Old Mutual Graduate Hackathon 2024 for Graduate Africans

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Old Mutual Graduate Programme 2024 for Graduate Africans. Apply below.

When is Application Deadline:

28th June 2024 (23:59)

Tell Me About Award:

We invite you to our in – person Hackathon which runs from 14 – 16 August 2024. Discover what it is to be part of something purposeful. Applications close 28 June 2024. Limited spots are available! Apply now to secure your place and embark on an epic tech journey.

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About Old Mutual

Old Mutual is a premium African financial services organisation that offers a broad spectrum of financial solutions to retail and corporate customers across key market segments in 14 countries. The lines of business include Life and Savings, Property and Casualty, Asset Management and Banking and Lending.

Which Fields are Eligible?

Our graduates are appointed into various roles across Old Mutual’s businesses.

Are you currently doing a post graduate degree or in your final year of study in one of the disciplines below? If yes, then we are looking for you!

  • BCom Information system
  • BSc IT systems
  • BSc Computer Science
  • BSc Computer/Software Engineering
  • BCom in Business/Finance qualification with Technology modules
  • Diploma in IT (3 years)
  • Advanced Diploma in IT
  • BSc Data Science

We are inviting you to apply if you are interested in joining the Old Mutual family.



Who can Apply?

Final year and recently graduated students studying towards an IT, Digital & Data Analytics – related qualification at a South African university.

  • Access to a laptop with a working mic and camera
  • Hackathon participants need to be available for the full in – person Hackathon period i.e. 9:00 SAST on 14 August to 17:00 SAST on 16 August 2024.

How are Applicants Selected?

  • Are you a citizen/eligible to work in the country of application.
  • Are you able to work/relocate to any part of the country you are based in?
  • Have you achieved a minimum of 65% average across your studies?
  • Are you proficient in one or more of the following languages – Java , C#, C++, HTML, Python, SQL, JavaScript
  • Familiarity with industry tools and technologies: This can include cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, etc.), databases (SQL, NoSQL) and general web development principles.

Which Countries are Eligible?

South Africa positions are based in

  •  Cape Town
  • Johannesburg
  • Durban

Where will Award be Taken?

South Africa

How Many Awards?

Not specified

What is the Benefit of Award?

After the hackathon, get ready to claim your victory that will elevate your tech journey.

The overall cash prize is R100 000, which will be split equally among the winning team members/group which will be made of 5 (five) members per team.

How to Apply:

  • Apply – Submit documents – CV, Transcripts, Grade 12 certificate
  • You will go through automated screening questions
  • Should you meet our requirements you will be requested to complete screening assessments
  • Once you have done your screening assessments, we will then review your profile against our requirements

Visit Award Webpage for Details


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