System Engineer (115859BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • 07/02/2018
U.S. Citizen / Must Be Clearable Engineering - Hardware / Software

Job Description

Location: Adelaide South Australia Security Clearance: Negative Vetting 1
  • Leading Defence Contractor committed to driving strategic growth
  • Tailored career and development opportunities
  • Permanent roles based in South Australia or New South Wales

With over ten million hours of complex combat system integration experience, Raytheon Australia has become the nation’s largest and most capable combat system integrator. Our highly skilled workforce have substantial expertise in combat system integration, architecture, development and testing, giving you the opportunity to challenge yourself and develop a long-term career with an industry leader. At Raytheon, we aim to draw the brightest minds and strive to give them work that excites them while continuously developing an environment for learning to maintain a highly-skilled, world-class workforce.

Due to continued growth and future business opportunities, Raytheon Australia are seeking experienced and senior systems engineering professionals with proven performance in complex engineering environments to join our teams in Adelaide and Sydney. We require people with a high level of customer focus and the ability to adapt in a fast paced and challenging environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Utilise your ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness to initiate, recommend or provide solutions whilst ensuring adherence to processes set down by the Systems Engineering Manager.
  • Provide a high degree of technical leadership and expertise to support project activities
  • Understand the systems engineering methodology, tools and procedures required to complete the systems engineering tasks assigned
  • Serve as consultant to program management in long-range program planning
  • Support a culture of teamwork, enthusiasm and a proactive nature within the assigned Team

Skills, Experience and Qualifications

  • Demonstrate a very high level of technical expertise; apply and communicate knowledge effectively to others
  • Ability to ensure that an adequate engineering solution is achieved despite schedule and budget pressures
  • Exposure to and understanding of the Defence or shipbuilding environment
  • Consistent and unquestionable ethical conduct in all business interactions and agreements with internal and external parties
  • Experience in Systems Engineering involving one or more of the following: requirements definition, requirements management, analysis, design, verification and validation
  • Tertiary Engineering Qualification in relevant engineering discipline
  • Ability to obtain and maintain an Australia Defence Force security clearance

At Raytheon Australia we respect the value of military service. Many of our customers are the men and women who defend our nation and its interests while a number of our employees also serve in the Reserves or are military veterans themselves.

Being a major supplier to the Australian Defence Force (ADF), we recognise the particular talents that only veterans can offer. Working with Raytheon provides former members of the ADF an opportunity to bring their military skills to the private sector for a successful transition into the civilian workforce. To support them in this, Raytheon Australia guarantees every veteran and their partner an interview for a role where their skills or experience align with selection criteria. Applications must be received via our careers website. To learn more about our support for those who have served visit

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career we encourage you to click on the apply button below or contact us at

Raytheon Australia is a trusted partner in delivering systems integration and mission support solutions to our customers. As one of the most reputable high technology companies in the world, Raytheon delivers innovative solutions to protect, defend and secure. Systems Engineering, All, Engineering Systems Engineering
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