ICT Engineers

BAE Systems

Location: Edinburgh

Job Type: Full time


At BAE Systems Australia

  • Do interesting work that MATTERS
  • ENJOY what you do
  • GROW your career
  • Be YOU

We work in a thriving sector – one that puts us at the forefront of exciting and meaningful work. Every day we push boundaries to produce some of the world's most innovative and ground breaking technology. Individually we all contribute to our success. Collectively we make the impossible possible. Recognised for delivering projects of global and national significance that help keep Australia safe, it is our shared passion that shapes our culture, and our people that make it a great place to work.

About the Opportunity
JORN is a state-of-the-art defence system, it provides wide-area surveillance and plays a vital role in supporting the Australian Defence Force's air and maritime operations, border protection, disaster relief and rescue operations.
Due to an exciting period of growth we are looking for ICT Engineers to join our Battlespace Integrated Solutions Business on JORN. This exciting role gives you the opportunity to work across various platforms including: RHEL Linux, Ansible, Python, Cisco IOS and VMWare.

More specifically, this role will see you:

  • Undertake all assigned ICT activities, including related documentation, in accordance with the applicable plans, procedures, processes, standards and SLAs
  • Provide regular status information to relevant supervisors, as required
  • Where applicable, provide guidance, mentoring and/or leadership to junior ICT engineers
  • Work effectively as part of an ICT team, and provide technical leadership to more junior members of the team
  • Interface with other teams on the project ensuring that the broader project team's needs are taken into account
  • Responsible for performing ICT tasks in accordance with the relevant plans and procedures, and identifying opportunities for improvement of those plans and procedures
  • Provide input and offer recommendations for improvement of Company processes and procedures
  • Where applicable, lead a small team of ICT engineers to deliver an allocated package of work

About YOU:

  • Degree in engineering, information technology, computer science, or other related area; or Diploma in applicable technical domain
  • Experience in a similar role with significant experience in ICT
  • As required by the role, applicable third party certification, such as MCSE, CISSP, CCNA, ITIL Foundation (desirable)
  • Demonstrated ability to build key internal relationships and partnerships outside own team to drive business outcomes.
  • Ability to interface with cross functional teams within CDS and BAE Systems.
  • High level of ability in validating solutions against customer needs and requirements
  • Defence security clearance or eligibility to obtain

You can learn more about the JORN program and listen to this exciting Australian story in the podcast Technically Possible – World-leading Tech in the Aussie Outback.
We believe in hiring for potential, we know that some candidate hesitate if they don't tick all the boxes. If this role interests you, but you don't meet all the criteria, we still encourage you to apply.

About US
You will joining a workplace that truly cares about your wellbeing.
Our people are diverse and we value the variety of perspectives this brings, we know that a culture that is inclusive and fosters a sense of belonging is a place we can all make the most of our unique talents and be our best.
As Australia's largest defence company in a rapidly growing sector, you will be connected into a global team and encouraged to explore where your career might take you whether that is a traditional career path or squiggly one, there are infinite possibilities for you at BAE Systems Australia.
We welcome applicants from all people regardless of sex, gender identity, race, ethnicity, disability, pregnancy, age, or other lived experience; and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people for all positions.
We are proud to be recognised as an employer of choice for women by WORK180.
As a member of the Circle Back Initiative we commit to respond to every applicant
To learn more about our competitive employee benefits, flexibility, other employment opportunities and what to expect from our recruitment process please visit: www.baesystemscareers.com.au

As a Defence security clearance required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and either possess or be eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate clearances.
Further information regarding security clearances

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