Senior Test and Evaluation Integration Technician


Job Description

About us

Boeing Defence Australia is shaping the future of aerospace and delivering some of the nation's most important programs for the Australian Defence Force.

Joining us is a chance to make your mark, working with a diverse team that is united in pushing the boundaries of imagination and excellence.

We currently employ more than 2,500 people across 14 sites in Australia and three international locations and have a range of opportunities available as we plan for future growth.

The Opportunity

BDA is looking for experienced and talented Systems Engineers to develop and deliver world class capabilities and systems to protect Australia and its national interests. If you haven't considered a job with us, there has never been a better time to start.

An opportunity exists for mid to senior level Systems Engineers with a test and integration backgroundto become part of the BDA Engineering Team. As a Test and Integration Specialist you will be a key part of the Capability supporting Airborne Early Warning & Control (AEW&C) capabilities and specifically, projects within the Ground Systems capability.

These roles are based in Newcastle, NSW (RAAF Williamtown) and fall within the Ground Systems team developing and enhancing Mission Systems for the AEW&C Aircraft. We want passionate and talented candidates who want to be a part of a high performing globally recognised team.

We hire people who thrive on solving problems and bring unique, creative solutions to solve our operating challenges. Our people are brilliant. Our culture is fantastic. Our business is a global leader that is actively improving the aerospace industry. We're passionate, focused and love what we do.

About you

  • You love exploring new technology

  • A self-starter with effective leadership skills and a “can-do” attitude

  • Enjoy being surrounded by people at your level

  • Strong planning and coordination skills

  • At least 5 years systems test and integration experience (for the Senior role)


  • Tertiary qualifications in engineering, computer science or a similar technical discipline

  • Over 5 years' work experience in the relevant technical discipline

  • Experience working on complex technical programs particularly in the Verification and Validation phase

  • Ability to apply advanced technical principles, theories and concepts towards solving complex problems

  • Demonstrated experience in grasping complex scenarios and translating them into innovative and ingenious solutions

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Experience in a Defence related project/work environment

  • Applicants must be Australian Citizens to meet defence security requirements, and have the ability to obtain and maintain an NV-1 clearance as a minimum

Technical Competencies

  • Experience of system engineering using a defined methodology

  • Work history with system requirements analysis, decomposition and allocation to subsystems

  • A track record with preparation of formal design and specification artefacts

  • Knowledge of requirements compliance tracking and reporting

  • Proven experience with system engineering on advanced or emerging technology projects

  • Experience in preparation of Engineering Change Proposals and other formal system engineering documentation

  • Experience in using the Rational Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System (DOORS) for requirements management


We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Female applicants, people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island descent and veterans are encouraged to apply.


  • Flexible working options

  • Salary packaging

  • Study assistance

  • Employee Incentive Program

  • Global opportunities

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