Combat Management System Software Engineer


About this role

We are hiring an experienced Combat Management System Software Engineer for a permanent position with our client, a Canadian Shipbuilder and in-service support provider.


  • Participate in the CSC IPT structure to coordinate and manage all stakeholder interests, governing standards, and CSC requirements applicable to CSC CMS, Multi-Link and Tactical Data Link systems.
  • Provide engineering oversight and guidance during requirements definition, design, integration and testing for all aspects of the CSC CMS software and other associated software programs.
  • Provide expertise in the development and evaluation of documentation products related to the requirements definition, design, integration, installation and test of CMS software.
  • Support the coordination of scheduling, planning and conduct of CMS software activities to ensure that related program milestones are met.
  • Provide accurate status reports on assigned activities to the CMS team lead.
  • Provide support in evaluating software engineering change to ensure that impacts, risks and issues related to the CMS software design, integration, test and acceptance activities are understood and recorded.
  • Establish and maintain strong working relationships with internal (Shipyard Production, CSC Program personnel) and external stakeholders (subcontractors and Canadian government representatives).
  • Support a culture of teamwork, enthusiasm and proactive behavior within the Combat Systems team and be a role model for professional behavior.



  • Degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Math, Physics or equivalent.
  • Professional Engineer or eligibility for this qualification.
  • Post graduate qualification is desirable in an area related to Systems Engineering.

A minimum of seven years’ experience in the following fields:

  • Engineering on large and complex defence engineering projects;
  • Knowledge on Combat Management Software
  • Knowledge of Combat System Architecture;
  • Design, installation, setting to work, integration and testing of Combat Management Systems, tactical data links and multi-link Systems;
  • Configuration Management and Change Control;
  • Coordination with multiple complex organizations; and
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Experience in the following fields would be preferred:

  • Engineering for Naval platforms;
  • Software design, integration, validation and verification;
  • Design, production, test and trials on a ship construction program;
  • Conducting Sea Acceptance trials; and
  • DOORS.


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Brunel Canada - Toronto

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