Your Career at Electrum

Electrum is a fast-paced technology company working with some of the country’s biggest institutions. We love that the projects we work on touch the lives of millions of South Africans every day, making a real difference – whether that’s giving an aspiring business woman access to banking for the first time, or distributing government financial aid to thousands of students.

Current Vacancies

Because we’re growing so quickly, check this page frequently to see what opportunities there are in our Cape Town offices.

Academic Bursaries

Electrum loves to help strong academic performers become leading computer scientists.

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Our comprehensive on-boarding programme will set you up for a successful career in the Fintech industry.

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Graduate Programme

Make the transition from Computer Science graduate to working developer seamless with our expertly structured graduate programme, and learn the skills you need for the real world.

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Benefits of Working at Electrum

Your own personal hardware

Every new starter gets a brand new MacBook and a killer workstation setup

PASA payments certification

World-class PASA training from industry experts

Career growth opportunities

Employee training and development, employee bursaries

Annual company getaways

Annual company getaways that include partners and kids

Team strategy getaways

Set team goals for the quarter in a destination of your choice

Generous leave policy

20 days annual leave. Leave taken between 15 Dec – 1 Jan counts as half days

Inhouse gaming

Table-tennis, arcade games and video games

Shower & towel service

Cycle or run into the office and make use of company showers with fresh towels

Inhouse lunch catering

Free cooked lunch every day by our inhouse chefs

Fully stocked kitchen

Free snacks and drinks available in our fully stocked kitchen

Cafe quality coffee

Our cafe sized coffee machine and Deluxe beans make the greatest espressos.

Friday socials

Beer keg, ciders, wine, craft beer available every Friday

Our Interview Process

Because we want the top talent and truly likeable people to be around every day, we’ve designed a very thorough selection process. Read this section to find out what you can expect from the Electrum interview process.

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