Business description:

We specialise in design, engineering, integration and support of complex high technology electronics and software-intensive systems. We design, develop, manufacture, install, operate and support both hardware and software systems, system interfaces and system upgrades. Key areas of experience and expertise include: Developing complex electronics and software systems for key Corporate, Government and Defence clients Leading edge technology solutions for very high performance data acquisition and digital signal processing for real-time applications Contract engineering design services specialising in high performance electronic hardware and software.

Projects / tasks:

JORN Phase 6;  SEA1180 OPV ;   Land154;   AIR5431 – Phase 1;   Defence Innovation Hub;   MROC Sustainment;  VIGILARE Support

Technical skills:

  • SW Engineer; Java and/or C++
  • Mechanical Engineer: CAD (AutoCad Inventor preferred)
  • Electronics Engineer; Schematic preparation, FPGA coding

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Someone with a good work ethic and a willingness to learn will always go far in life.

Business description:

We design, develop and maintain specialist Electronic Warfare surveillance equipment for use by the Australian Defence Force. Generally our systems are comprised of a combination of RF electronics, high technology circuit cards (high speed analog to digital conversion, CPU and FPGA based processing), and custom software and firmware.

Projects / tasks:

The intern would be given exposure to a range of projects and tasks that will be selected based on their education and interest areas.

Technical skills:

Our ideal intern will have a background in Computer Systems Engineering and knowledge of digital signal processing techniques and concepts and familiarity with programming languages such as C++, Java and Python.  Candidates from Electronic/Systems Engineering are also sought, in particular those with an interest in RF, Digital Signal Processing and FPGA development.   Candidates from Software Engineering backgrounds are also considered, however our work tends to leverage concepts that are covered in more traditional engineering such as physics, mathematics, and digital signal processing.

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Candidate should have good communication skills, be capable of working both alone and within a team, and have sufficient initiative to work independently/autonomously.

 

Business description:

We are an agile aerospace certified precision machining company and, as an integral member of a manufacturing group, we produce and export an extensive range of commercial products. We are a highly-skilled organisation, capable of producing high and low volume, quality machined parts, components and assemblies for the defence, space, rail, mining, medical, photonics and beverage industries.  We are an Approved Supplier for many defence primes, including BAE Systems, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin and Thales. Our quality management system is accredited to AS9100D + ISO9001 and our manufacturing capabilities extend from bespoke one-off parts to mass production full-component assemblies.

Projects / tasks:

Aerospace Lean Manufacturing Systems Review & Improvement Project.

Technical skills:

  1. General engineering / problems solving skills
  2. Elementary project management software skills
  3. Advanced Microsoft Excel data analysis skills

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Good communication skills and keen to learn.

Business description:

A defence and homeland security technology specialist, supplying state of the art products in the Ballistics, EOD, Forensics, Munitions, SUAS and Composite materials sectors. We offer support and sustains these products for our customers with training, maintenance, support and repair services.

Projects / tasks:

Ballistic armour plate design, development, and testing; State of the art process technology system engineering, verification and validation; Composite space structure design and testing; CAE Analysis (Excel, MATLAB, FEA, CFD, etc) of high pressure hydroclave consolidation chamber.

Technical skills:

Later year student with hands-on approach to design and development.  Honours or other specific project experience in systems engineering and requirement development, mechanical machinery design, composite materials, FEA, CFD and or ballistics.  Familiarity with the SolidWorks and MATLAB products would be beneficial.

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Can-do approach and self-lead investigative type.

Business description:

One of the world’s leading companies in the design, development and production of electronic voltage converters and associated products.

Projects / tasks:

Projects will be finalised based on the skill set of the student once interviewed.

Technical skills:

Electronic Product qualification including EMC, Environmental and vibration testing OR Electronic product design Engineering

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Someone who has a passion for electronics and good communication skills.

 

Business description:

We specialise in ship–air integration and innovative solutions that support the development and management of ship–helicopter operating limits.  We work with defence forces across the world to conduct flight tests in the harshest maritime environments to prove and enable the embarked aviation capability of the defence forces. We define limits that give operators the confidence to fly helicopters and unmanned aircraft systems from ships at sea when and where required.

Projects / tasks:

  1. Developing a template for converting Confluence DocBook exports into Formal Software Documentation.
    1. Programming
    2. Full SDLC activities
  2. Expanding the existing Embarked Visualisation Suite Common Content Library to contain and classify more assets (ship and helicopter models).
    1. Programming in C#
    2. Full SDLC activities

Technical skills:

Basic programming skills (any language).

