Research Engineer in Computer Science

Location
Mawson Lakes, Australia
Posted
14 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
15 Jan 2018
Ref
IEE_0927_P_E
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

About the job

The Research Engineer will provide specialised technical expertise to PhD students and UniSA researchers in the design and development of virtual training environments for the Australian Army using virtual and augmented reality computer technology.

Skills and Experience

To be considered for this position you will have an undergraduate degree in computer science, engineering or related discipline with considerable relevant experience and highly developed technical and practical expertise in designing and developing virtual and augmented reality computer technology. You will have strong communication skills, an ability to develop working relationships with a wide range of stakeholders and the capacity to work effectively and cooperatively within a research team. A sound understanding of working in an academic environment will be highly regarded.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities. We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit https://workingatunisa.nga.net.au. Applicants are required to upload a cover letter and resume only. Please outline in your cover letter your skills and experience as they relate to the position. For further information, please contact Julie Bennett, Recruitment Consultant on +618 8302 1700 or via email to recruitment@unisa.edu.au

Applications close: 9:00 am Monday 15 January 2018

Important Information:

  • Preview Application Form

In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% of salary on your behalf. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. This can be clarified during the recruitment process. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading. See more benefits of working for UniSA

Before you apply:

Job Applications: Preview the application form before you start your application. Ensure you have the following information for your online application:

  • the name and contact details of at least two confidential work-related referees
  • a cover letter detailing the reasons for your application and your suitability for the position
  • your CV/resume
  • your responses to ONLY the selection criteria listed in the online application form.
  • Tip – Write criteria in Word first to spell check and word count.

Academic Promotions and PEP: Preview the application form before you start your application. Ensure you have all the information for your online application:

  • Please refer to the guidelines for further requirements and information

How to apply:

Applications must be lodged online through Working at UniSA. If you experience any difficulty lodging your application visit FAQs.

For further support contact Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or email recruitment@unisa.edu.au and you will receive a response within one working day.

  • If you have NOT registered with our new e-recruitment system, you can begin your Application by clicking the 'Begin' button below.
  • If you are unsure if you have registered before, click here and follow the steps
  • FORGOTTEN YOUR LOGIN DETAILS? click here and follow the steps

By choosing to continue, you agree to the privacy policy. Show Privacy Policy