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Software Development Manager – Information Technology job – Market related salary – Cape Town, South Africa

A leading dev house in Cape Town has an exciting job opportunity for a Software Development Manager with 8+ years’ experience to run a team of talented software developers in the game development space. The successful Software Development Manager will need to be passionate about design, technically excellent, a leader, mentor and be able to execute on the vision and direction of the Head of Department

Skills required for this Software Development Manager job in Cape Town:

  • Technical excellence in software development
  • Exceptional technical leadership skills
  • Problem solving and analytical skills relating to technical challenges
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written) and an ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders

Requirements for this Software Development Manager job in Cape Town:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or relevant qualification
  • 8 or more years’ experience in software development
  • 3+ years’ experience of demonstrated ability to manage and develop high performing development teams
  • Experience in the full Software development life-cycle and release management

The following are advantageous for this Software Development Manager job in Cape Town:

  • Experience with any game development engine or technology (e.g. HTML5,
  • Flash, Unity, Cocos, Unreal Engine, DirectX, etc.)
  • Experience with game engine design and development
  • Experience in functional or functional-reactive programming paradigms

If you meet the above requirements for this Software Development Manager job in Cape Town, please send your CV through to If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist

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