Senior Software Engineer

As part of our Mr Price technology family- your role would be strategic development within the Mr Price Money/Mobile team.

…Some super cool work going on, think Whatsapp for business & Zapper integrations to start…the list goes on!

What experience we’re looking for?

  • BSc in Computer Science or a related IT degree/diploma.
  • Min 5 years’ experience in a senior development role
  • Broad experience designing, programming, and implementing large information systems.
  • Experience with all elements of change control.
  • Experience in taking systems specification requirements and developing code with minimal supervision.
  • Able to communicate accross business & technical levels
  • Strong organization, documentation and time management skills
  • Ability to lead/mentor others

and the tech stack?

  • C#
  • .NET
  • .NET Core
  • Angular/REACT
  • MS SQL Server

A day in your life?

  • Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment in the performance of duties.
  • Research appropriate solutions and provide technical expertise and recommendations.
  • Identify opportunities that can improve efficiency of business processes.
  • Develop, enhance and maintain technical solutions that conform both to user requirements and specified architectural design with minimal supervision in well designed and efficient code.
  • Define scope, tasks and duration of the solution based on business requirements.
  • Design and write test cases for developer testing and document the system specifications.
  • Conduct code reviews and drive coding standards and policies within the team.
  • Provide mentorship to junior developers to assist them in their career growth and proficiency.
  • Take ownership and drive all aspects of the SDLC.
  • Migrate applications into applicable environments.
  • Conduct post implementation monitoring.
  • Complete and maintain relevant documentation.
  • Assist in problem resolution and guidance to the support team through problem research.
Mr Price Group Limited is an omni-channel, fashion value retailer. The Group retails Apparel, Homeware and Sportsware and is one of the fastest growing retailers in South Africa. We love where we work, and we think you will, too. We're on a mission. A mission to be the best. We pride ourselves on our fast-moving, fast-working and collaborative culture. Our people are our success, and that's why we love people with a point of view. We hire for attitude and train for skill - so, what does that mean for you? It means that if you're passionate and you have a great attitude, then you're one step closer to joining our family. We're a company made up of free-thinkers, doers, makers, creators, crafters, art lovers, tech heads, planners, disruptors, wordsmiths, number crunchers, pun enthusiasts, engineers, left and right-brainers, award winners ... you get the picture. We take our work seriously. But ourselves? Not so much.