Job title: Head of IT: Software Development & Systems
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 8 to 10 years
Salary: Negotiable
Salary Type: Cost to Company
Job published: 25 February 2021
Job reference no: 816896757

Job Description

TOP Software Development Senior Management opportunity!

Successful FMCG team with global reach seek a Head of IT : Software Development & Systems to join them and be their lead in building their web-based ERP, websites, manufacturing platform and the build-out of these systems.  

Cape Town based.

The role in a nutshell:
You will work in a dynamic environment and with a niche team of high quality, creative and smart professionals to create the best solutions to often complex problems. Working closely with the various business stakeholders / leaders and relevant technical team leaders in order to work on a number of systems and processes that make this global team’s overall systems run smoothly! Systems: manufacturing execution systems, intranet for their global network, logistics systems, packaging/ artwork systems etc. You’ll also have the responsibility of managing an out-sourced mobile app team. This role is for a good senior software developer / Head of IT, strong on software development and systems, to work with a small team of senior software engineers, QA, BI leads and DevOps professionals. 

Qualifications and experience required:

  • Minimum of a completed and relevant degree
  • Minimum of 8 – 10 years software development, working across a range of technologies
  • Ideal candidate will have an ability to problem solve and seek best software, systems solutions
  • Their stack incl. Ruby-on-rails, AWS and CI pipelines

To find out more or for a confidential chat, feel free to contact Adrienne in our team on adrienne@candidateconnect.co.za or apply via this link/ platform.  Please note that if you have not received a response within 2 weeks of your application, please consider it as unsuccessful for this particular role - thank you.