Location: Pretoria
Closing Date:  10 June 2013

About the job

CSIR Defence, Peace, Safety and Security (DPSS) unit positions itself as the strategic Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) partner of state departments and agencies in defence, peace, safety and security, as well as the aerospace-related industry. As such, it develops its people to operate as experts in SET disciplines and to have systems insight and application domain understanding. It contributes to the national need for skilled SET people through programmes with universities and leading laboratories.

The unit has a number of vacation work opportunities for outstanding undergraduate students in the following competency domains:

  • Aeronautic Systems
  • Command Control and Information Warfare
  • Landwards Sciences
  • Optronics Sensor Systems
  • Radar and Electronic Warfare.

Minimum requirements:

  • Minimum 65% academic average, please use latest results.
  • Candidates must currently be enrolled at a South African tertiary education institution in the following fields:
  • Aeronautical engineering
  • Applied physics
  • Computer science
  • Computer engineering
  • Electrical engineering
  • Electronic engineering
  • Industrial engineering
  • Mechanical engineering.

Applicants must be South African citizens.

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