Graduate IT Systems Engineer

Cobham is looking for enthusiastic and driven IT graduates with IT Systems Engineering interests to join our team.


With national headquarters based in Adelaide, Cobham is the largest provider of contract aviation services in Australia, offering market-leading solutions to its clients across defence, closed charter, passenger and freight services, as well as challenging and diverse opportunities to its employees.

Information Technology plays a key role in our success and we currently have a number of opportunities for passionate, ambitious graduates keen to develop a career with us.

Our services span across regional and special mission operations. We operate the world’s largest outsourced air surveillance and have search-and-rescue capability across nearly 10 per cent of the earth’s surface.  Additionally, we deliver freight and passenger services providing access to the most remote locations in Australia.

We are looking for IT Systems Engineering enthusiasts that are seeking the opportunity to be involved in something truly unique, with the opportunity to develop skills in the design, build, test and maintenance of aircraft and ground based mission systems equipment, focussing on troubleshooting and technical support.

We want to hear from you! We will support you with on the job learning and provide the opportunity to gain exposure to new technologies and procedures within our growing business.

Apply today and kick start your career in a business that is going places.


Basic Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer science, Computer engineering or related IT discipline
  • Applications only accepted from candidates who graduating in 2020/2021


Preferred Qualifications

  • Comprehensive Windows & Linux Operating System knowledge and System Administration skills
  • Experience with IaaS and cloud providers such as M365, Azure & AWS
  • Experience with scripting languages such as PowerShell, Python
  • Experience with databases such as SQL and MySQL
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code such as Ansible
  • Effective verbal and written English communication


Please provide a covering letter with your application setting out your interest in the role and working with Cobham and a copy of your most recent academic transcript.


***Due to the nature of our operations, we are only able to accept applications from Australian citizens.  Security clearances may be required for certain positions.***

How to apply

Please apply online with covering letter addressing the role requirements and CV

Joanna Taylor (Recruitment Business Partner)
Apply online

Closing date

Saturday, 18 December 2021

Work type

Full time


Adelaide, SA


Cobham Aviation Services