About Lima Bean


4th Floor, Black River Park, Observatory, Cape Town, 8000

Company Size


What we do

Lima Bean designs and builds rock solid, scalable systems (web applications and apps) from the ground up for South African blue chip companies and well funded local and international startups.

Why Work For Us

  • Lima Bean has an excellent learning structure and culture to ensure you develop and grow under the mentoring of some of SA's best Developers.
  • Lima Bean ensures to reward stars.
  • Lima Bean offers a wide range of projects that are challenging for you to dig your teeth into. Lima Bean promotes from within.

Our Culture

Lima Bean strives to stay on the cutting edge of digital and seek new opportunities for us & our clients and also to remain agile. We build systems from scratch and thrive under a challenge. And we do this by delivering leading digital services in strategy and planning, creative design, technical brilliance as well as campaign management.

Lima Bean is driven by young, energetic and most importantly, smart people. Our team is our greatest asset and we strive to maintain a competitive advantage, by constantly looking for the best talent, retaining and rewarding top performers and making people feel valued and appreciated in their work. We have an open-door policy and work together as a family-focused unit.

Lima Bean was founded by three top-performing University of Cape Town, Business Science Honours (IS) graduates and has grown from strength to strength during its substantial time in the market. Lima Bean is a division of Mindvate (Pty) Ltd.

Our Hiring Process

We have a two-step recruitment process which involves completing an online assessment and should that be successful, to be followed by a face to face interview.

Referral commission
Free snacks and drinks every Friday after work
Relaxed dress code
Flexible core hours
Encourage a work-life balance
The best bottomless coffee, hot chocolate and Milo
Work alongside and receive mentoring from SA's top Developers
Competitive Salaries
Training and Mentoring sessions
Tech Stack

Application and Data

Amazon EC2





Business Tools

Google Apps
Birthday Cupcakes
Lima Bean Warriors doing the Jeep Warriors Race at Meerendal Wine Estate!
Hosting Code 4 CPT at Lima Bean!
Our own spin on Casual Day!
Our Developers discussing current projects, stacks, systems and trends.
Our Lead Developer, Damian, celebrating 10 years with Lima Bean!
Blackriver Park where our offices are situated. We're based on the 4th floor with amazing views!
Our Designers and Marketing Team hard at work forming new and innovative ideas for our Clients.
Friday drinks and snacks @limabeankitchen.
Treats sent from our Client Inspire, after going live.