CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science (CASS) builds and operates radio telescopes around Australia, including the iconic Parkes “Dish” and the Australia Telescope Compact Array in Narrabri. CSIRO is playing a lead role in the design, development and construction of the world’s largest radio telescope, the Square Kilometre Array (SKA). SKA Low, the Australian component of SKA, will be built at CSIRO’s Murchison Radio-astronomy Observatory (MRO), ~300km northeast of Geraldton, Western Australia.
As part of Australia’s contribution, CSIRO will perform the work of telescope Assembly, Integration and Verification (AIV) for SKA Low. As the Telescope Integration Leader, you will lead CSIRO’s AIV team, planning and executing SKA AIV activities and working towards telescope commissioning prior to handover to the science verification team. You will draw from a broad background in system engineering, project management and one or more areas of RF-signals and instrumentation, electronics or software engineering.
A job-share arrangement will be considered for this position if circumstances permit.
In this role you will:
Location: Perth or Geraldton, Western Australia
Salary: AU$136k - AU$150k per annum plus up to 15.4% superannuation
Market remuneration will be considered
Tenure: 5 year term
To be considered you will hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering (preferably electronic or software) or have a relevant science degree. You will also have:
To see all the criteria required for success in this role, click on the ‘Position Details’ link below.
The successful applicant will be required to obtain and provide a National Police Clearance or equivalent.
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How to Apply
To apply online, please provide a CV and cover letter outlining your motivations for applying and your suitability for the role, paying particular attention to the requirements outlined in the Position Details.
Monday 30 November, 2020 (11pm AEDT)
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