Combat Systems Engineer

Located in Australian Capital Territory, Canberra, posted on 11 February 2019

Use your Combat Systems Engineering experience and make a difference for one of Australia's largest Defence projects.

Kinexus is the leading supplier of recruitment solutions to the Defence Industry across Australia. We are currently seeking experienced a Combat Systems Engineer to join one of Australia''s leading consultancies, and be a part of one of Australia's largest Naval Defence projects, based in Canberra.

This is a great opportunity for you to further your career whilst building on their knowledge and skills. Additionally, you will be contributing to Australia's Defence capability.

About the role

As the Combat Systems Consultant, you will be responsible for:

  • Manage all work groups between the customer and project suppliers
  • Undertaking technical investigations
  • Prepare technical engineering documentation including design reports, requirements, safety assessment, and engineering change proposals
  • Raising and progressing engineering change proposal documentation in accordance with the clients process
  • Contribute to, develop and execute the business development and engineering vision that achieves the goals and business objectives of the company
  • Designing and documenting work to a high standard, including work on engineering reports and contract documents
  • Completing work within negotiated standards of time, cost and quality
  • Meeting legal requirements relating to the project

Skills & Experience

  • Degree in Systems or Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 8 years' relevant experience in Combat Systems/Weapons Engineering
  • Proven experience in Naval Combat Systems
  • Minimum of 8 years' experience in the Defence industry
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Currently hold a Defence Security Clearance - NV1
  • Applicants must be Australian Citizens

Please forward your resume and cover letter in WORD FORMAT.

Kinexus is the leading recruitment partner to the Defence Industry in Australia. We support our community in making intelligent connections and create opportunities to help grow their careers.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Adrian Broadhead on 02 9492 7519 quoting the Job Title for this position.
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