takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Software Development Engineering Team Lead to join our team in Cape Town or Stellenbosch.
We are a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative, hard working people to join us. We offer a market related Total Remuneration Package, which allows full flexibility according to your needs, a great work environment and a promise that you won't be bored as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great.
Responsibilities + Skills
Business smart. Able to think about problems from a business perspective using technical and product input;Self directed, taking action based on own initiative;Collaborative.Thorough;User focused, always trying to understand a product from the users perspective;
Experts at DOING, they can not only design but also execute;Analytical, able to use data to make decisions. Letting data decide but not consume;Competitive. Although innovation is important, GREAT requires a lot of work. This does not happen only in business hours..Curious. Always questioning the status quo;
Minimum 3 years Machine Learning experience (research or commercial), backed by a Computer Science or other software engineering degreeExperience leading a team technically, with a focus on a very high quality outputExperience mentoring and developing technical teams