Posted on :
20 Dec, 2021
20 Dec, 2021
The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) is a public entity under the National Department of Science and Innovation (DSI). SANSA has a mandate to drive the promotion and use of space and cooperation in space-related activities. To achieve this mandate, the Agency fosters research in space science and technology, advances space engineering programmes, and supports the creation of an environment conducive to industrial development in space technologies within the framework of national government policy. More information about the organization can be found at
SANSA is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining employees who are passionate about the success of the national space industry. Personal growth, which is one of our values, encourages employees to invest time in education and training through bursaries and training courses offered to them.
SANSA thrives on our employees’ creativity, competencies, and expertise, and on their ingenuity to succeed in a high performing environment. If you aspire to the SANSA values of Service, Teamwork, Respect, Integrity, Personal Growth and Excellence, and living these in a fast paced and innovative environment, then SANSA could be the place for you. The following internship opportunities exists at the earth Observation situated in Pretoria, Gauteng to be filled by an individual with the relevant skills, drive, competencies, qualifications and who puts the interests of the nation first, has a commercial mind-set, thinks like our customers, knowledge driven and people centric.
Job Title: Research and Applications Development Intern
Location: Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Reference #: RAD01
Contract Type: Contract
The successful candidate will be responsible for:
• Assisting in the development of an air quality index dashboard.
• Retrieving daily air quality parameters to feed into the dashboard and.
• Helping with the mapping and accuracy assessment of human settlement products.
The ideal candidate will have: BSc or BSc Hons in Geomatics, GIS, Computer Science, Environmental Science or in related field.
Application Deadline: 04/01/2022