Senior Software Design Engineers

  • Full Time
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • Australian Citizen and eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate security clearances.
  • June 14, 2020

Company Details

Electro Optic Systems (EOS) is an ASX listed Australian technology company operating in the defence and aerospace markets. Our products incorporate advanced electro-optic applications based on EOS core technologies in software, laser, electronics, optronics, gimbals, telescopes and beam directors, and precision mechanisms. With our headquarters in Canberra and a growing global workforce, we are experiencing exponential growth and are placed to become Australia's leading defence and aerospace exporter.

About Us

The defence business develops and produces remotely controlled weapon systems and ancillary products.  These systems are adaptable to suit potential customer weapon inventories and comprise state-of-the-art gimbal mounts, fire control systems and world-class sensor units.  We continually strive to help our people achieve personal goals, engaging them in challenging and inspiring projects that shape our future.

EOS is an equal opportunity employer and we offer flexible work arrangements, flexible hours, paid parental leave, employee incentive scheme and additional annual leave.

Job Description

About the role

As a Senior Software Engineer you will take ownership of the design and development of software that integrates the data from an advanced suite of sensors into a responsive, reliable and safe control system.

You will work with our Systems, Mechanical and Electronics Engineering teams to engineer highly regarded products.


  • Commercial experience with C, C++, or Java programming languages.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to solve challenging technical problems; and
  • Attention to detail.

Desirable Skills

  • Experience with engineering processes such as CMMI, or SPICE or similar methodologies; and
  • Embedded or real-time software development.


  • Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related field.
  • Post graduate qualifications in Engineering viewed favorably.
  • Experience in a similar role.

How to Apply

If you are willing to take on a challenge and want to make a contribution to a proud Australian company that is growing rapidly then we would like to hear from you. Please apply now with your resume and a covering letter outlining your experience and why you believe you are the right fit for our organisation.

We may review, short-list and/or conduct interviews for this role prior to the closing date. We encourage the submission of early applications.

Due to Australian Government security clearance requirements for this role, you must be an Australian Citizen and eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate security clearances.

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Tagged as: java, C++, cmmi, spice, embedded/real-time software development

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