We are looking for a highly-motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills, to join a team of young, dynamic Graduate Engineers who are passionate about solving technical problems with software. As a Graduate Engineer, you will be placed in a Graduate Program, which will integrate the work done across functional consulting roles (Software Development and Solutions Engineering). This Graduate Program will include a mix of project delivery, technical knowledge development and customer engagement. After six months, you may be placed into one of our technical teams based on your strengths and the company’s need. You will work directly with technical customers in application areas for statistics and machine learning, neural networks, deployment and distributed computing. These may be applied in different ways to signal and image processing, computer vision, as well as to engineering, finance and retail industries.
About the Role Requirements:
Part of your role will be to listen, absorb and appreciate what the key pains or critical business issues are when you talk to clients. Thorough technical know-how and strong presentation and people skills are essential for success in this role, as well as:
The ability to think creatively and solve new problems with limited resources
The ability to see the “big picture” and translate it into practical actions by diving into the technical work to achieve the client’s goals.
Strong communication skills and the confidence and ability to present effectively across different levels of seniority.
The ability to see and communicate issues from different perspectives is vital.
The position may require travel to local or international locations. You may also be located on-site at our clients for both short- and long-term projects, however you will be primarily based at our offices in Johannesburg.
Essential Skills and Qualifications:
Minimum bachelor’s degree in engineering or science (BEng, BSc). Typical intake includes electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, mechatronic engineering, computational and applied mathematics, financial engineering or financial mathematics, chemical engineering. All accepted degrees must include formal education in mathematics, at least up until 3rdyear level. For this reason, no Bachelor of Technology (BTech) or diploma (NDip) applicants will be considered.
Strong written and spoken English
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Strong presentation skills
Strong time management skills
Advantageous Skills and Qualifications:
Experience with MATLAB
Experience with Simulink
Knowledge of machine learning or deep learning techniques
Knowledge of signal processing
Experience with training, teaching or tutoring
To apply for this position:
Please send your CV AND transcripts in PDF or DOCX format to firstname.lastname@example.org.