Systems Engineer

Job Title: Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Lane Cove West, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH43772_1582005472
Contact Name: Danny Fleming
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 18, 2020 16:57

Job Description

Due to a spike in workload, a premium Defence Engineering client in Sydney is seeking up to 4 Systems Engineers to support on a 6 month engagement.

You will be working on Defence projects in one or more of the following key technology domains: Communications, Command & Control, Navigation or Simulation & Training.

The position:

You will be able to demonstrate the ability to perform in all phases of the engineering product development life cycle, including planning and coordination, user needs analysis & requirements definition, architecture & design definition and analysis, system implementation, integration & test, configuration & documentation and system support definition.

Ideally you will have a specialisation on one of the key technology domains above (not essential) and an awareness of the entire engineering process (essential). You may not necessarily be required or assigned to perform tasks in each life-cycle phase but be capable of executing within a project team that sits across; Tactical Communications, Tactical Data Link, Network Design and Management, Command & Control and Platform Integration.

You will be expected to perform multiple tasks in the context of a larger development team. Therefore you will need to successfully collaborate with a multi-function team of experts in accomplishing tasks.


  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline
  • Formal training in systems engineering and/or configuration management
  • You hold either a Baseline or NV1 level Security Clearance. (Essential)


  • Minimum of three years of experience with Systems Engineering and other lifecycle processes including Configuration Management, Integrated Logistic Support or other Specialty Engineering methods
  • Experience in the Defence Industry, including use of export controlled information
  • Experience in the use of engineering tools

Defence organisation:

The company promote a solid work-life balance, which creates a healthy lifestyle and inspires creativity and innovation. They value thier people and invest in their development, growth and success. There is on the job training and development opportunities provided through internal university intranet, networking and mentoring programs.

Kinexus, formally Kinetic Recruitment, are the No. 1 defence recognised supplier with a specialisation in the recruitment of mid to senior level professionals who hold Defence or Federal government clearances across the spectrum of technology platforms. Kinexus are recognised as a top 15 Defence SME in Australia and support various major defence projects.

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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