Studio 29

Systems Architect

  • Location Potchefstroom, North West
  • Category Architect
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Salary Market Related
  • Ref # 5172


•                     Design, development and implementation of computer software

•                     Maintenance of existing software

•                     Resource and product development

•                     Development of resources relevant to language technology

•                     Conduct research in the field of computational linguistics and natural language processing


·         Relevant tertiary qualification in Computational linguistics, computer engineering, computer science or other relevant degree (NQF 8)

·         Two year’s experience in computational linguistics, computer engineering and computer science or system/software development

·         Two year’s programming experience in Java and at least one of the following languages, PERL,C,C++ or C#

·         Two year’s experience in general programming concepts and databases

·         Two years experience in system architecture and system design

Other competency requirements:

•             Design, development and implementation of new computer systems

•             Maintenance of existing computer systems

•             Implementation of resource development

•             Experience in the use of different operating systems among which Windows and Linux

•             Advanced computer literacy skills

•             Ability to master new software with ease

•             Ability to function as part as a team, adapt to its work method and act independently

•             Creative problem-solving capabilities

•             Scientific writing style

•             Prioritise, manage and complete a variety of tasks in line with CTexT’s goals