Principal Test and Evaluation Technician

Boeing Company
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Location:BrisbaneCategory:Engineering / TechnicalPosition Type:PermanentJob Reference:BOE/14725711434656 6L.9C.61Y.Lvl4TestandEvaluationLabTech.pdf (PDF, 198KB) Job Specification Share This:About UsBoeing Defence Australia is shaping the future of aerospace and delivering some of the nations most important programs for the Australian Defence Force.Joining us is a chance to make your mark, working with an inclusive and diverse team that is united in pushing the boundaries of imagination and excellence.We currently employ more than 2,500 people across 14 sites in Australia and three international locations and have a range of opportunities available as we plan for future growth.The OpportunityWe are seeking an experienced Principal Test and Evaluation Technician to support our Project Currawong (LAND2072 Ph 2B) which is delivering an upgrade to the Australian Armys deployed Battlespace Communications System (BCS).This is an exciting opportunity to demonstrate your technical and leadership skills in the Test and Evaluation domain. You will be working within a progressive program that has established and applied agile software and hardware development methodologies unique to Boeing and the Australian defence industry. The role is based in Brisbane CBD and will require frequent travel to our A2LA accredited Boeing Test Facility located at Wacol, Brisbane.About You

  • You love exploring new technology
  • Enjoy demonstrating your skills as a test director for integration and verification activities
  • A self-starter with effective leadership skills and a “can-do” attitude
  • Enjoy being surrounded by a motivated and high performing team


  • Demonstrates leadership in the safety culture on our LAND2072 Ph 2B program
  • Provision of technical leadership and direction across various integration and verification activities
  • Ensures adherence to company and business standards of technical excellence
  • Maintains a culture of open dialogue and proactive technical oversight, risk management and rapid risk / issue resolution to prevent traveled technical risk.
  • Development of engineering documentation, verification procedures and configuration management of system hardware infrastructure.

Experience/Qualifications that would make you a strong candidate:

  • Relevant technical or trade qualification with experience in hardware testing or fault finding in a software driven environment
  • Experience with testing systems using a defined methodology
  • Ability to apply advanced technical principles, theories and concepts towards solving complex problems
  • Demonstrated experience in grasping complex scenarios and translating them into innovative and ingenious solutions
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Applicants must be Australian Citizens to meet defence security requirements, and an ability to obtain and maintain an NV-1 clearance as a minimum

It would be great if you could demonstrate the following desirable experience:

  • Understanding or awareness of system engineering principles on complex manufacturing or advanced technology projects
  • Experience in preparation of Engineering Change Proposals and other formal system engineering documentation
  • Experience in using the Rational Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System (DOORS) for requirements management

CultureWe are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Female applicants, people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island descent and ex-defence personnel are encouraged to apply.Benefits

  • Flexible working options
  • Study assistance
  • Salary packaging
  • Employee Incentive Program
  • Global opportunities

How to applyView the full Position Description and apply now.

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8/5/2020 7:04:57 PM

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