DXC currently has exciting opportunities within our Defence Synthetic Warfare training team. Our passionate and growing team are driving the next generation of training capability for the Australian Navy. For DXC’s Defence team our passion is making a difference to the warfighter each and every day using great technology in that journey. If you have a passion for systems and software engineering or have a deep understanding of the Navy warfare environment and want a job that really counts, we might have the perfect job for you! Our order books are full, our footprint expanding - there has never been a better time to join DXC.
- You’re passionate about making a difference
- You bring skills and experience in complex software based systems development and integration programs
- You understand the Navy combat systems and training environments
- Ideally you have both!
About The Role
We are currently seeking a motivated individual to join our Sydney team as the Engineering Manager - Combat Systems Simulation. Reporting to the Program Manager and working side by side with the Chief Engineer – Combat Systems Simulation, you will be responsible for Platform engineering coordination including the oversight of project engineering, ILS, operations and maintenance activities and staff for Defence programs. This role also supports Business Development activities including liaising with clients and stakeholders as well as contributing to new bids and CCP’s.
The successful candidate will have tertiary qualifications (or equivalent) in Engineering or an Information Technology related discipline, combined with extensive demonstrated experience working on the development of systems for mission critical applications, particularly training and simulation systems. You will also possess a thorough understanding of:
- Customer training processes
- Naval Combat System architectures and weapon/sensor systems
- The operational usage of Naval Combat Systems
- Software Development principles and processes
It would be highly advantageous if you have experience in the development and delivery of systems and associated documentation in accordance with the Australian Defence Contracting Standard (ASDEFCON).
In order to be eligible for this position, candidate MUST have an active Australian Defence security clearance or be eligible to obtain one at a minimum of NV1 level. Therefore, candidates WILL NEED TO BE AUSTRALIAN CITIZENS.
Working for us
At DXC, we recognise and reward our people for their hard work. You can look forward to a range of personal, professional and performance-based benefits that will help you achieve your career and life goals including the chance to work on meaningful projects, extensive professional development opportunities, true collaboration and social interaction, flexibility for balancing work and life (we don’t just talk the talk!), health options for you and your family as well as discounted services and products.
This position will be based in DXC’s Head Office at Macquarie Park in North Western Sydney. Our office is surrounded by other technology and innovation organisations and is walking distance to parks, restaurants & café’s, shopping, fitness centres and public transport.
DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients across 70 countries. The company’s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner alliance combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. DXC Technology is recognised among the best corporate citizens globally. For more information visit www.dxc.technology