Transition & Acceptance Manager

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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.

About the Role:

Downer Defence are currently seeking a Transition and Acceptance Manager to assist in the delivery of a Commonwealth Defence cyber project. The successful candidate will consult, formulate and promulgate plans for delivery and acceptance in conjunction with stakeholders.


  • Developing the Project Transition Plan and Project Acceptance Plan from Draft to Approval.
  • Call, conduct, minute and finalise Transition and Acceptance Workgroups and meetings as required.
  • Develop the Product Transition Register and the Post-Transition Register;,
  • Entering and reviewing planned transition activities into the Product Transition Register and the Post-Transition Register
  • Liaising with the in-service stakeholders to ensure readiness for transition of each activity;
  • Planning and co-ordinating the Transition Review and associated documentation;
  • Reviewing, monitoring and closure of the transition certificates; and
  • Reporting progress and outcome of transition meetings to the Project Executive as required.

Essential Experience:

  • Knowledge / experience in the ADF organisation.
  • Military operations.
  • Stakeholder engagement and communications.
  • Technical writing.
  • Transition and Acceptance planning and management.


  • Project management.
  • Basic cyberspace security.
  • Basic cyberspace warfare.

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.

To register your interest hit "Apply now" or contact Jason at for more details.

(Please note: Downer does not accept applications via email)