Senior Systems Engineer



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Full Time




$90000.00 - $100000.00 per annum

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Flavia Gentile

This role will provide the technical lead for all engineering activities on the Night Fighting
Equipment (NFE) and Satellite Communications (SATCOM) projects.

The key responsibilities for this role will include, but are not limited to:
  • Technical lead for all engineering activities associated with NFE and SATCOM support
  • activities.
  • Represent the company at any meetings/reviews to discuss NFE and SATCOM systems
  • engineering issues.
  • Provide guidance to the Project Manager and the rest of the team to ensure that company
  • and Defence Department (TRAMM-L) engineering practices and procedures are followed.
  • Conduct Functional Configuration Audits and manage the conduct of Physical
  • Configuration Audits on supplied equipment.
  • Provide assurance that any configuration updates or repair work follow correct process in
  • accordance with company and Defence Department (TRAMM-L) practices and
  • procedures and maintain the technical integrity of the supplied equipment (including
  • fitness-for-purpose, environmental compliance and be as safe as practicable).
  • Become familiar with the NFE and SATCOM products and be able to provide engineering
  • support as required.
  • Be able to support technical inspections of NFE and SATCOM.
  • Other work as assigned

The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills, have in-depth knowledge of systems engineering processes and be able to work under minimal supervision.

Desirable experience and skills include familiarity with the TRAMM-L, Safety engineering, and hands on experience with developing or maintaining high-end electronics, optical, laser, night vision or satellite communication equipment.

A Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related discipline is required, ideally with Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) status or sufficient professional development to attain Chartered Professional Engineer status.

The ideal  candidate will hold a current Baseline Defence Security Clearance or higher. As a minimum, all candidates must be eligible for an Australian Department of Defence Security Clearance.

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