Senior Principal Engineer – Explosive Ordnance

QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world, offering our customers premier expertise in advice, services and creative technology-based products.In our MSP Division, we are part of a consortium of independent, technical partners, who share the Defence’s commitment to growing the capability of delivering large integrated work packages across the CASG domains and CoE functions.  As part of this consortium, we provide ‘Strategic Partner’, ‘Capability Partner’ and ‘Integrated Work Partner’ services.  We help diagnose, rationalise and solve intractable problems by providing analysis, advice and assurance. Whether operating on the ocean floor, or in orbit, we get under the skin of a problem to enable our customers to make sound decisions about cost, time and performanceWe currently have multiple opportunities for experienced Explosive Ordnance Engineers to join our team, across a number of locations including Sydney and Brisbane. Relocation assistance will be offered if not currently in any of these locations, as will remote working.As an Explosive Ordnance Engineer you will have:Experience  in designing and engineering non-guided weapons and munition/weapons systemsAnalysing, assessing and making judgments on technical issues concerning guided weapons and munition/weapons systemsGenerating and reviewing technical EO publications, including EO Design Assessments and DEOP Topic publicationsEngineering procedures, documentation, databases and management systemsProducing written documents for the Defence IndustryTo be successful for the role of Senior Principal Engineer - Explosive Ordnance you will require:Tertiary Engineering qualifications (mechanical, chemical, aerospace or similar) and maintaining professional competencies in the weapons engineering domainExtensive professional work experience in aerospace Non-Guided explosive ordnance engineeringAn understanding of the regulatory requirements applicable to the sustainment of Australian Defence Force (ADF) aerospace Non-Guided explosive ordnance assetsExperience working within engineering management and quality systems frameworksKnowledge and experience in ADF technical management of aerospace Non-Guided explosive ordnance platform weapon system integration and associated platform support systems would be considered highly advantageousExperience in the planning and certification of non-guided EO configuration items would be considered highly advantageous Eligibility to obtain an Australian Government secret clearance is required.What we offerWithout the collective smarts of our people, we would not be able to achieve what we do. The importance that we place on each and every employee shows in the working environment we offer: We value everybody’s contribution; we encourage innovation, diversity and development; we empower people to challenge themselves and the status quo; we foster growth, both personally and professionally. We look after our people and have an attractive compensation package which supports all our employees through different stages of their careers, some of these include:Individual Professional Development AllocationFlexible WorkingSalary Continuance (Income Protection)Up to 16 weeks Paid Parental LeaveStudy Leave (Up to 5 days paid leave per year)Leave Purchase and Loyalty LeavePerformance based rewardsSalary Sacrifice and Novated LeasingReferral bonusesA full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/BenefitsQinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, is a consulting and engineering services provider, giving independent and trusted advice to Government, Defence and Industry. Our success is founded on the industry-leading knowledge, integrity, performance and dedication of our people. Even though we are part of a global company, our offices have a very local feel; we employ more than 380 employees in Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney, Newcastle, Western Sydney and Melbourne. #LI-DC1 Australia - NSW Sydney Parramatta & Western Suburbs
Job Opportunity | Senior Principal Engineer - Explosive Ordnance | QinetiQ

Senior Principal Engineer - Explosive Ordnance

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  • Attractive benefits including Flexible Working and Paid Study Leave
  • Multiple opportunities available across Australia

QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world, offering our customers premier expertise in advice, services and creative technology-based products.

In our MSP Division, we are part of a consortium of independent, technical partners, who share the Defence’s commitment to growing the capability of delivering large integrated work packages across the CASG domains and CoE functions.  As part of this consortium, we provide ‘Strategic Partner’, ‘Capability Partner’ and ‘Integrated Work Partner’ services.  We help diagnose, rationalise and solve intractable problems by providing analysis, advice and assurance. Whether operating on the ocean floor, or in orbit, we get under the skin of a problem to enable our customers to make sound decisions about cost, time and performance

We currently have multiple opportunities for experienced Explosive Ordnance Engineers to join our team, across a number of locations including Sydney and Brisbane. Relocation assistance will be offered if not currently in any of these locations, as will remote working.

As an Explosive Ordnance Engineer you will have:

  • Experience  in designing and engineering non-guided weapons and munition/weapons systems
  • Analysing, assessing and making judgments on technical issues concerning guided weapons and munition/weapons systems
  • Generating and reviewing technical EO publications, including EO Design Assessments and DEOP Topic publications
  • Engineering procedures, documentation, databases and management systems
  • Producing written documents for the Defence Industry

To be successful for the role of Senior Principal Engineer - Explosive Ordnance you will require:

  • Tertiary Engineering qualifications (mechanical, chemical, aerospace or similar) and maintaining professional competencies in the weapons engineering domain
  • Extensive professional work experience in aerospace Non-Guided explosive ordnance engineering
  • An understanding of the regulatory requirements applicable to the sustainment of Australian Defence Force (ADF) aerospace Non-Guided explosive ordnance assets
  • Experience working within engineering management and quality systems frameworks
  • Knowledge and experience in ADF technical management of aerospace Non-Guided explosive ordnance platform weapon system integration and associated platform support systems would be considered highly advantageous
  • Experience in the planning and certification of non-guided EO configuration items would be considered highly advantageous

 

Eligibility to obtain an Australian Government secret clearance is required.

What we offer

Without the collective smarts of our people, we would not be able to achieve what we do. The importance that we place on each and every employee shows in the working environment we offer: We value everybody’s contribution; we encourage innovation, diversity and development; we empower people to challenge themselves and the status quo; we foster growth, both personally and professionally. We look after our people and have an attractive compensation package which supports all our employees through different stages of their careers, some of these include:

  • Individual Professional Development Allocation
  • Flexible Working
  • Salary Continuance (Income Protection)
  • Up to 16 weeks Paid Parental Leave
  • Study Leave (Up to 5 days paid leave per year)
  • Leave Purchase and Loyalty Leave
  • Performance based rewards
  • Salary Sacrifice and Novated Leasing
  • Referral bonuses

A full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits

QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, is a consulting and engineering services provider, giving independent and trusted advice to Government, Defence and Industry. Our success is founded on the industry-leading knowledge, integrity, performance and dedication of our people. Even though we are part of a global company, our offices have a very local feel; we employ more than 380 employees in Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney, Newcastle, Western Sydney and Melbourne.

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