Ref: KHBETL_1617900729

Node.JS Team Leader or Tech Lead

South Africa, Gauteng

  • 75000 to 125000 ZAR
  • Developer Role
  • Skills: Node, Node.js NodeJS, JavaScript, Senior, Lead, Remote, Johannesburg, Cape Town
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Node.JS Team Leader or Tech Lead


Job Title - Node.JS Team Lead or Tech Lead
Salary - Up to R1,500,000 (CTC per annum)
Job Type - Permanent/Full time
Location: Sandton or Cape Town (Optional)

The Opportunity

We are looking for a strong Node.JS Developer whom has a background in leading a team or from a technical perspective or aspirations of stepping up to the challenge.

Job Description

As a developer you are responsible for development, support, maintenance and implementation. You should have good experience in application of standard software development principles. You should be able to work as an independent team member, capable of applying judgement to plan and execute your tasks.


* Responsible for development of new highly-responsive, web-based user interface
* Construct visualisations that are able to depict vast amounts of data
* Work and collaborate with the rest of the dev team
* Work with product and design team
* Develop a flexible and well-structured front-end architecture, along with the API's to support it

Skills & Experience

* Hans on experience with Node.JS (Minimum 4 years essential)
* Hands-on experience with TypeScript
* Proficiency in PostgreSQL or MongoDBFamiliarity with Docker/Kubernetes/AWS deployment processes
* Experience in creating projects from scratch
* Experience with profiling and performance optimisation
* Experience in giving high quality feedback during code review
* Knowledge of testing JavaScript code (Jest/Mocha/Chai/CodeceptJS)
* Automated software testing on unit/integration/end-to-end levels


* Competitive salary and benefits
* A great working environment with cutting edge colleagues
* Room to grow and develop yourself through our dual learning and development career pathways
* A great team to influence and develop your skills
* Flexi time
* Regular salary appraisals

This is a fantastic opportunity for Developers to work in an amazing company that put their employees first. They will help you grow skilfully, by equipping you with the necessary resources for both professional and personal development.
If you believe that you meet the criteria we are looking for, we would love to hear from you by applying to the job.

We are looking to move on these roles quickly and can have the process turned around relatively quickly, thus do not miss the opportunity and get in touch by sending your CV.

Alternatively if you would like more details please feel free to get in touch providing your contact number to for an informal chat about the role.

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