Netelek Engineering Department
The available position is based at our Paarl office located in Main Street.
The position offers a remuneration bracket of R20’000 - R35’000 cost to company and is based on the candidate's qualifications and experience so assessed by the company at the company's discretion.
The candidate aspires to work on embedded projects, effectively integrate third-party equipment into Netelek software systems and provide valuable contributions to the team's overall output. While the primary focus of the role lies in embedded, software, and engineering development, the applicant is expected to undertake any additional related tasks that contribute to the team's output and successful project execution.
The applicant can expect to participate in any of the following duties and tasks:
Hardware [core duties]
Design, development, production, testing, and maintenance of embedded systems
Low-level integration of third-party equipment into the Netelek software system
Collaborate with other engineers on technical and design issues
Troubleshoot equipment, performance and functional problems with the embedded systems
Research & planning
Software [secondary duties]
Operations and maintenance
Project calculations and reports
Provide technical support for field technicians and electricians
User training and Implementation
Monitor projects, generate reports
Candidates that do not qualify for all the criteria listed below are still encouraged to apply. Candidates that can demonstrate self-drive, passion for engineering and most importantly the ability to problem solve will be favoured.
BEng or BSc (Eng) 4-year degree in
or Electrical & Electronic
Non-commercial experience: The candidate is expected to have at least 4 years of experience designing and assembling electronic-related engineering solutions on either a hobbyist or academic level.
Commercial experience: It is expected that the candidate has at least 2 years of experience or completed 2 commercial projects that included solution scoping, development and commissioning.
Electronic Tech Stack
Protocol integration (Modbus, DLMS. Flag)
Cellular network integration
Working with and Integration of a wide range of equipment: Energy meters, solar inverters, control equipment, ext.
Software Tech Stack
APIs and swagerisation
Our recruiting process is documented below. Take note that the company at its full discretion can terminate the process at any time.
Online application form.
Polygraph and Drug test.
The deadline for step 1 of the application process is 10 am Monday, 7 August 2023.
The company reserves the right to make no appointments. Any appointment which may be made is at the sole and absolute discretion of the company.