Would you be eager to continually improve customer value and internal efficiency through quality, innovative software? Our software development team could use your skills, passion and experience to develop solutions that will help keep thousands of websites online.
We are passionate about frequent, iterative delivery of high-quality software and aim to build lasting solutions using agile principles and the latest technology available. We work together in autonomous teams that take full responsibility for their own part of the Hetzner ecosystem and require commitment to and understanding of the Agile (Scrum) development philosophy. The software development team is based at the company’s head office in the Tygervalley area in the Western Cape.
As Software Developer, you will form part of a team that will be responsible for the development, integration and maintenance of in-house developed and 3rd party web applications, providing innovative tools to the power user, ensuring a seamless, intuitive hosting experience to our customers.
The ideal candidate will have a passion for:
A high level of proficiency in the following:
Front End Development (React, Angular or Vue)
Web development (Ruby, Python or PHP – This will be a secondary skill)
Database design and performance tuning (MySQL or similar - This will be a tertiary skill)
Software development within the Linux/Unix environment
Agile development practices (TDD, refactoring, continuous integration, pair programming, mob programming
Object oriented development
Working with an API
Understanding of the inner workings of Wordpress will be an advantage
BSc or BTech majoring in Computer Science will be advantageous, however your ability to demonstrate your in-depth understanding of the web technologies and sound software engineering practices will trump a formal qualification.