Network Architect - Defence
31 May 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time Apply Now angle-right Refer a Friend angle-right Network Architect - Defence Apply Now angle-right Who we are: Downer Defence Systems provides a broad range of professional and managed services, asset sustainment and estate upkeep services to the Australian Defence Force, the New Zealand Defence Force and other government agencies. Downer Defence Systems, combining the footprint and capability of Downer and Spotless, is one of the only integrated services companies that has a whole of Defence Capability Life Cycle offering and mindset. Our Sovereign Industry Capability delivers to the needs of Defence, National Security organisations, the major Primes and other government agencies.
As an ADM Top 10 Defence Contractor, we are a proven and trusted long-term partner, committed to diversity and inclusiveness and to growing Australia’s Defence industry with the participation of Small to Medium Enterprises. Position summary: Downer Defence Systems requires a Level 3 Network Architect for a LAND project within the CASG environment based in Canberra. About the Role: This role is within the CASG environment working on L200-2 Battlefield Command System, providing network architecture support for the Systems Integration team.
Notwithstanding, the following activities and deliverables are envisaged during the term of this engagement: Develop BCS Capability Network Engineering requirements. Develop BCS Network Architecture documents. Engage Capability Manager to comprehend and simplify operational Network capability requirements for BCS Systems.
Engage broad level stakeholders to understand and clarify BCS Network and Interface design boundary and responsibility. Lead a workshop with other engineers to review and finalise engineering documents. Work collaboratively in a team to develop Network architecture documents, diagrams and other supporting documents.
Support the System Integration team, provide SME level support and develop additional engineering documents as deemed. Experience/Skills Sought: As the successful candidate, you will possess the following: Demonstrated skills and experience in developing network architecture diagrams. Professional mastery of systems and requirements engineering, and engineering management.
Demonstrated experience to coordinate and chair workshops in an independent manner. Ability to work with limited guidance demonstrating initiative and responsibility. Very strong written and oral communication skills.
Essential Qualification/Experience/Work Environment: Bachelor of Engineering (electronics/Computers/Communications/Networking or similar). Experience with communications systems in a military environment. Desirable Qualification/ Skills/ Experience: Postgraduate qualifications in systems engineering/requirements engineering and experience working in support of military operational communications systems.
About you: An experienced Network Architect who is looking to develop their ca....