Electrical / Systems Engineer - Perth Based

We are seeking an experienced Electrical/ Systems Engineer with excellent software development skills to join our rapidly growing team of skilled engineers.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Be part of a dedicated team of software engineers to develop next generation train weighing and train loading software applications;
  • Assist with the maintenance of existing systems installed throughout Australia. Our systems consist of both vendor supplied and in-house developed hardware and software. Most systems run on embedded real time platforms;
  • Assist in the testing and simulation of new systems;
  • Assist in preparation of tender submissions;
  • Undertake site work (up to 12 weeks in a year usually in less than 1 week stints) typically for commissioning new projects;
  • Confidently represent Meridian Engineers at technical meetings with clients;
  • Provide technical client support in a rotating after hours schedule.

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Electrical Engineering degree;
  • 5 years post tertiary qualification experience;
  • Proven programming ability in either C, C++ ;
  • Experience with embedded hardware systems;
  • Ability to work well both alone and in a team;
  • A professional approach;
  • Good problem solving abilities, technical writing skills and communication skills;
  • C grade driver’s license (WA);
  • Must have PR status.

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Project Management competency;
  • Ability to confidently direct workers on site i.e. electricians, rail workers, labourers and other trade disciplines;
  • RPEQ Certification in Electrical Engineering;
  • LabVIEW programming experience;
  • PLC programming.

Job benefits and perks

  • Above average remuneration with flexible working hours for the right applicant
  • Opportunities to work on projects abroad and domestically for Australia’s premier resource companies including BHP, Rio Tinto, BMA, Glencore, FMG, Aurizon and Yancoal
  • Support for ongoing professional development
  • On the job training of our technology and business processes;
  • Permanent staff position in Osborne Park WA;
  • Modern office environment with pleasant working conditions;
  • Close to public transport.
To apply, please send your resume to