Systems Engineer


Key information

Architecture and systems engineering
Research, design and development
Professional, Engineer & Manager
Sydney nsw, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA
Permanent, Full-time
Bachelor's Degree
More than 3 years

Job description

We are seeking TWO Systems Engineer's to work on complex system engineering tasks and concept development processes in support of a future submarine project. We are looking for candidates with strong knowledge in either Optronic sights systems and/or Radar, Navigation systems in a submarine situation. The successful candidates will support the Systems Engineering team and be required to define technical proposals considering project requirements, constraints including costs, schedule and risks.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • • Collaborate with customers in order to;
o Validate/clarify customer technical requirements.
o Respond to technical questions and provide clarifications / justifications.
o Provide technical assistance.
  • • Transfer system requirements in sub system needs by using functional and dysfunctional analysis.
  • • Perform impact analysis of system evolutions and propose solutions.
  • • During development and verification phases;
o Contribute to the analysis of the technical definition modifications and of the products configuration modifications, accordingly to maintainability, safety and security requirements
o Contribute to technical facts analysis, and contribute to fix issues
o Contribute to feedback analysis
  • • Perform technical studies and analysis during the development phase, by integrating constraints on the system life cycle.
  • • Define technical proposals considering project requirements, constraints, costs, schedule and risks, in accordance to directives of the Program Manager.

Job requirements

Qualifications and Experience

  • • Tertiary qualification in Electronic Engineering, Systems Engineering or related discipline.
  • • Knowledge of Optronic sights systems and/or Radar, Navigation systems in a submarine situation.
  • • Knowledge of safety and security constraints.
  • • Proficiency in Design to Cost / Design to Value techniques.
  • • Architecture and system conception.
  • • Integration and Verification.
  • • Previous experience with reporting and document writing.

Can demonstrate:

  • • Ability to obtain and maintain an Australian Department of Defence security clearance to Negative Vetting Level 1.
  • • Decisive and self-starting attitude, with energy and motivation to be effective in a very demanding environment; &
  • • Strong Customer focused.
  • • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • • Ability and willingness to liaise with all levels within the organisation
  • • High-level accuracy and attention to detail
  • • Strong problem solving techniques.
  • • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • • Proactive, Autonomous, Rigorous, Organised.

How to Apply
Candidates must currently have the legal right to work in Australia to be eligible to apply for this position.

Please note all final applicants for this position will be asked to complete a national police check and each application will be considered on its merits.

All applications should include a covering letter and up to date CV and be submitted to the attention of Human Resources quoting reference number SE1019

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Company information

Safran Electronics & Defense

Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence, with more than 92,000 employees and sales of 21 billion euros in 2018. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes Research & Development programs to meet fast-changing market requirements, with total R&D expenditures of around 1.5 billion euros in 2018.

Safran is ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters and is featured on the "Happy at work" rankings. The Group places fourth on the Universum ranking for the favorite companies of newly-qualified engineers in France.

Safran Electronics & Defense is a world leader in optronics, avionics, electronics and critical software for civil and defense applications. The company's products are deployed worldwide on more than 1,000 ships, 25,000 armored vehicles and 10,000 aircraft.

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