About the company

elmTEK is a science and technology organisation, delivering innovative simulation and sensor solutions to our Defence customers. Our people are our business and we employ a highly motivated workforce comprising physicists, mathematicians and engineers. We are unique in this regard and we are known for our ability to answer complex questions through the use of simulations, hardware and human-in-the-loop systems. Our customers choose us because of our ability to work collaboratively in delivering outcomes that improve platform survivability through improved tactics and sensors across air, land and maritime contexts.

About the role

elmTEK is experiencing rapid growth across our simulation and sensor technology lines of business. We are looking for talented software engineers of all levels to grow our existing workforce and progressive culture. Join us for the next stage of our growth and be part of our mission. We offer attractive remuneration and flexible working arrangements with a collegiate and supportive learning environment.

Working from our Adelaide offices (CBD or Mawson Lakes) or Client Site (DST Edinburgh), you will be responsible for designing, developing, integrating and testing software products in an agile software development environment. You will be required to work autonomously or as part of team to produce software products that meet our client’s complex technical environment.

About you

Proficient in several software languages, you have recent experience in implementing software in an agile development environment. You have or are interested in working in the Defence sector, working closely with our clients. You are flexible, possess good communication and interpersonal skills and can present complex technical solutions to both technical and non-technical audiences.

You must be an Australian citizen and either hold or are willing to hold a Defence security clearance. Unfortunately, we are unable to accept applications from permanent residents or visa holders due to the nature of our work.

Skills and experience

The following are essential in applying for this position:

  • Bachelor degree in software/computer systems engineering, computer science, or related fields
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

We are interested in any of the following skills and experience:

  • C/C++ and C#
  • Python
  • Linux Software Development
  • Unreal Engine
  • Distributed communication architectures DIS/HLA/DDS
  • Front-end UI (Desktop Applications)
  • Back-end software engineering
  • Agile methodologies
  • Confluence/Jira/Bitbucket
  • DevOps principles and practices

What next?

If you are able to address the above criteria, we would love to hear from you. Click here to apply.