Team Lead - Cape Town

Would you like to work for a leading software dev house that designs and develops trailblazing technology? This team have an exciting job opportunity for a Team Lead (New Product) to join their dynamic team in Cape Town. You will lead the software development team and coordinate the entire product development process to ensure the timely delivery of products. Does this seem like the perfect challenge for you? Keep reading!

Your key job responsibilities as the Team Lead (New Product) in Cape Town will include:

- Product Management and Analysis
- Create and maintain a strong understanding of the competitor landscape and strategic opportunities and challenges
- Oversee Software Development process and ensure that the required analysis and design documentation is produced in order for the team to develop software according to specification
- Own, prioritise and refine the product backlog, in line with the strategic vision
- Align the roadmap with the product backlog and vice versa
- Work with your stakeholders in the organisation to gather their support and deliver on their needs
- Provide structure, direction and purpose to the team
- Accomplish people results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring and appraising job results; coaching, counseling and disciplining people; developing, coordinating and applying systems, policies, procedures and productivity standards
- Drive process improvement to ensure optimal productivity

Requirements for this Team Lead (New Product) job in Cape Town:

- Minimum 6 years IT experience
- Minimum 3 years management experience
- Relevant qualification in Computer Science, Management, Information
- Technology or equivalent
- Detailed understanding of the SDLC
- Experience in Programming
- Understanding of leadership principles and practices
- Strong mentorship and leadership skills

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