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Senior Integration Software Engineer

Adelaide, Australia
Closing date: 26 August 2022

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

The Senior Integration Software Engineer’s provides expertise in configuring, integrating, testing, and delivering software components for Projects as well as supporting integration of new equipment and systems within Saab. 

The Senior Integration Software Engineer shall be able to undertake these tasks without supervision.

Further, the successful candidate will:

  • A broad understanding of the operational use of the associated system under development.
  • Integration of software components into system software configuration.
  • Maintenance of the software integration environments, including integration of new software and equipment into test sites.
  • Installation of system software in test sites, customer sites and other remote locations. This often requires interstate travel and work in tight spaces on-board ships.
  • Preparation of Test documentation, conduct of Integration Testing, Formal System Testing and support to Test Readiness Review.
  • Participate in reviews of software and documentation as required.
  • Provision of assistance to the Software Integration Team Leader in the planning and management of integration activities.
  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and if the opportunity arises external stakeholders.

About you

Your skills and experience will include:

  • Tertiary qualifications in systems engineering, computer science, or related technical discipline.
  • Experience in integration of software components in a near real time software intensive system.
  • Experience in integration of COTS/MOTS components.
  • Experience in integration testing of software intensive systems.
  • Experience with the products, development environment and the tools used to develop and support software.
  • Experience in developing software components within software intensive systems.
  • Experience with software configuration management tools.
  • Knowledge about contemporary software development standards, principles and best practices.

As Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate 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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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.