Senior Software Engineer

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: St Leonards, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH43804_1578547049
Contact Name: Danny Fleming
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 09, 2020 16:17

Job Description

A premium Defence client specialising in underwater acoustic technology, is seeking multiple Systems and Software Engineers.

As the Senior Software Engineer, you will be responsible for leading the design, development and testing of real time software within a systems engineering framework.

Reporting into to the Head of Engineering, you will work within a multi-disciplined team of systems and software engineers, project managers and project engineers.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assume primary responsibility for all design, development and qualification activities relating to designated software products, within a project environment.
  • Manage the transition from design through to development in software production.
  • Manage and guide subordinate staff to achieve required project level outcomes.
  • Support the company's broad range of current products by testing, defect investigation and/or upgrade design services.
  • Provide support and guidance to less experienced software engineers

Essential Experience:

  • 7 + years within a software engineering position
  • A degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering or similar.
  • Excellent knowledge of the full SDLC
  • Highly proficient in C/C++
  • Working knowledge of both Linux and Windows environments
  • Experience in the design, implementation and documenting of distributed and real time software intensive systems
  • Background in Sonar, Radar, Avionics or similar industry
  • Analytical mindset who is passionate about solving problems.

You will be required to complete a C++ coding assessment as part of the selection process.

You must be eligible to gain an Australian Security Clearance so Australian Citizens only need apply. If you have a current security clearance, then this is the clients preference.

Kinexus is the leading supplier to the Defence industry.


To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Danny Fleming on 02 9492 7510 quoting the Job Title for this position.
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