Simulation Environment Systems Engineer

Job Type:Full Time

  • Apply your talent where it counts
  • Bring in your Systems Engineering experience to this key role for Hunter Class Frigate program
  • Enjoy flexibility, innovation focus and interesting work within a strong team culture

The largest shipbuilding endeavour in the nation's history has commenced in Australia.
ASC Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of BAE Systems Australia, has been contracted to deliver nine of the world most advanced anti-submarine warfare frigates to the Royal Australian Navy.
The Hunter Class Frigate Program will create and sustain more than 5,000 jobs across BAE Systems and the wider Australian defence supply chain over the life of the program.
At ASC Shipbuilding we live a safety-first and inclusive culture. We ensure that the voices and talents of all employees are valued and that everyone has a sense of belonging.
Apply your talent where it counts as a COMBAT SYSTEMS LAND BASED TEST SITE SYNTHETIC ENVIRONMENT ENGINEER in our ASC Shipbuilding team in ADELAIDE, SA.

About the Opportunity
Reporting to the Land Based Test Site (LBTS) Engineering Manager, you will:

  • Be responsible for the design, implementation and delivery of the LBTS Synthetic Environment, simulation and integration tools required to enable Hunter Class Combat System integration and testing
  • Assess Synthetic Environment needs, alternatives and obtain stakeholder agreement on the recommended solution
  • Assess Combat System equipment simulators and validate their suitability to support initial combat system integration and testing in the LBTS
  • Determine integration tool needs and acquire/develop/configure the required integration tools
  • Act as the technical point of contact with customers, suppliers and other stakeholders on LBTS Synthetic Environment design, implementation and delivery matters, to resolve problems and issues and to maintain awareness in all parties of priorities and objectives

About you
As an ideal applicant for this opportunity, you'll have:

  • Demonstrated experience in the Technical Development, Systems Design and Systems Integration of complex engineering projects
  • Familiarity with world environment simulation tools, distributed simulation systems and system modelling
  • Sound knowledge Combat System equipment function and performance and the ability to translate that into simulation models
  • Proven experience in Combat System integration tools and process

Don't meet every criteria listed above? Don't worry. Providing you have the right foundational experience and qualifications, we encourage you to apply. Whether it be for this role or another, your skills and competencies are of interest to us.
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