System Designer

Job Title: System Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH43944_1580453461
Contact Name: Toby Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2020 17:51

Job Description

Our client is one of the leading consulting firms in the Defence sector. Seeking a System Designer with significant experience working and leading Cyber Security and/or ICT Infrastructure projects.


  • Expert level knowledge in areas such as infrastructure, system engineering and integration design
  • Leadership and coordination for the project including development, review and agreement of technical specifications
  • Develop system design solutions to support business outcomes
  • Define the infrastructure architecture and dependencies
  • Develop design documentation
  • Design structures and tools for systems
  • Deliver technical visualisation of proposed applications
  • Translate logical designs into physical designs and produce detailed design documentation
  • Liaison with technical stakeholders to determine requirements and collaboratively agree mutually acceptable technical outcomes.
  • Provide technical performance and technical risk identification and mitigation
  • Ensure the safety and security of system level products and associated activities.

Skills Required:

  • An engineering degree in a relevant field
  • More than 8 years' experience as a System Design on Defence acquisition projects either above or below the line
  • Experience with hyper-converged infrastructure, converged infrastructure, VMWare virtualisation, Windows and Citrix presentation services
  • Server and virtualisation infrastructure development
  • Experience creating high level/low level designs and reference architecture
  • Cyber Security Applications
  • Demonstrated experience with leading, training and mentoring engineers and technical staff.
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate with personnel at different levels and disciplines.
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute and work in a cross-functional team.
  • Experience with Linux operating systems (desirable)

Applicants MUST hold Australian Citizenship have a current Defence security clearance

Kinexus is Australia's Leading supplier of Recruitment Solutions to the Defence and Aerospace Sectors. Working within the Defence environment for over 18 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 Toby Wright on 0457 021 490 quoting the Job Title for this position.
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