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Integrated Security Technician

Adelaide, Australia
Closing date
10 December 2021
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About us

Saab Australia is a defence, security and cyber solutions provider, specialising in the development and integration of command and control systems. For over 30 years in Australia, we have built a reputation for achieving complex systems integration projects that deliver proven and advanced capabilities to keep us ahead of today’s complex challenges.

From combat, communications and security systems, to mixed reality, cyber security and deployable health solutions, our extensive portfolio of products and services provide high-technology solutions for defence forces and civil industries across the globe.

Apply today to join our crew and deliver solutions with purpose.

The role

As an Integrated Security Technician within our Civil Group that delivers security system solutions across Australia you will assist in a range of small and large projects. This will involve scoping and estimating projects, project delivery covering the design, configuration and commissioning of security systems, including multiple different sub-systems, and oversight of subcontractors performing the cabling and equipment fit-off.

Further, as the successful candidate, you will:

  • Conduct layout and configuration design of security systems such as electronic access control/intruder alarm (EACS), video management (VMS), perimeter detection (PDS) and intercom/PA (INT)
  • Establish bill of materials for projects based on designs
  • Develop migration and upgrade plans for sites undergoing upgrades
  • Plan, manage and report on own security system installation works into the customer and Saab
  • Install and configure servers and workstation builds
  • Perform configuration and commissioning of security systems (EACS, VMS, PDS, INT)
  • Produce as-built documentation
  • Deliver basic client operator training

About you

Your skills and experience will include:

  • Design, configure and commission integrated security systems on customer sites either as upgrades or greenfield new builds
  • Oversight of subcontractor works on site
  • Installation, configuration and commissioning of security systems such as:
  • EACS – Gallagher, Integrity, Lenel
  • VMS – Indigo, Genetec, Geutebruck, Avigilon, Milestone
  • IP Intercom – Jacques, Stentafon, Commend, Cellguard
  • General IT knowledge and skills, capable of loading and configuring work stations, servers and network switching equipment
  • Electronic security experience or qualifications, with the ability to fault find and rectify faults in a timely manner

Applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain a baseline defence clearance.

Culture and benefits

We employ over 500 Australians and are committed to fostering a culture of excellence and enriching the employee experience.

By joining Saab, you’ll be a part of a collaborative and supportive organisation, where your professional growth and work-life balance are emphasised.  You’ll work within an innovative and vibrant workplace, while having the opportunity to develop a long-term, fulfilling career.

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Click ‘Apply’ to submit your CV and cover letter in support of your application. You may contact our careers team at for a copy of the full position description.

Saab Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply. We also welcome applications from individuals with culturally diverse backgrounds.

Saab Australia is a proud supporter of the Veterans’ Employment Program and welcomes the interest of ex-service members, veterans and their families.