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Brisbane, Australia
Senior Software Engineer - Network Communications

The opportunity

We are seeking a talented Senior Software Engineer to work as part of the team to support the delivery of the next generation Battle Space Communications System to the Australian Defence Force. The role is based in Brisbane.


  • Contribute to the development of innovative networking and communications solutions with a focus on cyber security, scalability and performance.
  • Design, development, integration and test of integrated hardware and software systems.
  • Experience with one or more of the following is desirable:
  •         Implementation of network security or IP networking protocols
  •         Development of embedded Linux network appliances
  •         Linux kernel debugging and kernel development
  •         Linux media frameworks and tools
  •         VoIP telephony configuration and integration (experience with Asterisk desirable)
  •         RoIP configuration and integration (experience with military radios desirable)
  •         Embedded firmware development for microcontrollers
  •         Python programming
  •         C programming
  •         HTML5 / Javascript / Web Development
  •         Penetration / security testing of network appliances


  • Tertiary degree with a minimum of of 5 years experience in engineering or equivalent technical experience in an electronic discipline (desirable).
  • Experience within Defence or complex engineering project environments (desirable)
  • Applicants must be Australian Citizens to meet defence security requirements.

About us

Boeing Defence Australia is shaping the future of aerospace and delivering some of the nation's most important programs for the Australian Defence Force.

As a BDA employee, you will join other innovative, ethical people who have the critical skills required to develop and deliver world class capabilities and systems to protect Australia and its national interests.

Joining us is a chance to make your mark, working with a diverse team that is united in pushing the boundaries of imagination and excellence.


We 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.


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

How to apply

View the full Position Description and apply now.