"At Consunet we value and invest in our people. We are trusted by our staff, our suppliers and our customers to deliver what we say we will deliver."

Executive Chairman - Kuba Kabacinski

Grow with us

Systems Engineer (Technical Analyst)

Information Communication Technology, Systems Engineering

Full time Adelaide
  • Rapidly growing 120+ person Australian owned, multiple roles
  • Linux, Multiple Distributed Networks, Defence
  • Attractive salary package, flexible working hours

About the Role

Consunet is seeking a passionate and experienced System Engineer to collaboratively work with a medium sized team comprising of engineers, software developers and clients to help build exciting software products. The role requires an energetic engineer with aptitude, attitude and an eye for detail that is capable in maintaining enduring customer relationships. In this role you will provide systems engineering expertise and mentorship in the development and delivery of advanced Electronic Warfare software products for our Defence customers. Defence experience in working with CASG (ASDEFCON) clients/staff is an integral part of the role, in addition to understanding and applying relevant Systems Engineering standards and best practices, whilst ensuring internal processes are developed and maintained IAW Consunet’s Quality Management System.

To be considered for this role, you must be an Australian citizen.

Essential Knowledge and Skills:

  • Relevant degree in Engineering and/or Computer Sciences.
  • Foster a working environment that is focused on meeting customer requirements.
  • Provide technical rigour and oversight on the development and maintenance of engineering artefacts throughout the engineering lifecycle. This includes activities and documentation associated with requirements definition and management; traceability; engineering change; verification and validation; and sustainment.
  • Develop and implement systems engineering processes.
  • Proactively identify and address engineering risks.
  • Mentor other company Systems Engineers and technical staff on Systems Engineering practices, including working closely with the Systems Engineering Lead.

Desirable Knowledge and Skills:

  • Experience in, or understanding of, Agile software engineering methodologies.
  • Knowledge of one or more of the following domains: Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance and Electronic Warfare (C4ISREW) or Information Warfare (IW).
  • Experience in working with the design and implementation of software products.

To be considered, candidates will have:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Successful candidates must be eligible to hold and maintain an Australian Defence Security Clearance. Eligibility requirements can be found at www.defence.gov.au/security/clearances.

Benefits working for Consunet:

  • A workplace that believes in innovation, quality, and a work-life balance.
  • Flexible, inclusive and friendly work environment.
  • Competitive remuneration.
  • Salary packaging options.
  • Parental Leave
  • Study Loan Scheme
  • Career and skills progression through training and development to team members.
  • Access to cutting-edge technology, research, and agile project management practices.
  • Mentoring and support from our experienced team members.


Please send your covering letter summarising your experience and current resume to recruitment@consunet.com.au, noting in the subject line: Consunet – Systems Engineer

About Consunet

Consunet is headquartered in the Adelaide CBD with operations in Adelaide, Edinburgh (SA) and Canberra. We focus on the design, development, deployment and support of high-assurance software solutions – trusted software and systems that do exactly what they are supposed to, when and where they are supposed to do it, and with the cyber and security safeguards needed to protect it. We collaboratively work with customers to understand and solve complex problems, and to develop world-leading solutions that deliver enduring benefits.

As a 100% Australian-owned and operated corporation, Consunet strives to be the country’s leading cyber and spectrum security solution developer, and trusted industry partner to the Australian Defence and cyber security communities. A strong research and development and collaboration emphasis underpins our culture of innovation and excellence. We lead with vision to deliver trusted and sustainable outcomes for discerning and astute customers.

Are you seeking a challenging career with an Australian technology leader?

Consunet is a dynamic company on a rapid growth path. We are actively searching for suitably skilled Australians to join our team of trusted professionals.