Senior Software Engineer


Manila, PH

We are one of the largest global private markets investment managers, serving over 800 institutional investors worldwide. We have USD 147 billion in assets under management and more than 1900 professionals across 20 offices worldwide. Partners Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultural diversity.

What it's about


The Business Applications Group is closely aligned with the business teams and responsible for key applications to administrate, monitor and analyze Partners Group’s business processes through the investment value chain. It takes care of the development, customization, and on-going enhancement of these applications to best support the global business operations of Partners Group. This opportunity is in the Relationship and Pipeline Management Platform within the Business Applications Group. The platform’s technology stack and applications are designed and implemented directly aligned to the needs of Partners Group’s front office teams. We provide end to end solutions for such core business processes as Client and Investment Relationship Management, Client and Investment demand and opportunity pipelines, Investment Committee Management as well as Client and Investment reporting through various channels including mobile devices.


The senior software engineer role focuses on the design and implementation of inhouse software solutions, or the integration of third-party products (incl. software-as-a-service) used by our business teams. A successful candidate will be involved in the entire development cycle, starting with the support of the business analysis phase up to production deployment and 3rd level support. Together with their colleagues, the role helps to improve the entire Partners Group business application landscape.


We are now looking to add a professional to our growing team, based in Manila.



  • Serves as a technical lead of a specific group of applications contributing to and guiding the efforts of development teams, including internal and external team members
  • Designs and implements performing, secure and cost-efficient solutions
  • Prepares and validates technical specifications for junior colleagues and external developers
  • Understands the business aspects of the platform and assists in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Delivers on time, within scope and within budget
  • Has broad experience designing, programming, and implementing large software solutions and working with multiple stake holders
  • Creates and maintains comprehensive technical documentation
  • Diligently plans their time, prioritizes their tasks, and transparently communicates about their progress towards the project team
  • Manages the relationship with internal clients and peers
  • Proposes strategic approaches to drive the business applications platform further within Partners Group\


What we expect


  • Excellent record of academic achievement, ideally Bachelors, MSc in Computer Science or other scientific or quantitative discipline 
  • At least 7 years of experience in software engineering preferably in the financial industry
  • Strong personal organization skills
  • Experience coordinating with business users and developers to solve business problems with entrepreneurial mindset to constantly improve the status quo
  • Advanced knowledge of Python and/or Java 
  • Confirmed hands-on experience with relational databases and SQL
  • Excellent communication skills and a team-oriented approach
  • Practical experience with cloud computing and specific knowledge of AWS services


Good to have:

  • Experience with agile software development
  • Experience with JavaScript libraries and frameworks like React
  • Practical experience with:

o          application and data integration

o          serverless computing

o          design and development of API's

o          messaging and data streaming technologies

o          AI Pair Programming tools like GitHub Copilot and Amazon Codewhisperer

  • Knowledge about the Private Equity industry

What we offer


Partners Group is a global financial institution that retains the culture, pace and agility of a start-up. As a growing firm, we are committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best talent, by offering a workplace where results are truly recognized and rewarded. We offer a fantastic opportunity for you to grow:

  • Professional, international working environment
  • Challenging, rewarding career within a growing company
  • Collaborative environment, with on-the-job training and mentorship opportunities
  • One-month sabbatical after every five years of service
  • Education assistance program
  • Fun office and team events, including volunteer opportunities to connect with and help our local communities

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