About Global Kinetic Software Engineers

Address

4 West park, Grand Central Precinct, Century City, Cape Town, 7441

Company Size

51-200
Summary

Global Kinetic is a premium software business with extensive experience and expertise in Enterprise Grade software engineering and digital transformation projects. Trusted across multiple industries globally, and with deep expertise in Banking and FinTech, Global Kinetic has pioneered innovative solutions to complex enterprise projects for going on 20 years.  A matured and perfected Managed Team approach that guarantees high quality and predictability, augmented by unique strategic technology consulting services and software delivery accelerators.

We’re a group of highly fueled software engineering specialists that has helped build some of the most disruptive technology products for our customers over more than a decade. Our founders were instrumental in building and launching the first "digital only bank" in the southern hemisphere in 2002. We were instrumental in building the first of its kind mobile payment and virtual card platform launched globally in more than 17 countries. We’ve successfully helped dozens of large financial institutions execute on their digital product and enterprise software engineering initiatives.

With over 100 permanent employees and with offices in Cape Town and Palo Alto, we are evangelists of Agile, Cloud, Mobile and Enterprise Software Engineering. We have a proven track record of delivering outsourced software projects on time across multiple industries and geographies.

We have extensive experience in Financial Services, Banking, Fintech and Security.

We believe that happy technologists means high quality software, which means happy clients and end-users, which means healthy finances; not the other way round.

Specialties
We have experience across most technology stacks, including, but not limited to, Swift for iOS, Kotlin for Android, Enterprise Java, .NET, React, Angular, Vue.js and related technologies and enterprise architectural patterns.

Perks
Endless amounts of free coffee and tea
Group risk scheme covered 100% by Global Kinetic
Walking distance to malls and shops
Parking
Chilled dress code
Free tax consulting services
Flexible working hours
Remote Working
Fun team building activities
Referral commission
Global projects
Competitive salary
Continuous learning and upskilling options
Home office allowance
Amazing people to work with every day
Catered lunch when working at the office
Core value driven and inspired
Tech Stack

Application and Data

Amazon S3
Amazon EC2
Amazon VPC
Sass
PostgreSQL
Objective-C
Javascript
Node.js
MySQL
Java
Scala
Spring Framework
Swift
React
Redis
RabbitMQ
MongoDB
memcached
Meteor
jQuery
HTML5
Django
CouchDB
C#
Microsoft Azure
nginx
Ember.js
ASP.NET
unity
MS SQL
Xamarin
Kotlin
Kafka
Cassandra
Groovy
TypeScript
Vue.js
Kibana
Angular
Flutter
Amazon Web Services

DevOps

Bower
GitHub
Grunt
Jenkins
Git
Docker
Maven
GitLab
Gradle
Selenium
Vagrant
Android Studio
New Relic
npm
Xcode
Team Foundation Server
Kubernetes
Terraform
IntelliJ IDEA
SonarQube
Prometheus
Bash
Azure DevOps

Utilities

Elasticsearch
Google Analytics
Power BI

Business Tools

Slack
Trello
Zendesk
JIRA
Microsoft Sharepoint
Microsoft Teams
Confluence
Zoom
Miro