Software Developer Intern

cape town


1 years experience

Job description:

We are looking for young aspiring developers who have a strong passion for coding and who are hungry to learn some of the latest technologies around. We are offering a great opportunity for someone to gain skills that will make them an asset to any company. Besides the technical knowledge to be gained, our goal is also to help you grow from a graduate to a professional. We intend to take on all candidates at the end of the term, assuming they prove themselves and meet the program outcomes. Besides molding candidates with our skill sets and values, it is also an opportunity for us to give back to the community by assisting with this experience which most developers find very hard to come by today. Candidates will receive full-time guidance and mentoring from one of our experienced developers to complete typical dev tasks that developers are faced with. Resulting in strong technical skills in .NET Core, Typescript, HTML, SQL, GIT Source Control and many more technologies that are popular in the industry. The mentor will also be sharing soft skills such as email drafting, time management, people skills and so forth. The program will be executed via Scrum and Azure DevOps thus the candidate will finish their term being able to adjust easily in most working environments of today. Should the candidates excel in their duties, they will be given the opportunity to write exams towards Microsoft Certifications under the guidance of the mentor. The candidate will enter as an intern and leave ready to dive into their career as a qualified and experienced professional

Daily tasks

  • Under the mentorship of our Senior Developer you will be required to:
  • Learn how our in-house system works - includes training you will receive
  • Learn the technologies that build up the new platform that we are currently building
  • Develop solutions to complete various work items from start to finish



  • Interest in coming up with efficient solutions to problems that can also scale over time as opposed to simply patching/hacking them
  • Strong research skills
  • Applicable to ages 18-35
  • Must be based in Cape Town
  • Must have a solid internet connection at home to work remotely when required (especially through the current pandemic that the world is facing)

This is an Employment Equity position.

Technical skills

  • Strong skills in C# advantageous
  • Comfortable with Javascript/Typescript
  • Comfortable with HTML & CSS
  • Familiarity with SQL
  • Experience with source control is advantageous


  • Completed degree or similar in Information Technology/Computer Science
  • Must have a Matric Certificate

About company:

OverviewPaySpace is an award-winning, true cloud-based Payroll and Human Capital Management software provider, with an unrivalled global footprint which includes 40 African countries. We are:- The first single instance multi-tenant HR & Payroll platform in Africa, with automated legislative updates, niche expatriate functionality and country-specific legislative reporting. - Winner of the Frost and Sullivan 2015 South Africa award for Product Leadership of the Year for Enterprise Resource Planning Systems.- Winner of the 2019 Global Payroll Association Payroll Software Supplier of the Year- 2019 Top 25 HR Software- The only HR & Payroll solution in Africa with International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) 27001 certification - Highly secure and operationally efficient, PaySpace offers multi-country, multi-language HR & Payroll solutions to organisations of all sizes and industries.

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