Systems Engineer

Last updated an hour ago
Job Type:Full Time

Who We Are:

Downer Defence Systems provides a broad range of professional and managed services, asset sustainment and estate upkeep services to the Australian Defence Force, the New Zealand Defence Force and other government agencies.

Position Summary:

Downer Defence are currently seeking a Systems Engineer to assist in the delivery of JP2068, a multi-phased project designed to enhance the management, monitoring, and security of Defence Force communications networks. The successful candidate will work under limited direction to perform and achieve complex systems engineering work within an integrated workforce.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide detailed systems engineering technical and professional advice.
  • Contribute to strategic planning, program and project management, and policy development.
  • Implement engineering processes and procedures to ensure technical compliance and integrity.
  • Communicate and engage with stakeholders.
  • Plan, develop, integrate, manage and evaluate projects and engineering management systems to deliver the engineering aspects within the Defence material capability life cycle.

About You:

  • An experienced Systems Engineer professional who is looking to develop their career in a prominent professional services business.
  • Understanding & practical experience working within a Defence project, quality assurance & business improvement process practices and targeted & effective business solutions and outcomes.
  • An understanding of the Defence Capability Life Cycle.
  • Experience in building trusted & valued relationships with project team members, customers & partners.

What We Offer:

  • A diverse and challenging work environment
  • A growing business where opportunities are favourable
  • A great team where you are empowered to lead
  • Salary Sacrifice and Novated Leasing
  • Access to monthly Professional Development Sessions (including specialist forums)

Security :

Candidates must be Australian citizens with a minimum NV1 security clearance or be eligible to obtain an Australian Government Security Clearance prior to commencement of engagement. Applicants residing outside of Australia or non-citizens will not be considered.

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