Building 2 Corporate Campus 74 Waterfall Drive, Waterfall City Waterfall

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ASTUTE FSE is an electronic information exchange enhancing the movement and integration of data in the Financial Services Industry.

The company was launched in April 2000 as a collaborative effort between the major Life Insurers to provide intermediaries with a single point-of-entry to Client’s investment and insurance portfolio data, in line with our overall strategy of providing a Single View of the Client.

We are trusted by more than 20,000 intermediaries and are fully integrated into the business systems and processes of many Life Insurers in South Africa with more than 150 integration points.

Our service offering includes integrations into Regulatory Offices and Government Departments, to detect and prevent fraud and assist our clients in complying with legislative requirements.

Astute offers successful candidates the opportunity to:
- gain in depth knowledge on the technical makeup and best practices of data switching platforms within the insurance industry
- gain knowledge of transition architectures and strategies between legacy solutions and current technologies
- explore advancements within our architecture target state cloud solutions including integration frameworks, workflow engines and mobility frameworks boasting cutting edge delivery of advancements within technology

Our Culture

Astute has a young and dynamic culture which encourages innovation and self development. Should you wish to join our fast-paced Agile environment, we are more than happy to welcome you on board!

The core values of Excellence; Accountability; Integrity & Collaboration are inherent in our moral Code of Ethics, filtering into our people in how we engage with, respect and treat each other, our clients, business partners and the Financial Services Industry at large.

Our Recruitment and Selection process:

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a telephonic interview for verification of technology stack indicated on application. Should you be successful in this first round, you will then be invited to join us for a technical and competency based interview, where you will be assessed on your problem solving ability.

Astute believes in recruiting the right people with solid technical expertise and therefore rely on the use of an IKM assessment to assist us in determining your succession into the final phase of the interview i.e. a panel interview.

Offers are extended to candidates pending the successful completion of all other relevant checks.

Group Medical Aid scheme
Designated Parking and Car Wash facilities
Annual Salary Review
Employee empowerment through continuous training and upskilling funding and initiatives
ICAS Employee Wellness Programme
Talent & Succession Planning
Discretionary Performance Bonus
Flexible working hours
Group Provident Fund scheme
Tech Stack

Application and Data


Business Tools

Microsoft Sharepoint