Location: Eskom Research and Innovation Centre Rosherville, Gauteng
Reference Number: 49607070BOT/329-786679

Closing Date: 6 June 2012

Sustainability Division is offering the following Graduate in Training opportunities in the following disciplines: Statistics; Econometrics; and Data Mining.

Minimum Requirements

  • Qualification(s)
    • BSc Hons in Applied Mathematics & Statistics or BCom Hons in Statistics Preferred
    • BCom Hons Economics and Econometrics
  • Related Experience
    • No Experience

Skills and Competencies

  • Microsoft Office
  • A statistical package

Key Responsibilities

  • Exploratory Data Analysis:
    • Data Collection and Validation,
    • Descriptive Statistics,
    • Statistical Relationships,
    • Distribution Fitting and Testing.
  • Regression Analysis
    • Regression models
    • Necessary number of independent measurements
    • Statistical assumptions
  • Linear regression
    • General linear model
    • Regression diagnostics
    • Regression with "limited dependent" variables
  • Interpolation and extrapolation
  • Nonlinear regression
  • Power and sample size calculations

If you have not been contacted within 28 days of the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.

Note that the appointment of the candidate is at Eskom?s sole discretion, taking into account factors that Eskom considers relevant including but not limited to Eskom?s employment equity policy. Eskom supports a smoke-free environment

Apply Online at Eskom Career and Vacancies Centre