The Most Exciting Careers on Earth & Beyond

Last updated 5 days ago
Location:Oaks Estate
Job Type:Full Time

  • Engineering and tech opportunities around Australia (current and emerging)
  • Programs across air, land, sea and space
  • Innovative, bold and flexible – join us

BAE Systems are currently delivering some of the largest defence projects in Australia's history. From building and designing a fleet of cutting-edge stealth frigates, to pioneering autonomous vehicles and space technology, we need your skills to help us push further. Which is why we're now recruiting across a range of new and exciting roles across Australia, in areas like engineering development, manufacturing, sustainment and technology.
Whether it's air, sea or space, each cutting edge project is significant not just for Australia, but for the world. So if you are looking for a varied career with unique opportunities, we'd love to have you on board.
As a team we are innovative, bold and trusted. On our team you'll enjoy an inclusive and safety focused culture, competitive benefits and family friendly, flexible work practices. Above all, you'll enjoy the most diverse and interesting work the Defence industry has to offer.
Despite COVID-19, we have a strong pipeline of job opportunities and we are still hiring. We're continuing to provide the Australian Defence Force with what they need to help protect the nation. Many of our people are now safely working from home. Of course some roles can't be done from home and in those cases, we're operating with an increased focus on health and safety on-site. We're finding new ways of working in response to COVID-19 and our workforce is still delivering the best capability for Australia.
Apply your talent where it counts and join us for the most exciting careers on Earth and beyond.
The opportunities
We are currently recruiting for a range of interesting opportunities across a wide range of programs. We're also actively engaging talent for upcoming programs within the sectors such as space and autonomy – some roles to start immediately and others in the near future.
The opportunities are broad. If you have a degree in Engineering, Info Tech, Science or Mathematics – we want to hear from you.
We're also keen to hear from you whether you are looking for full time or part time work. And providing you have the right foundational experience and qualifications, we encourage you to apply. Your skills and competencies are of interest to us.
To register your interest is easy. Simply click the “Apply Now” button, complete a brief questionnaire detailing the work that is of most interest to you and where you want to work and upload your resume. We'll be in touch after that.
Whilst applications must be made online, confidential enquiries are very welcome via email:

As Australian Defence security clearances are required for roles on our team, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate clearance.
International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) may also be applicable for some roles and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.
Further information regarding clearances is available at:

We welcome and strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and Veterans for these opportunities. An inclusive culture and an exciting, supportive career opportunity awaits. We are also proud to be a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and initiatives here:
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