Explosives Engineer - Pretoria

Explosives Engineer, Pretoria

Our client in the Defence environment is looking for a Ballistic Scientist.  You will do research and simulation, conduct ballistic tests, compile Ballistic reports and Project Management.

Requirements and Critical skills:

  • At least MSc degree in Applied Mathematics or Physics.

  • Applied Mathematics/Physics training.

  • Software development experience.

  • System engineering training.

  • Artillery/Armour experience or exposure.

  • SA Citizenship is a pre-requisite as a Security Clearance is required for this position.

  • Analytical, dynamic approach to problem solving.

  • Management training.

  • Computer literate with very good experience of Fortran and C.

  • Experience in field Artillery, Armour and Air defence.

  • Must be able to work independently


  • Do Ballistic Research.

  • Ballistic Test Planning and Management.

  • Ballistic software development.

  • Range Tables compilation

  • Ballistics Training and Project Management.

Our client is an Employment Equity Employer, giving preference to suitable previously disadvantaged candidates who contribute to the diversity of the Company.

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