Technical Team Lead

Our client in the Geospacial (GIS) Industry is searching for an experienced Technical Team Lead to join their team on a remote basis.

You will work with upper management to define software requirements and take the lead on operational and technical projects. In this role, you should be able to work independently with little supervision. You should have excellent organization and problem-solving skills. If you also have hands-on experience in software development and agile methodologies, we’d like to meet you.


  • Develop high-quality software design and architecture
  • Identify, prioritize and execute tasks in the software development life cycle
  • Develop tools and applications by producing clean, efficient code
  • Automate tasks through appropriate tools and scripting
  • Review and debug code
  • Perform validation and verification testing
  • Collaborate with internal teams and vendors to fix and improve products
  • Document development phases and monitor systems
  • Ensure software is up-to-date with latest technologies


  • BSc in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
  • Minimum 6+ years of software engineering experience
  • Advanced knowledge of SDLC (software design lifecycle
    • Python
    • JavaScript
    • HTML5 and CSS3
    • Linux-based OS environment
    • RDBMS back-end
    • Git version control
    • UI / UX / design0
  • Advantageous:
    • Flask, Django
    • ReactJS, Backbone
    • PostgreSQL RDBMS with PostGIS
    • Geographic Information Systems
    • Docker
    • QGIS and other geospatial software
    • Programming knowledge in C++, Qt, C, Java, GO
    • Mobile development (iOS, Android, cross- platform), React Native
    • REST architecture style
  • Thorough understanding of project management principles and planning
  • Thorough understanding of information technology procedures and practices, specifically Agile methodologies
  • Proficient with, or able to quickly become proficient with, a range of general and specialised applications, software and hardware used in the organisation and the industry
  • Ability to motivate groups of people to complete a project in a timely manner

If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or by emailing your CV to itcareers@hireresolve.za.com

Alternatively, you are welcome to contact or connect with either Simone, Chandre or Carmen at 021 180 0845.

Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position.
Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 days.

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