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Good communication skills, eager to learn and take instruction,

Business description:

We are a leader in the field of Aerospace & Military Fabrication, Repair, Manufacturing & Design Technologies. We focus on supporting the Civil Aerospace and Defence communities with CASA/AS9100 and ISO accredited specialist competencies and skills in:

  • Advanced Composite/Sheet Metal Component Repair/Manufacture
  • Fabrication Technologies (Welding/Machining/Heat Treatment/Metal Forming/Structures)
  • Advanced Surface Treatment (Electroplating/Painting)
  • Innovative Engineering Design/Approvals/Test and Evaluation

Our client base includes some of Australia’s most trusted and respected Defence and Aerospace organisations such as CASG, RAAF, Army, Navy, Airbus, Boeing, BAE Systems, Hawker Pacific, Royal Flying Doctors, DST, Cobham, CEA Technologies & Raytheon Australia. Ours is a ‘total solution’ focus, whether for prototyping or production.

Projects / tasks:

Manufacture of aircraft structures, engineering on Tube Launched UAV systems & composite manufacture.

Technical skills:

CAD

Intern interpersonal qualities:

The ideal intern is someone who is highly motivated, innovative, interested in everything Defence from a structural perspective and loves getting their hands dirty from time to time.

Business description:

We design and manufacture maritime handling systems predominantly for defence application and in particular for Australia on the Collins Class Submarine. We look after the refurbishment, sustainment and upgrade of our equipment in Australia.

Projects / tasks:

Apart from participation in the routine refurbishment of equipment, there is a Hydraulic Power Unit which needs to be rebuilt and set to work which is envisaged as a suitable intern project.

Technical skills:

A Mechanical Engineer undergraduate with knowledge and capability in using CAD systems.

Intern interpersonal qualities:

Should be keen to be involved in “hands on” work.

Business description:

We deliver insights from data. Purpose-built to address the highest priority use cases in the national security, law enforcement and defence markets, our capabilities have been proven to deliver real value through increased productivity and actionable insights. Leading security agencies turn to us when they need risk-based analytics to answer investigative and intelligence challenges.

Projects / tasks:

The Software Engineer’s role is to develop advanced software systems for use within our Development Programs with particular focus on applications in Law Enforcement, National Security and Defence.

Technical skills:

Tertiary qualifications in engineering, computer science, mathematics or statistics. We write Javascript/HTML webapps with ReactJS, back-end services using modern Java 8. Most of our projects use Big Data technologies e.g. scale-out NoSQL graph databases, stream processing frameworks, distributed message brokers – think Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Elasticsearch etc, so any understanding of Big Data environments is a bonus.

Intern interpersonal qualities:

You’ll need to be a good communicator and play nicely with others. Our cross-functional teams provision infrastructure, write code, deploy apps and debug production issues. We’re looking for strong coders, but you’ll get bonus points if you can admin a database or know your way around Linux.

Business description:

We specialise in Advanced engineering, performance vehicle design, analysis and multi body and motion simulation in the fields of vehicle dynamics and suspension design. This experience combines to significantly improve the safety and performance of vehicles.   Our highly regarded work integrated learning program offers undergraduate engineering students from all disciplines experience in innovative world leading technologies that are applied across a range of sectors.  This is one of a few places in Australia operating across a vast range of sectors, as such its work experience program is highly sought after, and highly regarded within the industry.

Projects / tasks:

Automated Load Handling System – both control systems and mechanical opportunities as well as fabrication;   Autonomous systems development – both control systems and mechanical design opportunities on a commercial vehicle project;  Various Mechanical Engineering Design projects

Technical skills:

  1. Dynamic Engineering Solutions – Advanced component design – Advanced component analysis – Kinematic analysis – Vehicle Suspension design – Aerodynamic design
  2. Simulation – Full articulated, and rigid vehicle simulation – Terrain analysis – Vehicle driver training simulation
  3. Manufacturing – 11 Axis CNC – 9 Axis CNC – 7 Axis CNC – 5 Axis CNC – CMM up to 2 microns – Computer Aided Design (CAD) – Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
  4. Analysis – Vehicle data logging and analysis – Fully integrated HUMS devices – Through life support – NDT and NDI facilities

Intern interpersonal qualities:

The interpersonal skills are critical as are the technical elements relating to Mechanical / Electrical / Control Systems Engineering