Junior Electronics 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.



  • 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 Junior Electronics Engineer is responsible for assisting with routine systematic approaches in a team-based environment to solve problems using disciplined engineering techniques (e.g. software, mechanical, electronics, system, testing etc). The role is also responsible for applying sound knowledge to the development of products and designs that support the product development and product goals of EOS DS.

Key duties include:

  • Assisting in the field of electronics assembly and repair by assembling circuitry engineering prototypes and pre-production assemblies.
  • Assist in drafting build/manufacturing documentation for production release.
  • Assist with optimization projects, reliability and integrity improvements.
  • Assemble circuitry for engineering prototype and pre-production assemblies, including circuit board integration with mechanical housings, wiring loom preparation, and circuit testing.
  • Assist in project execution for design, product selection, product specification, technical queries, construction and assembly support and testing and commissioning.
  • Assist as required with integration of opto-mechanical and electronic subassemblies. 
  • Assist with documenting new details of assemblies, including loom lengths, circuit changes and best mechanical placements.
  • Attend training, development and mentoring opportunities as part of a growth development plan.
  • Work closely with other engineering disciplines to ensure cohesive and complete system designs.
  • Other duties as required.


 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.

  • Experience in a similar role is desirable.
  • Knowledge and experience with Altium or Creo is desirable.
  • Experience with multi-disciplinary teams in a structured product development or project engineering environment is desirable.
  • Advanced analytical and problems-solving skills with an ability to think laterally and innovatively.
  • Strong written and interpersonal communication skills with a desire to continuously improve and overcome challenges.
  • Keen for continued personal development and growth.
  • Electronics engineering knowledge and willingness to learn about design for manufacture/assembly/costs


  • Bachelor’s Degree in electronics engineering or similar discipline.

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, electronics, product development, electronics assembly

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