SKA South Africa vacancies

SKA SA Manager: Hardware Engineering
Deadline for applications: 20 April 2017
SKA SA seeks to appoint a Hardware Engineering Manager to join our Cape Town team. The incumbent will be responsible for hands on lead of a team of technical experts in the development of electronics hardware for use in a Radio Astronomy environment.

SKA SA Senior System Engineer
Deadline for applications: 22 April 2017
SKA SA has a vacancy for a Senior System Engineer: Infrastructure and Power. The key performance areas is to establish INFRA-SA Requirements (Level 2 and Level3), establish INFRA-SA Verification Requirements (Level 2 and Level 3), Interface Control Documents and develop and implement a system engineering management plan and a test and verification plan for the construction of SKA1_mid.

SKA SA Senior Software Engineer
Deadline for applications: 6 May 2017
SKA SA seeks to appoint a Senior Software Engineer to join our Cape Town team. The incumbent will be responsible for the design, development and maintaining software applications used on the AVN telescopes and test setups.

About the employer

SKA SA is currently designing and constructing the MeerKAT Radio Telescope in the Karoo Region of the Northern Cape Province. MeerKAT is a world-class radio telescope and is designed to do ground breaking science. Via MeerKAT, South Africa is playing a leading role in the design and technology developments of the Square Kilometre Array Radio Telescope. In collaboration with South African industry and universities, and collaborating with leading global institutions, the South African team has developed innovative technologies in areas such as antenna engineering and signal processing hardware and algorithms. As a business unit of the NRF, SKA SA is committed to employment equity and redress.

SKA Organisation vacancies

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NRF vacancies

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