Senior Systems Engineer

Babcock is a leading engineering support services organisation, with a rich history of service excellence. We employ over 35,000 talented and committed people across six continents and worldwide revenues of over AU$9.5 billion. In Australia and New Zealand, Babcock operates nationally, employing over 700 staff. Operating across defence, mining and construction, aviation, ports, cyber security and engineering consultancy, we support our customers technical, programme and complex platform requirements through our proven processes, systems and people.

We currently have an exciting newly created full time permanent opportunity for experienced and professional Senior Systems Engineer to join our high performing marine team in Osborne.

About the Role

Reporting to the Engineering Team Lead the Senior Systems Engineer is responsible for providing system engineering support to the marine business unit and the greater business for both existing contracts and new opportunities.

Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Guidance for specification, design and integration activities to ensure an informed and consistent approach to systems development and verification.
  • Reviewing designated engineering documentation and ensure it meets specifications for delivery.
  • Focus on the management and control of the integration activities required for project deliverables.
  • Analysis of requirements and development of requirements specification documentation.
  • Requirements decomposition.
  • Development of Requirements verification activities


About You

This role will align with an experienced Systems Engineer that has a proven track record of delivery within a defence, logistics, manufacturing or technical engineering organisation. You will be experienced within a technical engineering environment and this exposure will be supported by a degree qualification within an associated discipline. You will have an excellent interpersonal and analytical skill set, be a confident team player that has a passion for identifying and driving change and enjoys working within a team environment but can also work autonomously as required. You will have exceptional time management and organisational experience coupled with an ability to prioritise, plan and organise your work load and timeframes with a strong attention to detail. The successful candidate will have high level computer skills and have a proven ability to adapt and learn new systems and processes quickly. Familiarity of Naval Technical Regulatory Framework and Seaworthiness regulations would be an advantage

The successful candidate must hold or be eligible to obtain an Australian Defence Security Clearance

About Us

In return Babcock offers a supportive and engaging environment where you have the opportunity to drive change and the autonomy to deliver operational excellence and best practice within a global organisation that has an enviable reputation for delivering excellence. Central to Babcock’s core values are those of health, safety and environment and diversity so if you would like to be part of an exciting and engaged team, then please register your interest via the ‘Apply Now” button below


Job no: HZOQ80904-1

Location: Osborne - SA

Closing Date: Sunday, 2 December 2018