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Classification: ANU Officer 6/7 or ANU Officer 8 (Specialist)
Salary package: $86,960 – $114,700 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full-time, Continuing (Contingent Funded) (up to 4 years)
Working at ANU
This is an opportunity to work with a world class University that undertakes cutting edge research and has a strong tradition in research-led teaching excellence.
We offer:
For more information on a range of lifestyle, financial and non-financial rewards and programs, please click here.
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A Diverse and Inclusive Team
ANU is introducing measures to support the recruitment, inclusion and retention of employees with disability. To find out more, please click here.
ANU is a large, diverse employer with staff working across numerous professions (see the full list of available roles here. We are a recipient of the bronze award through the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) program and a platinum member of the Australian Network on Disability. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and identities and from individuals who may have had a non-linear career path, career gaps or career breaks.
The Position
This is a key role for an experienced Systems Engineer. The successful candidate will play a key role in designing the next generation of visible and infrared astronomical instrumentation. They will and have primary responsibility for oversight of the requirements definition, design synthesis and system validation, while working closely with Project Managers and interdisciplinary engineering teams.
The Person
We are looking for qualified (degree in Science, Engineering) Systems Engineer with experience in instrument or aerospace systems design including; requirements development, prototyping, build/manufacture and system validation.  A strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills and the capacity to quickly develop productive, professional relationships with colleagues and stakeholders. Highly developed organisational skills and effective self-management are key.
Learn more about the ground-breaking research and work class facilities of the Advanced Instrumentation and Technology Centre (AITC) within the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics here.
For more information about the position please contact David Brodrick on T: +61 2 6125 0274 E: 
To Apply
To be considered for this position, please upload the following documents:
The committee will consider candidates that do not meet one or more aspects of the selection criteria.
If you require adjustments to participate in any of the above assessments, please contact our HR team at E: adjustment request or the disclosure of disability will not be communicated to the selection committee without the candidates consent and it will not have any bearing on hiring decisions
For examples of common reasonable adjustments please click here.
The successful candidate will be required to undergo a background check during the recruitment process. An offer of employment is conditional on satisfactory results.
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