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Expression of Interest - Federal Government, National ICT and Engineering R&D Program

Join Vertical Scope Group (VSG) as we prepare for work on Australia’s (all states and territories) largest research and development projects with a prominent Federal Government department!

We are looking for driven and highly skilled, security cleared professionals with various levels of experience from SFIA 1-7 and Capability and Sustainment Group (CASG) Defence Support Services (DSS) Levels 1-5 (Associate, Practitioner, Executive Practitioner, Expert, Pre-eminent Advisor) to work in our national team that VSG are creating for this and other programs and panels.

These projects will be conducted Australia-wide as part of a Standing Offer Panel arrangement which runs over 3 years, with a possible 3 year extension. VSG will be submitting a large, multi-disciplinary, multi-faceted, national team with personnel situated in ACT, VIC, NSW, QLD, SA, NT, WA and TAS.

We want you to be a part of our team effort, and work with us across our portfolio of work across the next 10 years.

We are inviting Expressions of Interest to work with VSG and be included in our submission. If successful, as you are listed as a named consultant in our submission, VSG will always offer you and other named consultants in our team, first choice and opportunity of any work that is released to us. Applying for this and working with VSG will not restrict you from exploring other opportunities. What it means is you will be first in line to work with us when the opportunity presents and can decide at the time whether you wish to accept the work or not.

VSG will be offering permanent, casual and contracting arrangements (whichever is your preference), as well as excellent remuneration and other benefits listed below so that we can build a long term successful working relationship with you.

Benefits on offer to you:

  • Fortnightly Pay Cycle

  • Excellent Pay Rates

  • Superannuation Payments

  • Free Payroll Management

  • Paid Upskilling and Training

  • DISP Membership

  • Security Clearance Sponsorship

  • Regular Security Training

  • Streamlined Onboarding

  • Annual Re-Signing Bonus

  • Full Insurance Coverage ($10M PI, $20M PL, WC)

  • CV and Criterion Support

  • Interview Coaching

  • Industry Leading Assignments

  • Dedicated Point of Contact

Role Categories:

  • Aeronautical Engineering

  • AI, Robotics and Data Analytics

  • Communications Engineering

  • Computer Systems Engineering

  • Electrical/Electronic Engineering and Fabrication

  • Electronic Warfare and Radar Technologies

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Modelling and Simulation

  • Operations Research and Analysis

  • Systems Science, Engineering and Analysis

  • Undersea Warfare and Sonar Technologies

Consultant levels: SFIA 1-7, CASG DSS 1-5 (Associate, Practitioner, Executive Practitioner, Expert, Pre-Eminent Advisor
Security clearance: Baseline, NV1, NV2, PV
Location of work: ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS
Initial term of standing offer panel: 3 years
Extension term of standing offer panel: The department may extend for 3 years
Salary/Rate: Up to $260p/h (Pre-Eminent Advisor Level) - Commensurate on ability and experience
Expression of Interest deadline: Friday 12-11-2021

Why work with Vertical Scope Group?
VSG are at the cutting edge of security cleared recruitment, contracting and consulting services.

If you’re interested in working for a trusted, reputable and expert security cleared specialist, contact Vertical Scope Group today for a confidential discussion and take the first steps to transform your career today.

Vertical Scope Group encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, veterans, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

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