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AES Global

SQL Technical Lead

AES Global

29th July 2020

Cape Town, South Africa

8 to 12 years

R800000 - R1000000

Cost to company


Full Time


  • SQL
  • Management
  • SSIS
  • SSRS
  • Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
  • AWS
  • Power BI
  • postgreSQL
  • tSQL


  • Financial Services

Job Description

We are proudly supporting one of South Africa’s leading Financial Services Company, who are listed on the JSE, who seek to employ a Technical Lead (SQL) to join their team in Cape Town. Our client offers a great remuneration package that includes benefits such as Medical Aid, Retirement Annuity, and a Bonus Structure with up to 30% of your CTC. They also offer free lunch every day, share options, on-site parking and a subsidized gym membership!

As Technical Lead, your main responsibility would be to manage the technical aspects of the solutions delivery systems , and also the developers within the domain. You will also be making technical contributions to solutions. 

Duties include:

  • Managing the technical aspects of the solution delivery and systems within the
  • Define the technical direction for the domain
  • Running of the domain, including sprint planning, design, drive
    delivery, retros, understanding root cause of issues/instability
  • Managing impact/risk
  • Review code and approve changes
  • Technical analysis, root cause analysis and designing preventative
  • Identify areas for continuous improvement of both systems and architectural
  • Lead a team of developers


  • Relevant degree
  • Team management experience
  • 8+ years experience in development 
  • Exceptional SQL skills
  • SSIS, SSRS, SSAS, & Power BI (or similar) experience 
  • AWS cloud experience would be highly advantageous