Altair South Africa

Located in Africa’s southernmost tip, South Africa is a vibrant, diverse nation with a rich history and a promising future. The country boasts a unique blend of cultures, languages, and traditions, making it a melting pot of diversity. From the bustling city life of Johannesburg to the breathtaking natural wonders of Cape Town – and with diverse landscapes ranging from stunning coastlines to majestic mountains and picturesque savannas – South Africa offers a plethora of experiences for residents and visitors alike.

Altair South Africa is a hub for innovation and collaboration and shares a strong bond with Stellenbosch University, one of the best institutions in South Africa. Altair’s South Africa offices are located in Technopark – the birthplace of many great technologies and innovations – and give our employees an exciting, modern space to thrive in. Join us and become a part of the Altair team in South Africa, where passion meets innovation, and together, we shape the future in this diverse and inspiring nation.

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Our Culture at Altair

“At Altair South Africa, we take pride in creating a workplace where innovation and excellence are encouraged, celebrated, and rewarded. Our dynamic team benefits from the advantages of being part of both a close-knit local team and as a part of a diverse global organization where people can achieve their personal and professional ambitions. As part of a global company dedicated to technological excellence, our work extends far beyond South Africa’s borders. Here, your skills and contributions have a global impact, and your ideas play a pivotal role in shaping the future of technology worldwide.”

– Brian Woods | vice president, EM Solutions –

“Here, you’ll find a diverse group of talented people collaborating to build world-class solutions. Working together with our colleagues across the globe, we develop tools that help Altair’s wide range of international customers succeed in all their ventures. In a laid-back atmosphere surrounded by picturesque mountains and vineyards, we enjoy productive interactions, flexible working conditions, and of course, great coffee!”

– Johan Huysamen | manager, Global Technical Team - HF Electromagnetics –

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