Technical Team Lead Technology Flash is looking for a Technical Team Lead with the following technology skills to join our dynamic Technical team based in Cape Town. With a variable technology mix within our established platform, the ideal candidate must have a solid grasp of tech principles, in order to easily switch between core technologies and development languages and environments.
Have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in software development
Experience in leading and guiding developers.
Be passionate about technology, enthusiastic about problem solving, and constantly seeking to learn and improve skill set.
Have experience of working with enterprise scale application stacks.
Have had exposure to the full software development life-cycle.
Analysis and Design
Sound knowledge of OO design principles and patterns.
Understanding of ORM frameworks (Hibernate/EclipseLink/.NET Entity Framework).
Understanding of REST and MVC driven web frameworks.
Strong core Java (Java / J2EE) skills
Wide-ranging experience using Java tech stacks and other programming languages.
Versed in DevOps methodology including setting up CI/CD pipelines
Strong experience in RESTful web services.
Solid grasp of Servlet containers and the Servlet API (Apache Tomcat preferable).
Strong experience with Relational DBMS, MSSQL/Oracle.
Exposure to Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban).
Ability to communicate about technology in non-technical terms to colleagues and Clients.
Ability to work calmly and methodically when under pressure.
Day to day responsibilities will include:
Support and enhancement of an established, multi-faceted technology platform, and associated 3rd party integrations.
Provide work estimates based on analyzed business and technical requirements.
Working closely with QA to identify development and production issues.
Taking responsibility for ensuring changes are:
unit and integration tested
optimized to ensure benchmarks are met.
Assisting in out of hours’ production releases when required.