|Job Title:||Senior Developer|
|Job Published:||July 30, 2017 08:01|
We currently have a portfolio of software products (online itineraries, marketing tools,
distribution portals, content APIs, Facebook widgets and more) that support the industry, and
are constantly evolving and advancing this platform. We interact closely with our clients to
ensure that our products meet their needs as they evolve. We are unique in that we are
representing tourism in one of the most challenging and complex environments - Africa.
Our offices are in Claremont (Cape Town), a block away from the shopping and food hub of
Cavendish Square. Our development approach emphasise feature ownership and deep
involvement by developers in the planning, design and specification process. We include a UX
expert on our team to ensure we pay attention to user needs.
We're looking to find another broad-minded web developer to join us in building great tools for
the tourism industry. Our products are used by dozens of local and international tourism
agencies and accommodation, and they keep challenging us to take them further. No matter
what your current skill set, we'll want you to grow into being comfortable full stack (hardware to
database to front-end), so this could be a great opportunity for you to learn.
You'd be a good fit if you consider yourself able to see solutions when given problems and are
excited to help others succeed in a challenging, competitive industry.
What we're looking for
You should have solid existing web development skills, and be capable of "owning" a feature
and contributing to design and development discussions. Our technology stack is built on SQL
Server, RavenDB, IIS 7.5, ASP.NET MVC, C#, jQuery and SCSS, and is continually updated to
Ideally, you've got 5-6 years experience in web development and you're looking to expand your
knowledge and get a chance to work on projects that'll integrate the newest advances in web
standards and technology. We want to meet like-minded folk who want to satisfy customers
completely and challenge themselves at the same time. You should be comfortable writing
modern, standards compliant HTML and accompanying CSS, as well as being familiar with
developing web applications in an ASP.NET MVC framework.
Include a cover letter with a short description of
your last project, clearly indication your involvement and highlighting any interesting technical /
environmental components. Help me understand why you are passionate about this industry.
Skills and Buzzwords
CSS (and SCSS)
jQuery / jQuery UI
SQL Server 2012+