Job title: Senior Developer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Cape Town, WC
Job published: 2023-08-29
Job ID: 32167

Job Description


Redherd is a bespoke, boutique information security and technology recruiting partner. Our clients and us tackle some of the most complex security requirements of the modern-day cyber security industry. We obsess about the details and the subtle intricacies of a given position, therefore only run surgical searches and only approach those who possess the skills required, to excel in specific positions. Our candidates come first, and that will always stay at the forefront. Afterall, you know what is best for you.

Our client is a South African based security vendor with a global reach and customers in the highest spheres of technology and innovation. They provide real-time reporting on adversaries interacting with your networks or snooping around your infrastructure, allowing you to identify and defend against attacks. They are extremely vested in the global security community and contribute to the open-source community extensively. 

The client is looking for a Senior Developer with a demonstrated aptitude for discovering unconventional solutions to technical issues.

Skills and Experience

  • A fluent command Python or Go.

  • Code Management & Development Process

  • .Expertise in Linux kernel modifications and its integration within hardware and virtual appliances.

  • Profound understanding of a diverse technology stack, encompassing network code, service daemons written in Python and C, DNS management, Flask framework, and HTML/JS/CSS development.

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with existing senior developers in order to establish and maintain technical standards and designs.


  • Flexible working hours.

  • Remote work.

  • Investment in your education.

  • Research Time.

  • Extended maternity/paternity leave.

  • Full Medical Aid coverage including gap cover.