ST81 Requirements Engineer

  1. EXPERIENCE / SKILLS: The Specified Persons must have the skills, tertiary qualifications, and demonstrated experience necessary to perform the specified tasks:

▪ Business Analysis Plan

▪ Business Requirements Specification

▪ Business case (to address identified shortcomings in the current CAF16 systems (as required) and related tool

▪ Functional Performance Specification (SW Tool Functionality)

▪ Non-functional Specification (Hardware, Performance Requirements, Safety Requirements, Environmental Compliance)

▪ Systems Engineering Lifecycle

▪ Software Development Lifecycle

▪ ICT Network Architecture


  1. Essential:
  • Understanding of modern networking, computers and operating systems; high level skills with corporate tools such as SP, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and similar applications; NV1 clearance.
  • Demonstrated practical experience in requirements development for Defence, or related projects through needs analysis, requirement definition and capability concept documents development. Experience in the Joint; Land, Maritime Force environment would be highly regarded.
  • Preferred formal tertiary or technical qualifications in engineering in a systems discipline if possible. Must be a MIEAust and CPENG accreditation would be highly regarded.
  • Demonstrated understanding and experience of the following – requirements engineering, the wider systems engineering discipline, technical regulation, and development of specifications and statements of work, design review, system integration, configuration management and risk analysis.
  • Ability to work as part of a technical team and successfully liaise with users, system program offices, CASG E&T and external contractors as necessary to achieve set tasks and milestones.
  • Well developed written, oral, negotiation, interpersonal and liaison skills. Experience in working closely with industry and scientific organisations would be well regarded.
  1. Desirable:
  • Experience in use of and knowledge of Air C2 systems and applications (or equivalent Army/Navy systems);
  • Effectively communicate with technical and non-technical personnel at all organization levels including suppliers and customers
  • Experience in a Chief Engineer or Lead Engineer role responsible for ensuring system and product integration across multiple disciplines
  • Demonstrated leadership for driving issue resolution and mitigating technical risk
  • Experience in working agile model based system engineering environment
  1. Candidates must be Australian citizens with a minimum NV1 security clearance. Applicants residing outside of Australia or non-citizens will not be considered