Engineering Advisory - Specialists

  • Immerse yourself in our inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
  • The fastest growing Engineering and Asset Management Advisory practice in Australia
  • Collaborate with sector and technical experts to grow your knowledge and network

KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. In Canberra, we are a team based practice and this extends to our clients whom we work and collaborate with, in solving complex problems. Together, we design, innovate and implement, providing enduring advice that support our clients and the services they deliver. Our clients vary in size and come from a diverse range of sectors – all sharing in a common goal: to embrace change and deliver services that make Australia a better place.  We are looking for talented individuals who would like to join us on the journey.

We are seeking qualified people who will bring extensive experience of Engineering gained within a relevant industry sector to join our experienced team of qualified Engineers.  We assist government and private sector clients to manage the development, acquisition and sustainment of their major assets. 

We believe diversity of thought, background and unique experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities.  We are looking for people with a passion for and / or experience in the following areas:

  • Electronic systems, especially communication and sensor systems;
  • Maritime systems and naval architecture;
  • Aerospace systems;
  • Vehicle systems, especially military vehicle systems.
  • Highly developed communications, collaboration and problem solving skills, and a track record of achieving of results;
  • Knowledge of pertinent technology, and can apply systems thinking to describe a requirement without prematurely closing off design innovation;
  • Experience in working with relevant Defence and industry standards, and the applicable technical regulatory frameworks to ensure safe and suitable outcomes; and
  • Tertiary qualification(s) in engineering, or equivalent qualifications and experience as recognised by Engineers Australia.

In addition to the above it would be advantageous for you to have some experience in at least one of the following areas:

  • Modelling and simulation
  • Test and Evaluation and asset commissioning
  • Software Engineering
  • Configuration Management
  • Regulatory Certification
  • Reliability Engineering
  • Safety Engineering
  • Human Factors Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Maintenance Engineering and Optimisation
  • Logistics and supply chains
  • Contractor and supplier management

Supporting your experience tertiary qualifications in a related discipline are highly advantageous. You should also be an Australian Citizen or have the ability to obtain a government security clearance.

The KPMG Difference

Our people are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces  and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics our people possess and we share and learn from each other.

We are proud to be consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and for our achievements in LGBT+ workplace inclusion.


Our commitment to ‘Flexibility’ allows our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal or family life. Explore the links below to hear our people share their experience @ KPMG:

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Make KPMG the clear choice for your career and be Extraordinary!


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