Executive Level 1
$101,955 - $115,005 (plus super)
Brindabella Park, ACT
Satellite Communications Systems Program Office (SATCOMSPO) located in Brindabella Business Park, Canberra are seeking Professional Engineering Managers. SATCOMSPO acquires and sustains leading edge SATCOM equipment in support of Australian Defence Force operations, both here and overseas. You will lead and contribute to significant technology changes to our Defence communications capabilities including ADF future SATCOM, Wideband Global SATCOM partnership with the US DoD, IS-22 satellite narrow-band payload, Optus C1 payload along with supporting terrestrial based infrastructure and equipment.
SATCOMSPO is seeking highly motivated and skilled engineering professionals with a genuine interest to contribute and be a part of a team delivering this strategically significant capability. This will be a unique career building opportunity and will provide you with further opportunities to expand your experience. As a Professional Engineering Manager, you will be accountable to the Chief Engineer to take a lead role in the planning, development, management and execution of the SATCOMSPO engineering program.
Our Ideal Candidate:
You will have proven experience and knowledge in Systems Engineering and/or Communications Engineering (preferably Satellite Communications). You will also ideally possess people management, leadership and experience in stakeholder management and high quality written and oral communication skills. You will be able to operate effectively within a Government Procurement Framework.
This position requires a Bachelor of Engineering from an Australian Institution or a qualification gained elsewhere, that satisfies the requirements of the Washington Accord for recognition as a Professional Engineer.
This position will provide opportunity to:
You will also enjoy generous conditions including 15.4% superannuation, ongoing learning and development and flexible working arrangements. There may be opportunities for an overseas posting.
Application Closing Date: Thursday 20 February 2020
For further information please review the job information pack, reference CASG/00383/20 on www.defence.gov.au/apscareers
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