Mobile Developer

Cape Town, South Africa

Your responsibilities

As a Mobile Developer, you’ll be part of an innovative team that develops high profile mobile applications. You will be working in an agile environment, alongside a young, dynamic, ambitious, multi-skilled team of Developers and Designers, working closely with Product Owners to deliver sound technical solutions based on the needs of the business, across the web and mobile space.

  • Create compelling device specific user interfaces and experiences
  • Conduct research & do proof of concepts
  • Perform unit testing
  • Estimate on development efforts

We offer

We create experiences. Through excellent journalism, and products and services that
are relevant and useful, we serve our customers wherever they are.

A market related salary

Various options to structuring your salary package

Flexible working time

Core hours are from 9:30am – 3:30pm

Discount on DSTV

Discounted rates on DSTV subscriptions (up to 45%) for you and three family members or friends

Great working environment

A coffee barista, regular Friday socials, quarterly team building

Secure parking

About Us is a leading African network of popular digital publishing brands and online services across internet, mobile, applications, job listings and interactive TV. Centered on News24, is dedicated to creating and sustaining uniquely African online and mobile communities. As South Africa's largest digital publishing house, the network welcomes over 6 million local unique browsers monthly.

Future Colleagues

Meet Our People

Cathryn Reece

Cathryn Reece
Head of Product Development News24 is filled with hard working, humble people who are always trying to do what is best for the business and the products they work on.

Christiaan Uys

Christiaan Uys
Chief Financial Officer

There is a strong culture supporting innovation which excites and stimulates staff, allowing new ideas and approaches to be incorporated into our business. There's never a dull moment at!

Lucky Cain

Lucky Cain
isiZulu Content Producer

There is always something new happening at The company allows me to explore my mind and be creative in fulfilling my duties - I inform, educate and entertain every day.

Marisa Crous

Marisa Crous
Content Producer Women24

Great things can truly happen when you are trusted with the freedom to be creative and taught to go out and challenge the status quo. And I love my loud, happy and ridiculously clever colleagues!

Sandisiwe Jack

Sandisiwe Jack
HR Administrator

With the flexible management style, a focus is mainly on the end result, rather than what time you come in and out of work, I enjoy the freedom to manage my workload.

Selene Brophy

Selene Brophy
Traveller24 Editor is a digital first environment that encourages innovation and helps us push towards finding new ways of telling and sharing the unique stories of South Africans. Being part of that is really inspiring.

Our purpose

Building communities through content, technology and commerce.

What we do

We create experiences. Through excellent journalism, and products and services
that are relevant and useful, we serve our customers wherever they are.

How we do it

We use customer insights to develop and deliver products that
inform, entertain, educate and connect audiences.

Our values

The core values that drive Media24’s conduct are courage, integrity, accountability and respect.

You offer

We create experiences that transform brands, grow businesses
and make people’s lives better. Building brands and driving sales with powerful ideas.

Bsc or B-Tech in

Computer Science / IT preferred, though not essential

Comfortable with

HTML, CSS and JavaScript

Experience with


Experience with

Git / SVN

Web Service Design

C#, Sql

Native Development

Android, iOS preferred

You are Skilled in

Solid experience of object oriented programming and design


Understanding of User Interface Design and Visual Communication


Comfortable in working in small, fast-paced environment with increased amounts of responsibility and highly collaborative teams


Twitter followers


Facebook fans

Contact Us

We would like to hear from you.

Nolundi Matomane

+27 21 406 4767

+27 71 138 5843

Adderley Street, Cape Town