SKA South Africa vacancies

SKA SA Road Maintenance Operator
Deadline for applications: 21 September 2017
SKA SA requires a Road Maintenance Operator to join our team in Carnarvon, Northern Cape. The incumbent will be responsible for the maintenance of the roads on SKA property (This is a Supervisory/Operator position).

Production Technician
Deadline for applications: 24 September 2017
SKA SA requires a Production Technician to join the Digital Back End team. The main purpose of this role is to produce MeerKAT Digitiser units by assembly and testing of PCBs, assembly and testing Digitiser modules and assembly and testing of integrated Digitiser units. The Production Technician will report to the Digitiser Manager.

Senior Software Engineer – Control & Monitoring
Deadline for applications: 13 October 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.

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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