Systems Engineer (Space & Surveillance)

Job Title: Systems Engineer (Space & Surveillance)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH42069_1564989901
Contact Name: Toby Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 05, 2019 17:25

Job Description


Our client is a leader in providing specialist engineering solutions to the Defence sector, combining operational and engineering support delivering award winning outcomes to their customers. The successful applicant will be an experienced Systems Engineer that can work collaboratively within a highly specialised team of engineers to deliver a major Defence capability. I am seeking a pro-active individual that is looking to build on their proven industry experience and provide advice in all areas of an acquisition environment.

The successful applicant will have a track record of working on systems such as surveillance, radar, space, electronic warfare or similar. They will have the ability to lead engineering teams and have strong engagement skills to confidently deal with customers and stakeholders.


  • Tertiary qualifications (Systems or related 4-year engineering degree)
  • Extensive experience working in a Systems Program Office environment
  • Must have at least 5 years of experience as a Systems Engineer with a Defence environment
  • Knowledge of systems including; Surveillance, Radar, Satellite, Space, Communications, Electronic Warfare etc.
  • Strong knowledge of Defence Regulations
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • V&V experience will be highly regarded
  • Candidates must have an active NV1 Defence security clearance


  • Excellent career progression & development
  • Ability to work on state-of-the-art technology
  • Competitive salary
  • Dynamic working environment

This is an urgent role and we are interviewing for an immediate start - APPLY NOW.

Kinexus is Australia's Leading supplier of Recruitment Solutions to the Defence and Aerospace Sectors. Working within the Defence environment for over 17 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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