Junior Systems Engineer

Last updated an hour ago
Job Type:Full Time

We have an opportunity with our rapidly expanding Downer Defence business to join our engagement with Defence AIR program as a Junior Systems Engineer. This role will have a strong focus on drafting high level designs in a Defence Environment for this important ISR (intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance) program.

Key responsibilities for the role include:

  • Contribute to ICT high level designs
  • Contribute to systems architecture products
  • Contribute to the Function and Performance Specification
  • Contribute technical inputs to commercial documentation

Skills and experience:


  • Experience drafting High-level Designs in a Defence Environment, on an ICT infrastructure services project
  • CLC Pre-gate 2 project team member experience
  • Ability to specify Interface design requirements
  • Military Platform Data Systems Design, Management, or exposure
  • NV1 Security Clearance


  • Experience in providing technical inputs to Defence procurement processes
  • TSPV Security Clearance
  • Post Gate 2 Systems Integration project work
  • Drafting Function and Performance Specifications in a Defence Environment
  • Systems Engineering qualifications

Note – due to customer requirements, we can only consider candidates for this opportunity who are Australian Citizens and hold a minimum NV1 security clearance.

This is a great opportunity to join our growing professional services organisation and to progress your Systems Engineering career.

What we offer:

  • A values driven business with a focus on our people, our relationships, integrity and excellence in delivery
  • A long-term career opportunity for working with an ASX listed company
  • Access to Downer career development, financial, health and Lifestyle benefits
  • Referral bonuses
  • Work and lifestyle balance