Software Engineer - Defence - Geelong

Job Title: Software Engineer - Defence - Geelong
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Waurn Ponds, Victoria
Salary: AU$70.00 - AU$90.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH43337_1577642409
Contact Name: Sophie Richards
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 30, 2019 05:00

Job Description

Our client is one of Australia's new up and coming Defence Industry simulation experts and are seeking defence professionals with a background in Software Engineering to support the ever-changing needs of the ADF and the Defence Industry. We are currently looking for a Software Engineer to expand on their career within the Defence Industry and be a part of an exciting new simulation project in Melbourne on a 6 to 12 month contract.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Software Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Derive software system requirements, define test requirements and participate in system design and system requirements reviews
  • Undertake functional analysis to identify the optimum solution against a set of requirements and develop system specifications
  • Design, develop and test software programs written in C++ or various other programming languages and produce related documentation
  • Design, develop and test databases, scripts, plugins, and user interfaces and produce related documentation
  • Evaluate and integrate third-party and/or in-house software systems
  • Implement error handling logic, evaluate software against specific test plans, and report results in terms of software verification and validation
  • Commission software systems in conformance with required specifications
  • Collect and analyse data relating to software systems for performance improvement
  • Design, develop, assemble, test and install computing hardware
  • Liaise with third-party software suppliers and other internal/external stakeholders to deliver projects into production

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Tertiary qualification in Software Engineering, IT or similar
  • Minimum 5 years' experience Defence Software Engineering is essential
  • A detailed software design, architecture, testing, reporting, verification and validation
  • Ability to acquire a security clearance
  • Minimum 5 years Software Engineering experience
  • Experience working across the Full Software Development Lifecycle

MUST be eligible to attain an Australian Defence Security Clearance (Australian Citizenship required).

Please apply if you match the above description for a confidential discussion.

Please apply with CVs in WORD format

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To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Sophie Richards on 03 9982 0304 quoting the Job Title for this position.

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