Software Engineer (Full Stack)

  • Full-time
  • Business Segment: NBC Sports

Company Description

Albatros Datenservice GmbH, a division of NBC Sports Next, is an innovative technology company that powers solutions for golfers and golf courses to better connect. Our course management software and services help our Golf Course partners across Europe and South Africa increase their rounds and revenue and manage their business operations.

We are driving forward and reshaping an entire industry, building innovative new web based and mobile products, and assisting golf course operators to manage profitable and sustainable businesses.

We take pride in offering an exceptional team member experience with generous benefits and perks designed to offer financial security, support wellbeing and enhance work life balance. 

Our business is fun to be part of, and our employees are connected to a truly global company within NBCUniversal. This is a great opportunity to advance your career and be a part of an exciting business with plans for significant future growth.

Job Description

As a key member of the Cape Town based team, The Software Engineer will contribute to front end efforts in the development of software for our current and next generation cloud and mobile enterprise products. Working closely with Product, Engineering and Operational Teams, this highly visible and mission critical position will assist in the development of products that process tens of millions of online golf rounds per year. You will work with cutting edge technologies and become involved in the implementation and evolution of the entire product development lifecycle.


The Software Engineer will contribute their skills and experience to front end engineering efforts and be part of a multi-disciplinary team that is responsible for new products, new features, maintenance and support of our platform through the delivery of key responsibilities that include;

  • Implementation of user interfaces using Angular, AngularJS and React.js.
  • Support and maintenance of the current AngularJS frontend.
  • Ensure code is extremely robust and efficient, troubleshooting and fixing code and bugs as necessary.
  • Interacting with multiple stakeholders spanning Product, Technology and Operations teams to understand the product requirements, and with the backend team to understand the Restful API.
  • Taking ownership for delivery of any projects and working collaboratively within and beyond the team to identify innovative ways to improve practices and procedures.


It is essential that candidates have:

  • 3+ years of web UI development experience. 
  • Experience in Angular and AngularJS 
  • Knowledge of both legacy as well as SPA web architectures. 
  • Experience in developing responsive UI's. 
  • Experience of working with Node.js and Express. 

Additional Information

Location: Cape Town SA - Hybrid working arrangements available.

NBCUniversal's policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations in the US by calling 1-818-777-4107 and in the UK by calling +44 2036185726.

Privacy Policy