Fleet is an agile, next generation connectivity company. Our mission is to Connect Everything using cutting-edge communications and space technologies to maximise the resource efficiency of human civilisation and enable the next industrial revolution with our low-cost, ubiquitous connectivity platform.

We are looking for a dedicated Telecommunications Engineer who is passionate about space and future technologies and wants to join the Fleet family to connect the world. The successful candidate will work with Fleet’s Telecommunications team developing the next generation of our communication systems.



  • Design, procurement, assembly and testing of communications for satellite payloads and associated ground-based communications equipment for users and ground stations

  • Developing and using algorithms for data link and network layers, acquisition and scheduling

  • Analysis and simulation of communication systems

  • Assist in the development of test tools / equipment for lab measurements.


  • Bachelors or Masters degree in electrical engineering, telecommunications engineering or related discipline

  • Strong theoretical understanding of telecommunications

  • Experience in developing  communication protocol stacks

  • Experience performing analysis and simulation of communication systems.


  • Masters of Science or PhD in electrical engineering with emphasis in RF/Microwave circuits or communication theory.

  • Software Defined Radio (SDR) programming and/or development experience

  • Ground Station design and operations experience

  • Experience in the design of communications systems subject to significant power-constraints

  • Experience in Matlab, SystemVue, Python, C++ or equivalent tools for modeling and analyzing RF systems.

  • Some software architecture knowledge and software development experience in a professional engineering environment

  • Radio protocol design and implementation

  • Experienced across full life-cycle of communications satellite developments and operations including: design, analysis, test, verification and on-orbit commissioning and operational trouble-shooting

  • Experience with using radio related test equipment such as spectrum analysers, vector signal analysers, vector signal generator, network analysers.

  • Experience in a start-up environment


  • You must be available to work extended hours and weekends as needed.

Fleet is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Fleet is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, colour, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.


This role is located at Fleet's Headquarters in Adelaide, South Australia.


If you're excited to join us on the journey and believe you have what it takes, please apply here: