Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Full-Time
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • You must be an Australian Citizen and eligible to obtain and maintain Australian Government security clearance.

Company Details

Electro Optic Systems is a leading Defence, Space and Communications company. EOS has designed, manufactured and exported advanced technology systems for over 35 years. We are a world leader in space information and intelligence services, optical, microwave and on-the-move satellite products, optical sensor units and remote weapon systems for the land sea and air.

About Us

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.

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.

What are the Benefits

  • Structured friendly and supportive team 
  • Learning and development opportunities 
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Working from home options
  • Opportunities for further career development
  • Free Parking
  • Paid parental leave
  • Employee incentive scheme
  • EOS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 Job Description

About the Opportunity

The Mechanical Design Engineer is responsible for providing mechanical designs that support the product development and product support goals of the organisation.  The role requires mechanical engineering technical knowledge and the understanding of the mechanical design in conjunction with software design, electronics design and systems engineering disciplines. The Mechanical Design Engineer undertakes design and engineering analysis tasks. Key duties include:

  • Produce mechanical designs that satisfy defined requirements in the specified periods.
  • Undertake mechanical design analyses in support of product development activities.
  • Work with systems engineers to ensure that all requirements are identified, captured and analysed such that design can be developed that satisfy the requirements.
  • Undertake test and evaluation activities on mechanical and system designs to verify and sign-off of all design requirements.
  • Work with other engineering disciplines to ensure cohesive and complete system designs.
  • Prepare and review all documentation required to support designs.

 Desired Skills and Experience

About You

You will be a detail oriented problem solver and can work collaboratively with others. You demonstrate sound pragmatism and judgement and deep technical knowledge. You will ideally have:

  • Degree qualification in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Post graduate qualifications in Engineering highly desirable.
  • Experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in Defence sector desirable.

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.

You must be an Australian Citizen and eligible to obtain and maintain Australian Government security clearance.

Tagged as: engineering, design engineering, mechanical

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