Software Engineering Team Lead - Leading eCommerce company

AES Global

23rd June 2020

Cape Town, South Africa

4 to 10 years

Cost to company

Mid Senior

Full Time


  • Team Management
  • Python
  • C#
  • Java
  • C++
  • Linux
  • JSON
  • REST
  • Git
  • AWS


  • Retail

Job Description

We are currently supporting a leading eCommerce company, who seek to employ a Software Engineering Team Lead to join their them in Cape Town. Our client is an innovative trailblazer in the eCommerce space. They are offering a competitive remuneration package, which includes benefits that are structured to suit your needs! They also offer selected work perks – such as flexi hours and staff discounts.

As a Software Engineering Team Lead your main responsibilities will be a 70/30 split between software engineering and team management. You will help in the designing, implementation, support and maintenance of scalable services within the business, while working on end to end tech solutions. This includes:

  • Designing and developing solutions
  • Platform development 
  • Team management / mentoring
  • Front and back end RESTful web application design
  • Coding


  • Relevant Degree
  • Technical team lead experience (Mentoring and developing of team members)
  • C#, Java, C, Python or C++ experience
  • Must be familiar with working in a Linux environment 
  • JSON, Restful Services and GIT experience 
  • Agile / DevOps advocate 
  • AWS / Cloud exposure would be highly advantageous