Principal Researcher Jobs in Pretoria – CSIR Vacancies 2022


Principal Researcher Jobs in Pretoria – CSIR Vacancies 2022

Hiring Company:- CSIR Vacancies 2022 (Council For Scientific And Industrial Research)
Job Type:- Principal Researcher Vacancies
Upcoming Jobs:- Latest Vacancies
Locality:- Jobs in Pretoria
Location:- Jobs in Western CapeEastern CapeNorthern CapeFree StateLimpopoNorth WestMpumalangaKwaZulu NatalGauteng.
Salary Est:- R 165000-325000/- Yearly
Closing Date:- September 14, 2022


  • A Master’s degree in computational sciences or related field (e.g., mechanics, materials science, physics, computational chemistry, applied mathematics and statistics, computer science/engineering, with at least seven years’ experience in materials modeling and/or machine learning in a research and development environment;
  • A Doctoral degree will be advantageous;
  • Experience in technical writing, such as preparing good quality technical reports for complex systems;
  • Experience using materials modelling software (such as, but not limited to: Material Studio (part of Accelrys), DLPOLY, VASP);
  • Experience with High Performance Computing is advantageous;
  • Must be proficient with programming languages such as C/C++, Python, R or Fortran;
  • Knowledge of mathematical models (or subsystems thereof), providing solutions (or part thereof) to challenging problems within the defined project boundaries;
  • Demonstrate research record in multi-scale multi-physics modelling development research;
  • Demonstrate research track record, with several peer-reviewed publications and/or innovations;
  • Demonstrated skills in: analytical thinking, flexibility and adaptability, investigative orientation, planning and organising, problem solving, verbal and written communication, teamwork, self-management (planning, prioritising and time management – includes the ability to work independently), systems level thinking and quality management;
  • Proficient in rapid prototyping, development of multi-disciplinary modelling tools and systems;
  • All international qualifications require an evaluation report / certificate issued by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA);

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