Software Engineer – React/Angular Cape Town June 2017


career vacancy  Front-End Software Engineer – React/Angular Cape Town June 2017

Remuneration: R20000 – R40000 per month Cost to company
Benefits: Provident Fund, Medical Aid, Life Cover
Location: Cape Town, Stellenbosch
Education level: Degree
Job level: Junior/Mid
Type: Permanent
Reference: #DEV002
Company: Talent Magnet | Digital Recruitment


Job description

Our client, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for highly talented a software engineer to join their team in Stellenbosch.

They are a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative, hard-working people to join us. They offer market-related benefits, a great work environment and a promise that you won’t be bored as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great.

They seek to employ exceptional minds, people who are:

  • Experts at doing, they can not only design but also execute
  • Analytical, able to use data to make decisions
  • Competitive
  • Curious. Always questioning the status quo
  • Not averse to risk
  • Business smart. Able to think about problems from a business perspective using technical and product input
  • Self-directed, taking action based on own initiative
  • Collaborative
  • Thorough
  • User focused, always trying to understand a product from the user’s perspective
  • Able to communicate clearly and not afraid to voice an opinion, no matter how unpopular

Are you an exceptional mind? if so come and join us!

You’ll have the choice of one two new exciting development teams. The teams will focus on building front-ends for internal users, such as our retail and customer service teams. The front-end will be utilising JavaScript (React/Angular) and the backend Python. The teams collaborate often with our other engineering teams, yet the business area and technological focus differ widely. One of the teams will be in Cape Town, the other in our Stellenbosch offices.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Design and build solutions to assist our business users, and improve customer experience
  • Architect and design solutions with fellow team members
  • Researching how solutions are being implemented locally and internationally
  • Applying creative problem solving to develop solutions
  • Making our client the best place to shop at
  • Making our client the best place to work

The environment: 

  • Employees are entrepreneurial and dynamic, smart, customer-centric, fun and have the shared ambition of being the leading e-commerce company in Africa
  • We have fun, work hard, take ownership, work in teams to create solutions and are always open to direct feedback/new ideas on where we can improve
  • We are short on ego and high on output
  • We are doers and not only thinkers, its all in the execution after all
  • We love what we do and what we are creating




  • Bachelor’s degree required, with a major in a quantitative subject
  • Two years of experience in a software engineering role


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Martin Janse van Rensburg
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