Engineering Manager

Job Title: Engineering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mawson Lakes, South Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH43431_1578528978
Contact Name: Claire Whitehouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 09, 2020 11:21

Job Description

Engineering Manager

Tired of the bureaucracy in a large organisation? Then play more of a part in a niche environment with the opportunity to collaborate and lead a team of talent engineers.

At the same time work with some of the latest state of the art electronics.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Manage engineering activities through the Preliminary Design, Verification and Support phases of the engineering life cycle;
  • Guide the development of the project, the definition and allocation of work activities and implement scope controls in order to meet project budget and schedules
  • Lead, motivate the engineering team, review the work undertaken to achieve or maintain the required system functionality;
  • Oversee the development of technical solutions
  • Mentor the project team
  • Manage project engineering resources through effective planning, staff training and development, and assess staff performance;
  • Customer relationships through effective internal and external communications and reporting;

Key Competency Requirements:

  1. Demonstrated ability to think and operate strategically
  2. Ability to lead and motivate a multi-disciplined engineering team to deliver quality outcomes on time
  3. Well-developed communication skills and a demonstrated experience in successful customer management; and
  4. Commitment to Work Health and Safety (WHS) procedures and practices
  5. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and professionally across functional teams to achieve goals.
  6. Commitment and focus on the right priorities in delivering safe and compliant products on time and within budget.


  • Successfully delivering complex electronic systems.
  • Experience in - B Radar, Sonar, Electronic Warfare or Combat Systems.
  • Hold a Bachelor Degree in Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent;
  • Must have experience with leading teams
  • Must be an Australian Citizen and have a current NV 1 Defence Clearance

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Claire Whitehouse on 0421 248 312 quoting the Job Title for this position.
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