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What is a career in the Defence Industry?

Careers in defence industry are much more than building ships and submarines and you don’t need a university degree to get involved. From project management to systems engineering; contracts management to information technology; supply chain to WHS; marketing and communications to logistics; you can find a lifelong career right here in South Australia.

Learn about the wide variety of roles and the pathways to get there from some inspiring South Australian defence industry employees below.

If you are in the industry and love what you do, share your career story with us today!

Ben Adams

Ben

Chief Operating Officer

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Farisha Jamal

Farisha

Avionics Engineer

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Cameron, BAE Systems Australia

Cameron

Design Engineer

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Reinaldo

Procurement Officer

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Samuel Murray, BAE Systems

Samuel

Engineering Manager – IT&E

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Stuart

SOFTWARE ENGINEERING SENIOR STAFF

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Emily, BAE Systems Australia Safety Engineer

Emily

Safety Engineer

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Kosta Livaditis

Kosta

Supply Chain and Project Manager

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Georgia

Systems Engineer

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Jeff Dore

Jeff

Systems Engineer

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Jessica Sharp of Lockheed Martin

Jessica

Hardware Engineer

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Hugh

Project Manager

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Seth, Mechanical Engineer, PMB Defence

Seth

Mechanical Engineer

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Matthew

Mechanical Engineer

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Andrew

General Manager

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Jamila

Project Manager

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Dhiren

Commercial Manager

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Zac

Support Technician

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Kyal

Digital Specialist

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Roxanne

Integrated Logistics Support

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Trent

Senior Systems Engineer

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Rozanne, Senior Financial Accountant

Rozanne

Senior Financial Accountant

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Christian, Graduate Software Engineer, Silentium Defence

Christian

Graduate Software Engineer

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Simon, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Simon

Co-Founder & CTO

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Rebecca

COMBAT AND AUTOMATION SYSTEMS ENGINEER

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