Internship Opportunity

Reference no: 2020.15

Location: Fyshwick, ACT

Engineering areas: Electrical/Electronics, Software, Systems, Telecommunications

Business description:

A technology company focused on developing new approaches and techniques for the Operation and Management of Communications Networks and the Electromagnetic Spectrum.  We specialise in:
1) Equipment and Sensor Monitoring and Control;   2) Spectrum Monitoring and Management;   3) Network Management and Operational Support Systems;  4) Heterogeneous Signal Processing Systems; and 5) Systems Integration and Support Service.

We have five (5) business lines:

  1. Satellite Communications (SATCOM)
  2. Space Situation Awareness / Space Domain Awareness (SSA/SDA)
  3. Broadcast, Media and Telco
  4. Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance and Electronic Warfare (ISREW)
  5. Secure Communications

Projects / tasks:

Our staff maintain a roughly 60%-40% split of work time between project-related work and R&D. For project-related work we have several ongoing Defence projects delivering and sustaining multiple systems. An intern will have the opportunity to contribute to a full systems engineering life cycle in one or many of these projects including requirements definition, system design, implementation, deployment and test. For R&D, the intern will have the opportunity to work in R&D activities to develop next generation capabilities destined for use by the ADF.

Technical skills:

Technical skills or awareness that we seek include some ability to write code (C or Java),  knowledge of IP Networking, knowledge of the principals of RF communications, Signal Processing.   Skills or awareness that we seek include: Requirement Definition; Design; Verification and Validation; Engineering Management

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Our ideal intern will be studying a technology or electronics focused engineering discipline such as electrical, telecommunications, mechatronics or software engineering. Systems engineers are also sought after.  Other skills include : Solution focused;  Problem solving;  Business Acumen; Interpersonal skills; Diverse interests.