First listed on: 04 July 2024
Mission Fill Developer

Adelaide - SA
$91,702 - $104,753 (APS 6) + Super

The Role

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic APS 6 Technical Officer – Electronics-Electrical to join the Land Countermeasures Reprogramming team.

This position offers an exciting opportunity to work with a team of experts across a unique workforce consisting of Australian Army members, Australian Public Servants and contracted engineers.

In this role, you will contribute to reprogramming, testing and validation of Force Protection Electronic Countermeasure Systems (FPECM) for land-based operations. Your sound technical knowledge, communication and interpersonal skills will have a direct impact on Defence capability.

About our Team
Land Countermeasures Reprogramming Cell is a highly skilled professional team drawn from a diverse workforce. The team collaborates with other Defence agencies to reprogram and test FPECM data files for operational use to protect deployed Australian Defence Force personnel. Several times a year, some team members form a smaller trials team to test the complete system over the air. This activity is conducted remotely. The team is supported by a project that is introducing the next generation of FPECM technology. 

With changing technology, Army and the APS provide FPECM specific technical training and other professional development opportunities to ensure that Army’s capability needs are met.

Our Ideal Candidate

Our ideal candidate is a Technical Expert with:

  • Knowledge and experience in electrical, electronic, communications, telecommunications or RF disciplines
  • Exposure to operating RF test equipment including spectrum analysers and signal generators
  • Good oral and written communication skills, including the ability to interpret and convey technical information to a diverse range of stakeholders
  • Ability to build and sustain positive relationships with team members, actively participate in teamwork and motivate and mentor developing technicians.

Application Closing Date: Thursday 18 July 2024

For further information please review the job information pack, reference ARMY/05577/24 on


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