Software Engineer

Cape Town, South Africa

Travelstart is the leading Online Travel Agency in Africa and the Middle East. Operating in 15 markets across the region each with their own localisation requirements. Online travel is a fast moving and complex domain rarely with a dull moment.

Travelstart sees its technology as a core asset and is investing heavily in giving customers as well as its employees a great experience. The Travelstart development team prides themselves for being agile, continuously improving and delivering high quality features.

Travelstart development provides an environment where core values are learning & growing, taking ownership, working as a team and delivering technically superior solutions.

We are looking for passionate software engineers to join our team.
Our technology stack includes React, Angular, Rest, Message Queues, Spring, mySql, Postgres, Apache, Camel, Java (a lot of it), Redis/Elasticache, Hazelcast and Ruby but we keep exploring new technologies so for all you know, ths has already evolved…  :-)


Software engineers are responsible for the following:

  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to propose solutions based on business requirements
  • Write clean, testable code
  • Follow security principles
  • Perform tests and debugging to maximize program efficiency
  • Releases the software to live
  • Analyse issues
  • Stay up-to-date with industry developments


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