As a fully owned subsidiary of Safran Electronics & Defense, Safran Electronics & Defense Australasia Pty Ltd (SEDA) delivers and supports various products including high performance optronics and inertial navigation equipment.
Headquartered in Sydney, SEDA brings local expertise in the integration of optronics and navigation systems for the air, land and naval platforms of the Australian and New Zealand Defence Forces.
Reporting to the Lead Systems Engineer you will be responsible for a broad understanding of all system-engineering disciplines in developing and delivering engineering documentation to support the delivery of the Land Defence Programs.
Prior experience in the Defense, Aerospace or Rail Industry will be highly regarded.
Knowledge of systems engineering (requirement management, validation and verification) is mandatory.
Proficiency in Optronics, Radio and/or Battle Management Systems technology is desirable.
Systems engineering tasks:
Clarify and Validate customer technical requirements.
Requirement elicitation, analysis and development for new proposals and resulting from change requests.
Management of Engineering Change Proposals
Respond to technical questions (with the support of design authority) and provide clarifications / justifications.
Flow-down system requirements to subsystem using functional and non-functional analysis.
Conducting trade-off studies and perform impact analysis of system evolution.
Follow up local subcontractor activities and provide engineering guidance and support during development phase.
Conduct integration and verification phase.
Write Acceptance Tests Procedures and Acceptance Test Reports.
Manage product configuration (Documents and Bill of Material)
We are looking for a candidate who is confident and has the following attributes:
Ability to obtain and maintain an Australian Department of Defence security clearance to Negative Vetting Level 1.
Strong work ethic.
A Team player.
Strong problem solving techniques.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Proactive, Autonomous, Rigorous, Organised.
Interest in advanced technologies.
To be successful in this role you must have :
Tertiary engineering qualification
Prior experience in the Defense, Aerospace or Rail Industry will be highly regarded
Practical experience in Electronic Engineering, Systems Engineering, Signal Processing Engineering or related discipline.
Demonstrated knowledge of system engineering tasks (specification, integration, verification).
Demonstrated background in architecture and system design.
Demonstrated experience in integration and verification of complex systems.
Demonstrated ability to manage customer expectations in a complex delivery organization.
Demonstrated ability to deal with complex programs where trade-off between Performance, Cost and Schedule are required
Knowledge of system safety and information security on system requirements and design (desirable).
Knowledge of Optronic sight systems and / or Radar systems and/or Navigation systems (desirable).
Knowledge of requirement management and traceability tools – DOORS – REQTIFY (desirable).
Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 76,800 employees and sales of 15,3 billion euros in 2021 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and innovation roadmap.
Safran was ranked as the world's third best employer in its sector by Forbes magazine in 2021.
Safran Electronics & Defense is a world leader in the supply of solutions and services in optronics, avionics, electronics and critical software for both civil and military markets. The company equips more than 1,000 ships, 25,000 land vehicles and 10,000 aircraft worldwide.
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