Systems Engineer

  • Permanent full time opportunity
  • Support a key Federal Government Department
  • NV1 Security Clearance
  • Excellent career position
  • Location: Canberra

NEC has a century-long history of innovation and for over 50 years in Australia, NEC has built a sophisticated technology and anything-as-a-service company which brings together the best technology and the smartest people driving customer service excellence. With a major focus on Public Safety, we deliver a complete portfolio of ICT solutions and services to large enterprise, small business and government customers. We are shaping the most efficient businesses and creating a safer society by solving tomorrow’s technology challenges.

We are looking for a motivated Systems Engineer to join our close knit high performing team within NEC’s Defence CP account. The role is based in Canberra.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Resolve all incidents in line with required service level agreements in a Wintel Environemnt.
  • Complete project activities as required on behalf of the customer.
  • Define and document requirements and provide design documentation as appropriate
  • Assist with and generate Design’s, Solutions & execute new installations and upgrades as necessary complying with the change management process.
  • Maintain accurate records of all operational assets (hardware, software)
  • Strong support and adherence of the ITIL methodology

Skills & Experience

To be successful in the role, you will be an experienced Wintel Technical Support Engineer specifically with exposure to hardware diagnostics and troubleshooting in an enterprise environment.

Additionally, you will have the following:

  • A ‘can-do’ attitude to support the needs of a professional team with experience working to KPIs in a managed service environment
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft technologies
  • Working knowledge of virtualised environments
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Relevant Tertiary and related qualifications are strongly preferred

To be successful, you will need to hold minimum NV1 level security clearance.


At NEC, we offer an outstanding working environment, fantastic corporate culture and an excellent track record of internal promotions along with continuous learning and development opportunities. We place great emphasis on our staff satisfaction and you will enjoy a wide range of benefits such as flexible work options, paid parental leave, NEC Partner Product Discounts, access to great discounts at many retail providers, health and wellbeing program and much more.