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.


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

While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.


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Desired Skills:

  • Senior
  • Integration
  • Engineer

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