Job Details
  • Reference364243B_1602469636
  • LocationBrisbane, Queensland
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted16 days ago
  • ConsultantBrendan Logue

Following a period of unmatched growth and sustained success my client, a leading defence contractor has engaged my services to recruit a senior leader who will assume responsibility for their world class aerospace engineering function.

As a Senior Manager - Aerospace Engineering you will lead a large and growing function that designs, develops and maintains a wide range of defence aerospace programs. You will be responsible for acquiring and developing the necessary capability, processes and tools to deliver engineering services for current and future programs.

What will be expected of me?

  • Technical leadership: Leaders of this function work in a collegiate manner. To contribute you will be providing guidance and input to ensure informed, world class technical decisions are made consistently.
  • Functional leadership: Leading a large, geographically dispersed team of engineers and technical specialists you will work to champion their contribution, needs and ideas.
  • Leading managers: With a large and growing team you will be expected to develop, encourage and often challenge a group of managers and senior individual contributors whose efforts are critical to the organisation's contribution.
  • Performance improvement mindset: Working in a competitive environment you will continuously look for opportunities to further enhance the value.

What will I need to be considered?

  • Tertiary qualifications in aerospace engineering
  • Aviation or aerospace engineering experience
  • Substantial technical leadership experience in the aerospace industry
  • A demonstrable track record of achievements in aerospace
  • An interest in and proven success leading large numbers of highly skilled people.


What's in it for me?

  • Smart people: Working with a global leader in the defence sector means your peers will include some of the brightest engineering minds from around the globe.
  • Collaborative, committed culture: You can expect a highly collaborative and passionately committed team who are known for the odd collective "geek out" as they work to solve current and emerging aerospace engineering challenges of consequence.
  • Competitive remuneration package + performance bonus
  • Global career options


To be considered you must be an Australian Citizen.

To enquire please call Brendan Logue on 07 3003 7761.

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