Combat Systems Engineers

Location:Adelaide
Job Type:Full Time

  • Opportunities exist on the Hunter Class Frigate Program and within our Maritime Sustainment business
  • Roles based from Adelaide, Melbourne
  • Highly technical and complex project

BAE Systems Australia is looking for engineers wanting to work within the naval Combat Systems domain on both the Hunter Class Frigate Program and projects within our Maritime Sustainment area.

We have live roles now and over the coming months we will continue to add to and further develop our existing capability within Combat Systems engineering and the broader systems engineering teams to support BAE Systems Australia projects.

We encourage junior engineers through to engineering management level of experience to apply and express your interest at this exciting time. BAE Systems is committed to growing the overall naval engineering capability in Australia, meaning we're equally keen to hear from engineers within defence industry but also from engineers in adjacent industries excited by the technology and opportunities this will create.
At this stage of the combat systems life cycle, we're mainly looking for engineers with qualifications and experience in:

  • Software Engineering
  • Hardware Engineering
  • Communications Engineering
  • Complex Electronic Systems Engineering
  • Electro Mechanical Systems Engineering

The successful engineers will have the opportunity to work on following combat systems technologies:

  • Underwater warfare systems
  • Above water warfare systems
  • Navigation systems
  • Communication Systems
  • Integrated Platform Management Systems
  • Radar systems
  • Systems Integration

If you have applied via one of our previous EOI's, it may mean that we had no suitable roles at the time, please do not let this discourage you from submitting another application. Please bear with us as we move through the mobilization on Hunter Class and understand that timeframes for us to respond will not necessarily be immediate.
To work on these projects you will be required to obtain an Australian Defence security clearance, therefore applicants need to be current Australian Citizens.
International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for any roles.

Applications should be addressed to: Matt Hart, Talent Acquisition Specialist - Engineering.

Please ensure you attach a current resume and copy of your relevant qualification(s) to your application.

At BAE Systems, we have a strong safety, health and environmental culture; employee safety and well-being is a top priority. We also maintain a genuine commitment to diversity and inclusion and to training and development, offer competitive benefits and enjoy a family friendly work place with flexible work practices.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

To learn about other employment opportunities at BAE Systems, please visit: BAE Systems Careers Australia

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Further information regarding clearances is available at: https://careers.au.baesystems.com/opportunity.html