Location Melbourne
Job type Contract
Salary AU$850 - AU$1100 per day
Specialisation Engineering
Contact person Steve Hutcheson
Reference BBBH47279
Call Email Steve

We are seeking experienced Defence Systems Engineers for several upcoming contract roles due to start in early 2022. These roles will be working on behalf of the Commonwealth of Australia and support ongoing projects designed to increase Australia's Defence capability.


Are you looking for something new in 2022? Are you an experienced Defence Industry professional? Are you an experienced Systems Engineer with a background in Requirements gathering, Design, Integration or V&V activities? Are you looking to help shape the future of the Defence Industry in Australia?

We are a specialist Defence Industry recruitment agency and 2022 is shaping up to be a year of possibilities. I'm looking to speak with current contractors or those that what to learn more about contracting opportunities in the Defence Industry for several upcoming contract roles in the Systems Engineering space.

Apply to find out more or chat with me to learn about how we can help you find your next role.


  • Engineering Degree (Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Mechatronics).
  • Experience in a Systems Engineering Function (Requirements gathering, Design, Integration, V&V etc).
  • Prior Defence Industry experience is ideal.
  • Must have a current or have previously held an Australian Security Clearance (AGSVA).


  • Competitive contract rate inclusive of super.
  • Contract as PAYG or with your own PTY.
  • Work alongside a diverse and multitalented team of engineers on meaningful Defence projects.
  • Great opportunities starting in early 2022.


Working as a contractor is a great way to enhance your industry knowledge and gain exposure to different industries, projects, and applications. As a contractor you can work on the most exciting, innovative and time sensitive projects allowing you to build an impressive portfolio of work. Contracting is also a great opportunity to learn more about an organisation and can lead to more permanent work. Many contractors also enjoy the flexibility and work life balance that contracting allows. If you are interested in learning more about the benefits of contracting, please get in touch.


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 them grow their careers.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Steve Hutcheson on 03 9982 0313 quoting the Job Title for this position. #LI-SH
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