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System Architect

Job ID: R0085018 Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Full time, Fixed Term / Temporary
Location: WTC MELBOURNE, Australia

About Thales

Thales people architect solutions that are relied upon to deliver operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defensive systems for land, sea, and air. From early warning, to threat neutralisation, our platforms cover all levels from very short-range systems, to extended protection across the entire battle-space including Airspace Mobility Solutions, Vehicles and Tactical Systems and Missile Defence, Optronics, and Radar.

We’re inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. We design the critical security solutions of tomorrow by combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create. Together we solve complicated problems by combining our experience in the market with our leading research and development capabilities.

Thales is committed to promoting and maintaining a workplace culture of shared respect that enables all of us to feel valued, do our best, and remain truly passionate about the place that we work. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from diverse backgrounds. Talk to us about any support or accessibility requirements you may need and how we support flexibility in the workplace.

Wellbeing matters at Thales, and where possible we encourage a flexible work culture.

About Your Role

OneSKY is a game-changer for Australia’s airspace. The project will unify Australian skies under a new, harmonised air traffic management system. This will enable a new level of safety and efficiency, while also reducing delays for the travelling public and providing opportunities to improve environmental outcomes. It will be the catalyst for better connectivity to underpin Australia’s sustainable growth into the future. OneSKY will transform Australia’ sky and we are proud to be partners in its delivery. As such, we are looking to engage a System Architect position in a critical role in our Melbourne office. This position is focused on ensuring the integrity if our system architecture for our CMATS (Civil Military Air Traffic Management System) program taking into account any project constraints. Integrity is defined by technical feasibility, program constraints like cost and schedule as well as speciality engineering like human factors, safety and security.

  • Focused on defining, stabilising and maintaining the solution architecture throughout the project life-cycle
  • Defining interface rules, defining the system logical architecture and defining the physical architecture
  • Refining the performance, safety, security and human factors requirements in conjunction with the specialist teams internally
  • Define innovative solutions to meet customer requirements
  • Define the engineering processes and activities to develop the solution engineering artefacts.

How About You?

  • Engineering/computer science tertiary qualification
  • Significant experience in systems engineering management and system architecture ideally in an air traffic management domain
  • Strong experience in systems architecture and modelling in a complex technical environment
  • Exceptional customer relationship skills ideally also with experience in defence-based engineering projects using ASDEFCON processes
  • Highly motivated and results focused

Good to Know

You’ll get an email acknowledgement after you’ve applied, Thales strives to provide a personalised experience for all suitable applicants. 

Prior to offer you’ll complete a pre-employment police and medical.

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At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

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