Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Software Development Winter Internship At Electrum 2016

Mathematics Graduate – Software Developer This is an opportunity to apply your mathematical background and receive training to become a software developer. After the initial ramp up period you’ll work as an Analyst Developer, coding primarily in Java and building highly complex financial technology. You’ll get to work with a diverse tech stack and learn from some of the best in the industry. You’ll be empowered to influence product development and make your own decisions on the best technology & tools to utilise. Currently our technology landscape includes: Java, MySQL, InnoDB, Git, Maven, Circle CI, Python, Bash, Ansible, JavaScript, Node.js, SOAP, REST, AWS

Interning at Electrum is a great learning experience. Some of the things you’ll do include:
Working on real world projects where your code will be part of a platform used daily by millions of South Africans
Developing high speed, low latency, mission critical software used for processing billions of payments transactions annually
Gaining experience working in a technically demanding environment surrounded by some of the best developers in the country
Receiving mentoring from the top software architects in South Africa
Getting exposed to modern technologies including Java, MySQL, InnoDB, Git, Maven, Circle CI, Python, Bash, Ansible, JavaScript, Node.js, SOAP, REST, AWS

You’ll also have some fun. You’ll hang out with open minded people who dig tech and also like to have a good time. We’re a social company so we have craft beers every Friday and we organise regular team events such as dinners and going to cool festivals. Its really important to us that we have a great working environment for our developers. We have brand new offices with a full time chef, table tennis, retro arcade games, and chill out areas. We are looking for 3rd year and Honours Computer Science or Information Systems students with a strong academic record to join our 4 week Winter Internship Programme .

To apply for an internship with Electrum, please email your CV and academic transcrips to

Closing Date: 25 March 2016. No late applications will be accepted. 

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