Communication Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee


Title: Communication Systems Engineer

Location: AU-ACT-Canberra

Job Number: 1079347

The Company

Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR) is a leading Defence and Government

professional services provider. KBR Australia has been engaged in working with

Defence and Defence Industry for over 25 years and has core competencies in

program and project management, engineering, asset management, integrated

logistics support, procurement and training solutions, and provides in-depth

expertise to a wide range of projects within the Defence sector.

The Role

Our Government Services division is seeking an experienced Communications Engineer to work as part of a team implementing a key ADF sustainment program within KBR’s Major Service Provider Program (MSP) for the Department of Defence.

The role will provide support to the sustainment of a wide array of communications equipment within the program. To be successful in this role, you must have Communication Engineering experience in a CASG or Department of Defence projects or programs, preferably in the sustainment field.


Lead and/or participate in engineering related system reviews, progress reviews and interface control working groups

Lead and/or participate in working groups related to Materiel System and Support System components subject to system analysis, design, development and implementation

Review engineering deliverables delivered typically under a sustainment contract

Provide knowledge transfer and mentoring to customer personnel


10-15 years’ experience in Communications Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering in Communications and/or System Engineering, or equivalent technical qualification

Engineering experience within an Australian Defence environment – desirable

Working knowledge of the Department of Defence Capability Life Cycle – desirable

Highly developed organisational and analytical skills.

Demonstrated abilities to develop positive working relationships through high level communication skills

Mandatory Requirement

Australian Citizenship with current or previous AGSVA Security Clearance at NV1 or higher. Applicants with Baseline clearance will also be considered.

Benefits of KBR

KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that include family-friendly work hours. KBR is a quality assured equal opportunity employer.

To apply

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Applications close 31 March 2019

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