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Project Engineer

Advertiser: CAE AustraliaMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
18 Mar 2020
Location
Sydney, CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Project Engineering

Project Engineer

We are looking for an experienced Project Engineer to join our team

  • Work for a growing global organisation
  • Permanent Position - Immediate Start
  • Located at Homebush, NSW

Company Overview

CAE is a global leader in training for the civil aviation, defence and security, and healthcare markets. Backed by a 70-year record of industry firsts, we continue to help define global training standards with our innovative virtual-to-live training solutions to make flying safer, maintain defence force readiness and enhance patient safety. We have the broadest global presence in the industry, with 8,000 employees, 160 sites and training locations in over 35 countries. Each year, we train more than 120,000 civil and defence crewmembers and thousands of healthcare professionals worldwide. www.cae.com

CAE offers interesting, diverse and challenging work. Our multiple businesses and global sites create a highly dynamic and stimulating environment that offers ample opportunity for creativity, learning and growth.

Our innovative technologies and services, and the people who collaborate every day to deliver exceptional service to our customers, are at the heart of what makes our organization successful and a great place to work.

Job Description

The Project Engineer will report into the Group Leader for Systems Engineering and be responsible for providing support to Project and Contract Managers for coordinating the development and provision of deliverables for Acquisition and Through Life Support projects.  This includes planning, directing, controlling and monitoring technical project activities to meet cost, schedule, and technical obligations for the project. The Project Engineer provides the interface between Engineering representatives of the Customer and CAE’s engineering teams.

We are currently seeking a Project Engineer to commence work as soon as possible.  This role can be seen as part of a growth opportunity at CAE and offer the chosen engineer the opportunity to lead a team and enhance their communication skills, specifically for liaising with customers. This position will be located at CAE Australia’s head office in Homebush.

The ideal candidate will be motivated, enthusiastic, a good communicator and possess the ability to motivate a team and project stakeholders to deliver according to schedule. CAE is seeking a driven person able to tackle tasks independently or collaboratively. The person will need to manage a wide range of tasks across diverse teams with competing priorities and possess the ability to prioritise and action accordingly. In return you will work in a great team, a supportive environment with the opportunity for future growth.

Roles & Responsibilities

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Management of Projects

  • General – Systems / Project Engineering Activities:
  • Overall accountability for the design integrity of projects
  • Ensuring that Engineering and QA process and policies are being adhered to
  • Ensuring communication amongst team members and facilitate a collaborative and supportive environment
  • Technical management, coordination and quality control (review) of Systems Engineering plans, design documents, presentations
  • Maintain the contractual understanding and context relating to the assigned projects
  • Content management and coordination of Systems Engineering tools e.g. DOORS, Jira, and information databases
  • Develop and monitor Systems Engineering metrics and Engineering/Quality KPIs
  • Adapt the Project Engineering role in accordance with the Systems Engineering phases throughout the project delivery life-cycle   
  • Lead Systems Engineering related design reviews, prepare presentation templates, capture minutes, maintain and coordinate meeting action logs
  • Maintain oversight of the Configuration Baselines including preparing and coordinating Engineering Change Proposals
  • Coordinate, review and monitor engineering workgroups;

Through Life Support:

  • Task/Build management which involves coordination of Build planning meetings and associated task definitions, monitoring and coordination 
  • Active participation in Customer meetings such as Build Planning, Build Kick-Off, Simulator Configuration Control Board meetings.
  • Actively manage and coordinate engineering Task Requests undertaken within CAE Engineering teams                               
  • Support to Test and Specialty Engineering
  • Assisting the Requirements Engineer to develop and/or maintain the Requirements Database for the assigned projects and maintain requirement consistency and project context.
  • Assisting Test Engineering in the allocation of Qualification Methods and V&V phases to requirements
  • Support review of test documentation and plans,
  • Support the conduct of testing and system acceptance and the development and monitoring of test metrics and issue rectification

Customer Interface

  • As prime technical interface with customer, the Project Engineer is responsible for the customer level of technical confidence in the project
  • Represent CAE-A as initial point of contact for the Customer Engineering representative(s) and provides a consistent interface between the CoA and CAE-A engineering teams.
  • Accountable for mandated and ad hoc systems reviews
  • Accountable for effectiveness of response to technical requirements and questions
  • Accountable for the efficacy of customer reporting

Workplace Health and Safety

  • Team:  Ensures project members are aware of all relevant WHS policies and practices

What does CAE offer?

CAE offers a supportive culture for all employees. Our dynamic teams provide an excellent environment for learning, as well as valuing everyone’s initiative.

CAE offers employees flexible working hours, the ability to work from home, yearly reviews, competitive salary packages and excellent scope for further career development.

EEO Statement

CAE is firmly committed to ensuring a positive and professional working environment in which all people are treated with dignity and respect. We aim to provide a fair and consistent method for filling job openings in support of equality of opportunity and cultural diversity within the company.

