SKA South Africa vacancies

Health & Safety Officer: 9 Month Contract
Deadline for applications: 12 December 2017
SKA SA has an exciting career opportunity for an H&S Officer to join our SHEQ team for a nine (9) months contract based in Carnarvon, Northern Cape.

Senior Software Engineer – CAM
Deadline for applications: 13 December 2017
SKA SA has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Control and Monitoring team. The primary responsibility for this position is Software Engineering.

System Engineer
Deadline for applications: 18 December 2017
SKA SA has an exciting opportunity for a System Engineer to join our Cape Town based team. The successful incumbent will lead the system engineering effort for the AVN stations under instruction from the System Engineering Functional Manager and in close collaboration with Project Scientist(s) and the AVN Project Manager.

Procurement Officer
Deadline for applications: 19 December 2017
SKA SA has an exciting opportunity for a Procurement Officer to join our Cape Town based Supply Chain Management team. The main purpose of this role is to provide procurement expertise and assist stakeholders in planning, development, sourcing and managing procurement arrangements to effectively meet organisational and business objectives.

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

View vacancies available at the SKA Organisation located at the Jodrell Bank Observatory, Cheshire, United Kingdom.

NRF vacancies

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