Junior Developer / Operations Support

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Junior Developer / Operations Support
Cape Town | South Africa

Why work for Tagmarshal:

Opportunity to join a dynamic, innovative, investor backed, globally operating, growth stage start up, offering great opportunities and exciting challenges.


We are looking for a Dev Ops Engineer / Junior Developer to help develop and maintain a B2B software application. 

Tagmarshal is changing the world of Golf Operations through data and has developed leading traction in the USA, Europe, Canada, the UK and South Africa. We are looking for a new team member who adds value to our development and product team. Our new team member is accountable, keen to learn and executes on results and plans within his or her team.

Key responsibilities:

  • DEVELOPMENT / Operations support
  • Support and maintain the Tagmarshal software application(s)
  • Manage  operations support processes including: implementations, testing, bug fixing and planning
  • Documentation and testing
  • Preparation and execution of ad hoc queries
  • 3rd Line support, including after-hours (USA hours) on a roster basis 
  • Actively communicate with stakeholders throughout the development process to ensure contribution to and delivery of a world class application and solution
  • Report on measurable key performance indicators and be pro-active in solving challenges as they arise 
  • Project management tool logging and updating
  • Git source code management

Product development, learning and growth

  • Learn daily and be part of a team that works on the following: 
  • Identify opportunities for further product enhancement in line with market demands and opportunities
  • Actively partake in research and development on future technology and solutions opportunities for the company
  • Actively partake in solutions architecture planning, scale architecture planning, technology strategy planning and execution 
  • Identify and recommend strategies to maximizing client satisfaction and product usage
  • Ability to understand business goals and recommend new approaches, policies and procedures to effect improvements in the software application, business objectives and any development within the company

Requirements and relevant experience:

  • Knowledge of PHP and node.js with 1+ years of coding experience
  • An interest in exploring and utilising web technologies and best practices, and desire to continuously improve your skills in a team environment
  • Knowledge of LAMP stack 
  • App development experience or interest advantageous 
  • API design and distributed back-end systems experience or interest advantageous
  • Driven and self-motivated 
  • Outcomes driven – challenges: take the initiative to identify solutions to problems and own the process of implementing the fix
  • Outcomes driven – opportunities: identify opportunities for process or product improvements to bring further value to the market 
  • Function as a member of a team that moves quickly and prides itself on quality
  • Interest in learning within a dynamic environment
  • Organized and meticulous
  • Strong ability to maintain deadlines without sacrificing quality of work
  • Accountability towards all stakeholders and partners – both internal and external
  • Identify areas of improvement
  • Good troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Problem solving skills and the ability and drive to see a task through from start to end

Please send us your CV

Junior Developer / Operations support
Location: Woodstock, Cape Town
Date posted: 28 Aug 2020
Start date – immediate
Full time position
Remuneration: Inline with industry related experience



Tagmarshal, the market leader in on-course optimization technology, provides courses with full, real-time operational oversight and reporting, giving golf operators the tools to manage pace and flow of play effectively, resulting in enhanced player experiences, increased efficiency through automation, and additional revenue generation.

Tagmarshal’s technology has collected over 1 billion data points from more than 75 million rounds of golf and has relationships with in excess of 600 partners, including Hazeltine, Whistling Straits, Baltusrol, Fieldstone, Bandon Dunes, Serenoa and Erin Hills.

Tagmarshal partners with several golf management groups, private, daily fee, public and resort courses, including 40 of the Top 100 US courses, as well as many $40-$60 green fee courses, which are seeing excellent results using the system.