Industrial Capability Manager – Mawson Lakes

  • Join the General Dynamics team, be part of a global aerospace and defence company
  • Opportunities in defence systems sustainment
  • Be involved in the AUKUS Alliance
  • Enjoy work flexibility, exciting new projects and a culture that embraces diversity.

From Gulfstream business jets and combat vehicles, to nuclear-powered submarines and communications systems, people around the world depend on General Dynamics for their safety and security.  Our core competency is the design, engineering and manufacturing of complex and differentiated products and services.

In Australia, GDLS-A works closely with Defence and industrial partners to ensure our combat vehicles continue to meet mission requirements through life.  With the largest ever AUS-US FMS Army project now approved and progressing towards delivery, GDLS-A has new opportunities to develop your career to the next level.

We are currently recruiting for an experienced and/or qualified Industrial Capability Manager to join our team at Mawson Lakes.

In this role you will:

  • Identify customer and industry trends, and anticipate future developments
  • Identify and prioritise opportunities for local industrial capability, identifying and optimising the contribution of primes, OEM’s and SME’s.
  • Own, plan, and coordinate content, and contribute to AIC tender volumes.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with industry organisations, Defence and Industry Departments, and other industrial and academic stakeholders.
  • Identify opportunities to obtain state and federal Government funding/support of Industrial Opportunities.
  • Perform initial viability analyses for stakeholder review and agreement

The successful candidate will ideally have:

  • Demonstrated previous experience in a similar role.
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Demonstrated Product and Capability development life cycle experience
  • The ability to gain and maintain an Australian Defence Security Clearance.

For further information, please contact  To submit your application please email, quoting Industrial Capability Manager.

Ex-Defence Force Personnel and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are strongly encouraged to apply.

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