Location Port Melbourne
Job type Permanent
Salary AU$140000 - AU$160001 per annum
Specialisation Engineering
Contact person Lewis Landau
Reference PR/061827
Call Email Lewis

To all Software Engineers looking to take their next exciting step in their career into one of Australia's most advanced technology industries, have we got the job for you!


Our client is an innovative multi-national Defence supplier spanning Land, Air and Sea. Our client deliver a range of defence systems including C4, ISR, flight simulators, unmanned aircraft systems, electro-optics systems, EW suites and cyber security systems. They are looking to grow their software development capability within Melbourne, VIC, to drive and build upon their existing capabilities and on-going support to the ADF.


Permanent full-time role, based in Melbourne, VIC. Those with experience in software programs including C++ and similar tools are highly desirable! MUST be an Australian Citizen and able to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance!

The Role:

  • Execute and maintain software best practices
  • Coding, configuring and testing software solutions in line with the software design.
  • Maintain current knowledge of and execute continuous integration/delivery methodologies.
  • Software programming utilising C++ and other software programs and platforms
  • Provide requirements analysis and management with the use of software management tools
  • Strong understanding of UI design and UX best practices.
  • Lead Software/Systems Engineers on assigned projects, providing direction on technical/design and development process.

Experience Required:

  • Minimum 5 years Software Engineering experience
  • Engineering Degree in either of the following disciplines: Engineering, Computer Science or similar
  • Experience with hands-on software development in C++
  • Proficiency in Linux and experience with Linux-based development environments.
  • Australian Citizenship essential
  • Defence industry experience (desirable)

Please only apply if you hold Australian Citizenship and can obtain and maintain a Defence Security Clearance.

If you think you match the above criteria, please apply in Word format only.


Kinexus is Australia's No.1 Leading Supplier of recruitment solutions to the Defence Industry with over 23 years of support, made up of a team of ex-Defence professionals and professional recruiters, ready to support your needs!

All applications should include your resume as a word document. For more information, visit our website, www.kinexus.com.au or contact Lewis Landau on 0422 572 745. #LI-LL