Senior Software Engineer

Cape Town, South Africa
Full Time

Senior Software Engineer

Cape Town


Why Confluence?

Over the past several years we have undergone a great deal of positive change and growth to become the company we are today. Our global footprint now spans multiple countries, giving our employees the opportunity to get exposure to other countries and cultures. And it stands to reason that none of this would have been possible without the hundreds of hard-working employees who work at Confluence.


What do we do?

As a leading global technology solutions provider to the investment management industry, Confluence helps clients solve complex investment data challenges across the front, middle and back office. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Confluence services over 1000 clients in 40 countries, with locations across Europe, North America, South Africa, Australia and Asia.


More about the role & team

We are seeking to recruit an organised and motivated senior software engineer to join our development team to apply their expertise on a sophisticated cloud-based performance measurement product suite.

You need to be a committed and flexible individual who enjoys working with an experienced team on a product that is complex both technically and functionally.


Software stack: and SQL Server back-end deployed on Azure and hosted infrastructure.


The development tools include Jira, Git, GitHub, TeamCity, Octopus, NewRelic, Datadog.


What skills and experience do I need to succeed?


  • 5+ years of development experience
  • Experience with the following technologies:
    • C# and the .NET framework
    • Excellent SQL Server Database knowledge
    • Web framework (ASP.NET or other)
    • Source control tools such as Git.
    • Unit testing
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented principles
  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • Excellent problem solving and debugging skills.
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • A passion for software development
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.


  • Computer Science Diploma/Degree
  • Knowledge of finance in the performance measurement / asset management field.
  • Eager to learn and work on multiple programming languages and technology stacks.



You may have worked as a ‘Software Developer’ or ‘Software Engineer’.


What do we offer?

Confluence offers generous benefit packages for team members. As a growing, global organization, we are always looking for ways to ensure that our employees can access benefits that matter to them and their families. This includes:

  • Generous time off packages including additional half days with each public holiday in your location.
  • Global Career Development opportunities
  • Social Events
  • Referral Bonus scheme- $3,000 per successful referral
  • Plus many more!



  • Generous time off packages
  • Discovery Health Medical contribution
  • Life assurance, income protection, personal accident and critical illness insurance
  • Access to training and development opportunities            
  • Social Events


More about the Location

We offer flexible working options for all employees.





We look for people who align with our 4 values.



Face reality with honesty, courage and accountability


Deal creatively with challenges and envision what the world could be


Build good habits into reflexes which become a part of our life


Committed to the success of others


If you would like to find out more about a Career at Confluence, please apply today.


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