Avionic Hardware Design Engineer

Job Title: Avionic Hardware Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane, Queensland
Salary: AU$110000 - AU$140000 per annum
Reference: BBBH44015_1585624651
Contact Name: Tristan Gibbons
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 31, 2020 14:17

Job Description

As partnered with some of the largest Defence projects in Australia, we currently have an opportunity for an Avionics Engineer with a proven background in hardware design to be based in QLD. This is a core role within the business that will be responsible for conducting complex front end design of avionic hardware systems. In this role, you will have a direct impact on the Warfighter's capability through the development and design of mission-critical avionic systems.

The successful applicant will have proven understands of the engineering lifecycle within a Defence environment.

** This role is moving forward amidst the current COVID-19s situation. Our forward-thinking clients still need to deliver capability now and in the future, therefore, have modified their hiring, on-boarding and initial working processes to support new people joining their business while keeping current and future employees safe**

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with stakeholders regarding technical queries
  • Respond to avionics system defects, queries and technical information
  • Design & development of Avionic hardware systems
  • System integration & testing
  • Conduct technical investigations and analysis relating to avionics systems/equipment
  • Define avionics system equipment requirements, design solutions and test requirements
  • Ability to work autonomously within the delegated authority
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with other team members


Required Skills & Experiences:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Avionics or similar field.
  • 7 years' experience in avionics engineering
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Firm understanding of aviation legislation and regulations (CASA, DASR)
  • Working towards CPEng / RPEQ
  • Applicants must be ITAR Compliant
  • Applicants must hold or be eligible for a NV1 Security Clearance

Kinexus is Australia's Leading supplier of Recruitment Solutions to the Defence and Aerospace Sectors. Working within the Defence environment for over 17 years, we partner with some of the largest Defence projects and organisations in Australia.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Tristan Gibbons on 08 8432 0492 quoting the Job Title for this position. #LI-TG