Applications

Please apply to this position by clicking ‘Apply Now’, along with your resume and cover letter.


Company Overview

CAE is a global leader in training for the civil aviation, defence and security, and healthcare markets. Backed by a 70-year record of industry firsts, we continue to help define global training standards with our innovative virtual-to-live training solutions to make flying safer, maintain defence force readiness and enhance patient safety. We have the broadest global presence in the industry, with 8,000 employees, 160 sites and training locations in over 35 countries. Each year, we train more than 120,000 civil and defence crewmembers and thousands of healthcare professionals worldwide. www.cae.com

CAE offers interesting, diverse and challenging work. Our multiple businesses and global sites create a highly dynamic and stimulating environment that offers ample opportunity for creativity, learning and growth.

Our innovative technologies and services, and the people who collaborate every day to deliver exceptional service to our customers, are at the heart of what makes our organization successful and a great place to work.

Job Description

The Project Engineer will report into the Group Leader for Systems Engineering and be responsible for providing support to Project and Contract Managers for coordinating the development and provision of deliverables for Acquisition and Through Life Support projects.  This includes planning, directing, controlling and monitoring technical project activities to meet cost, schedule, and technical obligations for the project. The Project Engineer provides the interface between Engineering representatives of the Customer and CAE’s engineering teams.

We are currently seeking a Project Engineer to commence work as soon as possible.  This role can be seen as part of a growth opportunity at CAE and offer the chosen engineer the opportunity to lead a team and enhance their communication skills, specifically for liaising with customers. This position will be located at CAE Australia’s head office in Homebush.

The ideal candidate will be motivated, enthusiastic, a good communicator and possess the ability to motivate a team and project stakeholders to deliver according to schedule. CAE is seeking a driven person able to tackle tasks independently or collaboratively. The person will need to manage a wide range of tasks across diverse teams with competing priorities and possess the ability to prioritise and action accordingly. In return you will work in a great team, a supportive environment with the opportunity for future growth.

Roles & Responsibilities

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Management of Projects

  • General – Systems / Project Engineering Activities:
  • Overall accountability for the design integrity of projects
  • Ensuring that Engineering and QA process and policies are being adhered to
  • Ensuring communication amongst team members and facilitate a collaborative and supportive environment
  • Technical management, coordination and quality control (review) of Systems Engineering plans, design documents, presentations
  • Maintain the contractual understanding and context relating to the assigned projects
  • Content management and coordination of Systems Engineering tools e.g. DOORS, Jira, and information databases
  • Develop and monitor Systems Engineering metrics and Engineering/Quality KPIs
  • Adapt the Project Engineering role in accordance with the Systems Engineering phases throughout the project delivery life-cycle   
  • Lead Systems Engineering related design reviews, prepare presentation templates, capture minutes, maintain and coordinate meeting action logs
  • Maintain oversight of the Configuration Baselines including preparing and coordinating Engineering Change Proposals
  • Coordinate, review and monitor engineering workgroups;

Through Life Support:

  • Task/Build management which involves coordination of Build planning meetings and associated task definitions, monitoring and coordination 
  • Active participation in Customer meetings such as Build Planning, Build Kick-Off, Simulator Configuration Control Board meetings.
  • Actively manage and coordinate engineering Task Requests undertaken within CAE Engineering teams                               
  • Support to Test and Specialty Engineering
  • Assisting the Requirements Engineer to develop and/or maintain the Requirements Database for the assigned projects and maintain requirement consistency and project context.
  • Assisting Test Engineering in the allocation of Qualification Methods and V&V phases to requirements
  • Support review of test documentation and plans,
  • Support the conduct of testing and system acceptance and the development and monitoring of test metrics and issue rectification

Customer Interface

  • As prime technical interface with customer, the Project Engineer is responsible for the customer level of technical confidence in the project
  • Represent CAE-A as initial point of contact for the Customer Engineering representative(s) and provides a consistent interface between the CoA and CAE-A engineering teams.
  • Accountable for mandated and ad hoc systems reviews
  • Accountable for effectiveness of response to technical requirements and questions
  • Accountable for the efficacy of customer reporting

Workplace Health and Safety

  • Team:  Ensures project members are aware of all relevant WHS policies and practices

What does CAE offer?

CAE offers a supportive culture for all employees. Our dynamic teams provide an excellent environment for learning, as well as valuing everyone’s initiative.

CAE offers employees flexible working hours, the ability to work from home, yearly reviews, competitive salary packages and excellent scope for further career development.

EEO Statement

CAE is firmly committed to ensuring a positive and professional working environment in which all people are treated with dignity and respect. We aim to provide a fair and consistent method for filling job openings in support of equality of opportunity and cultural diversity within the company.

Applications

Please apply to this position by clicking ‘Apply Now’, along with your resume and cover letter.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a project engineer?
  • Have you completed a qualification in engineering?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?
  • Do you hold Australian Security Clearance?

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