Careers

CAREERS

Tectonica believes its success and the success of individual employees is interdependent. To maintain its position as an innovative systems integrator, Tectonica seeks to attract, retain, develop and employ skilled and experienced staff.

Tectonica remunerates its staff at industry benchmark levels or higher. Career path planning and professional development are essential elements of achieving these goals. Tectonica actively encourages professional training, including attendance at trade shows, conferences and exhibitions.

We understand that work/life balance is sometimes a struggle for committed professional workers. At Tectonica, we try to assist you in evening up the balance! Business hours are 8.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Thursday, and 9.00am to 1.00pm on Fridays. The regular free afternoon on Friday can give you a jump start on the weekend, the opportunity to do a little shopping or a chance to spend time with your family.

Tectonica’s management is flexible and responsive. Information is shared quickly, groups relate easily and you are close to the critical decision making. You can see the results of your contribution in action.

You will find the work place culture friendly, cooperative and respectful. Tectonica is a committed equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity in the workplace.

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

Tectonica is a leading Defence company delivering high technology products to global customers. It is engaged in multidisciplinary, cutting edge development projects aimed at delivering innovative solutions to the local and International Defence Forces.

Systems Administrator

Tectonica is a developer of cutting edge technology and products for global Defence and Law Enforcement customers.  It has a proven track-record in collaborating with universities and other organisations aimed at delivering innovative solutions to meet the capability challenges of the future.

A new role has been created for a Systems Administrator to manage Tectonica’s ICT Systems on a permanent part-time basis (24 hours per week). The role reports directly to the Services Manager.

The Systems Administrator is responsible for:

Maintaining the company server and client computers:

  • Install updates and licence upgrades on the server
  • Perform daily and monthly backups (maintain a tape backup regime)
  • Maintain server security certificates and install/upgrade as required.
  • Maintain the Active Directory database – add/remove users as appropriate.
  • Maintain the Exchange email system

Maintaining M1 (ERP System)

  • Modify and customise M1, create and maintain new reports, maintain user delegations and backups, provide training as required

Maintaining the OpenKM Document Management System

  • Maintain OpenKM Document Management System, working with technicians out of hours to resolve technical issues and providing training as required

Maintaining Tectonica Cyber protection systems

  • Ensure that updates are applied to the firewall and that virus definitions are up to date.
  • Maintain software licences, ensuring software is legitimate and appropriately licenced. Conduct audits and reviews as required
  • Ensure the server antivirus software and malware is implemented and maintained
  • Report potential security threats to management and implement processes promptly
  • Maintain Wi-Fi network
  • Specify new hardware and build computers for new users as required.
  • Maintain Virtual Images of all critical computer systems.
  • Maintain the PABX and telephone systems.

To succeed in this role, the ideal candidate shall possess the following:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong troubleshooting, server administration and network administration skills
  • Hand-on experience with computer network, network administration and network installation
  • Ability to handle multiple demands, prioritise work and handle pressure to resolve issues in a timely manner
  • A degree or tertiary qualification in Information Technology
  • At least 3 years professional experience, with demonstrated experience as a Systems Administrator
  • Australian citizenship or permit to work in Australia
  • Experience in the Defence industry would be advantageous

In return, Tectonica offers flexible work hours, including half day on Fridays, ample on-site parking, and a collaborative team environment.

Due to the support nature of this role, some hours will be need to be completed after business hours, to minimise disruption to business operations and staff access.

If this sounds like you, please provide a MAXIMUM of two A4 pages outlining your experience, qualifications (with grade results) and achievements, in chronological order.

Salary will be commensurate with skills and experience. No agencies.

For information about Tectonica visit www.tectonica.net

Software Engineer

Tectonica Australia Pty Ltd is a developer of cutting edge technology and products for global Defence and Law Enforcement customers.  It has a proven track-record in collaborating with universities and other organisations aimed at delivering innovative solutions to meet the capability challenges of the future.

Tectonica is seeking Software Engineers to develop Mobile and Desktop applications for Defence Land Systems clients on a permanent full time basis.

As part of a small project team of mechanical, electrical and software engineers, the Software Engineer will:

  • Document system and subsystem requirements using a formal systems engineering approach
  • Collaborate with team members to develop software solutions using the best available systems, processes and methodologies
  • Design and develop Web (DOT NET Framework) and Mobile (iOS and Android) software applications
  • Perform thorough unit testing and test automation, identify and solve problems
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal, communication and leadership skills along with maturity, energy, optimism, flexibility, resilience, persistence and the ability to self-start, to solve problems and to act proactively.

To succeed in this role, the ideal candidate shall possess:

  • A degree in Software Engineering or Compute Science with broad technical knowledge
  • Strong proficiency in C++, C# and Java Programming Languages
  • Strong in database design and development (SQL)
  • Proven experience in the design and development of Web Services using the JSON framework
  • Knowledge of design patterns and UML
  • Knowledge of defect tracking tools like JIRA
  • Experience using version control systems (GIT)
  • Australian citizenship or permit to work in Australia
  • Experience in the Defence industry would be advantageous

In return, Tectonica offers flexible work hours, including half day on Fridays, ample on-site parking, and a collaborative team environment. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. No agencies.

If this sounds like you, please provide a MAXIMUM of two A4 pages outlining your qualifications (with grade results), experience and achievements in chronological order.

For information about Tectonica visit www.tectonica.net