Systems Engineering Manager

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Remuneration: $ per annum

Location: Sydney

Type: Full Time

Posted: 05/07/2019


Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane

Downer Defence is a growing part of the Downer Group family that is committed to providing diversified services across the defence sector. Our success largely due to our service offerings and expertise has been steady and consistent and has us now placed as the 8th largest supplier to the overall sector, a mark we are looking to continually improve and better.

We have an Expression of Interest for a Systems Engineering Manager to join Downer Defence in the space of IT/Communications sector working specifically project based.  In this role you will be establish and manage the systems engineering program and lead the Downer team (and subcontracting entities across all engineering activities, this include identifying needs analysis, detailed design, verification and validation, configuration and management through to ensuring compliance to policy.

You will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering (Systems, Software or Communications) with post graduate qualifications preferred.
  • A proven track record of delivery of Defence projects under the C4ISR development program and C3 technologies
  • Hands on experience working with ASDEFCON suit of contracts and the TRAMM-L regulatory framework
  • Sound and proven management skills, including detailed project management methodology, people management and team leadership qualities and ability to lead and develop stakeholder management strategies.
  • Excellent communication ability, internal and external both written and verbal to articulate complex processes and topics to all levels of the business
  • NV1 Clearance or have baseline security clearance and be an Australian citizen.

In return you will receive:

  • Opportunity to work with one of the largest providers to the defence sector, with continued plans for growth.
  • Clear career development paths through mentor ships and education and training where required.
  • Career growth opportunities, both in the Downer Defence business but also with large scope to the Downer Group, one of Australia’s largest employers
  • Generous remuneration package, with ongoing discussions around your salary and skills set.
  • Flexible work environment, with Downer Group understanding and encouraging flexible work arrangements.
  • Additional company benefits and discounts from insurance through to everyday products.

If you would like to know more about what working at Downer Group is like contact Nathan on or hi “apply now” to be included in this expression of interest.

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