About Prophet Systems SA


307 Oakmont Building, Somerset Links Office Park, De Beers Ave, Somerset West

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What we do

Established in 1989, Prophet is the leading software provider to the food and horticultural industry with extensive experience in fresh and chilled perishable produce, as well as horticultural products of every kind. With its software that adapts to these demanding and ever-changing businesses, the company has a team of dedicated experts in this field who understand the needs at every stage of the perishable supply chain.

Why Work For Us

We solve a unique problem in a unique and dynamic industry. Every single day presents new and exciting opportunities that nudges us all out of our comfort zones.

Our Culture

Dynamic and fast paced. Values that drive us: Professionalism, Integrity, Ambition&Growth and Family.

Our Engineering Processes

Client-server application written in Delphi with SQL Server as the back-end.
We use an extensive library which we constantly expand to ensure we have centralised procedures and functions.
A programmer writes the technical specifications for approved modifications. The specification will then be reviewed by two senior developers, typically the taxonomists for the specific area in the software. Once completed there will be a code review prior to allocating the work for testing.

Our Hiring Process

One-on-one with Director, Operations Manager and Development Team Leader followed by the testing of some basic programming and reasoning skills.

Risk Cover at 3X annual salary i.e. Life, disability and dreaded disease cover with Discovery Life
Lunch and gourmet coffee provided
21 Days leave pa after 5 years of service
Incentive scheme
Tech Stack

Application and Data