Node Manager: uLwazi

National Research Foundation

Job Details

  • Qualifications Bachelor Degree
  • Industry Research, science & technology
  • Centre Cape Town
  • Where to submit application
    Applicants should submit a comprehensive CV by logging to and apply online. Applications should be accompanied by a letter of motivation indicating the applicant·s suitability for the position. The names and contact details of at least three referees should be provided.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities: • Provide data management and IT infrastructure to serve SAEON·s needs for connectivity, data storage and processing power in a secure environment. • Manage solutions for data management and decision support. • Provide state-of-the-art Open Data management and Decision support for society. • Ensure sustainability of SAEON·s data and information node. • Support strategic management in SAEON. Key Requirements: Qualification: • BEng Computer Engineering or BEng Electronic Engineering or Masters of Engineering: Engineering Management or MSc in natural sciences with a strong background in Computer Engineering. • Five years as team or project leader in a science data environment Experience: • Experience in the Science Data milieu, Big data, open data environment • Work experience or formal training in people and project management • Experience in contract management • Working with interdisciplinary teams • Excellent spoken and written communication skills for interdisciplinary and multisector audiences * Experience in human resources and project management Knowledge: In-depth knowledge of one of the following with experience in/familiarity with the others: Systems Development; Data Curation; Data Science and Decision Support Systems; Distributed virtual and physical IT infrastructure and security. Additional Notes: A valid driver’s license and willingness to travel to various sites on a regular basis

National Research Foundation
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