Senior Electronic Design Engineer

Job Title: Senior Electronic Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: AU$110000 - AU$140000 per annum
Reference: BBBH42983_1600325745
Contact Name: Tristan Gibbons
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 17, 2020 16:55

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Senior Electronic Design Engineer to join an industry leader working on the design, development and production of cutting-edge Electronic systems. This role is based in Canberra and will give you the opportunity to not only utilise your proven engineering experience but provide you with the ability to mentor and develop other Electronic Design Engineers. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of electronic design in conjunction with software design, mechanical design and systems engineering disciplines.

This engineering company will provide you with a professional working environment and the ability to work on incredibly challenging, testing and exciting new engineering projects.

The Role:

  • Provide mentorship and guidance to Electronic Design Engineers
  • Undertake electronic design analyses
  • Produce electronic designs in accordance with requirements
  • Develop test procedures and plans
  • Work with systems engineers to ensure that requirements are identified, captured and analysed
  • Sound electrical calculation experience
  • Provide engineering direction on electrical systems
  • Develop modifications, deviations, ECP and reports
  • Engineering design tasks and modifications
  • Prepare and review documentation required to support designs
  • Good communications experience both written and oral

Experience required:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in electronics engineering
  • Minimum 7 years' experience in similar role
  • Minimum 3 years' experience in supervision
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with design
  • Experience with optical systems would be advantageous
  • Must have a level of Design authority/approval
  • Must be experienced in working in a fast-paced environment
  • A strong level of problem-solving skills
  • Experience working on Defence projects will be highly advantageous
  • Candidates must be an Australian Citizen to apply

Due to the nature of the project's applicants MUST hold Australian Citizenship and be eligible for a security clearance. Applicants are also required to meet International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

I can't understate the importance of this role to our client, these are kinetic systems designed to protect the warfighter. Candidates must have a high degree of experience in hardware within Defence; aerospace, maritime and or land to apply.

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
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