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Senior Integration Engineer, SKA (Remote)

IT – Software Testing
Cape Town – Western Cape ~ Johannesburg – Gauteng ~ Durban – KwaZulu Natal ~ Remote

ENVIRONMENT:
JOIN a team of Scientists, Engineers and Computer Scientists working on the Square Kilometer Array, the world’s largest and most advanced radio telescope project.  They are currently seeking a Senior Integration Engineer to join their team. You will be required to have a knowledge of Linux system administration and Kubernetes – or other experience with distributed systems.
  
REQUIREMENTS:
Technical Skills:
  • Linux system administration
  • Kubernetes – or other experience with distributed systems
  • CI/CD
  • Product Integration
  • Integration testing
  • Python
  • Jupyter Notebooks
  • Docker
  • Git
  • Shell scripting
 
Nice to have:
  • Agile
  • Build tools (e.g. Make)
  • BDD testing
  • Control systems (e.g. Tango)
  • Working with monitoring & logging software (e.g. Kibana, Grafana, Prometheus)
  • Gitlab, Gitlab CI
  • Working with issue trackers, wiki (Jira, Confluence)
  • Pubsub
  • C/C++
  • Ansible
  • Microsoft Visual Studio Code
  • Experience with test equipment like spectrum analyser, signal generator and oscilloscope
  • Knowledge of radio astronomy
 
Other Skills/Experience:
  • Problem-solving / troubleshooting
  • Collaboration
  • Documentation
  • Working with stakeholders/customers
  • Mentoring
  • Remote working 
  • Incident management/root cause analysis