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Building the Australian cyber and spectrum security future

  • 100% Australian
  • Industry-leading R&D, systems and technology
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • High-assurance capability delivery
  • Focussed on high-quality outcomes for our customers and employees

We are Consunet

We are 100% Australian-owned and operated, with 20 years of market participation resulting in capability and capacity to lead major projects as a trusted industry partner to the Australian Defence and cyber security communities.

Our people create world-leading trusted cyber and spectrum security technology solutions that safeguard our customers’ interests. Consunet’s engineering capability uses international standards, Agile methodology best practice, and industry leading tools, with a proven in-service operational capability delivery and sustainment track record.

Our doctoral-level research team specialises in applying Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning solutions to emerging electromagnetic spectrum challenges.


Our core values:

  • Trusted: Trust is earned, not bought, and is our principal value proposition. Trust permeates our organisation and underpins all our values.
  • Sovereign: We create enduring knowledge and technology for Australia.
  • Excellent: We strive for excellence as a habit.
  • Leading: We lead with vision, innovation, and execution. In everything we do, we continuously challenge ideas, learn, and improve to exceed expectations.
  • Sustainable: We are sustainable through customer satisfaction, personnel satisfaction, business continuity, and environmental respect.

Our philosophy

Explore emerging technologies with seamless and continuous transition to operational capability. Through fostering innovative solution development and empowering employees with an agile management and technical delivery best practice, Consunet maintains a sustainable business environment that assures stability and high-quality outcomes for clients and employees.

Your Consunet career

Consulting

Consunet provides Consulting services for the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) domain. Our consultants have extensive experience in analysis, design, management, and delivery of high-assurance ICT projects large and small. The complexity of ICT projects and the rapidly evolving technology environment require specialist advice to ensure:

  • proper identification of business needs and potential for technical solutions
  • selection and tailoring of an appropriate project life cycle model
  • tailoring of the project management processes for outcomes that address the business needs
  • selection of appropriate technical processes for the project (e.g. requirements definition, architectural design, implementation, maintenance, etc)
  • measurement and evaluation of project outcomes.

Consunet specialises in the following areas:

  • Trusted Enterprise Systems
  • Microservice Architectures
  • Sensor Systems and Networks
  • Information Management
  • Cyber Security

Software Engineering

Consunet delivers Software Engineering services utilising industry best practice, leveraging the vast experience of our staff. Consunet combines the Agile Software Engineering practices with tailored Systems and Software Engineering standards. The approach is tailored to project specific requirements to deliver on-time, on-budget, high quality technical solutions that address the business needs. By combining the formal systems life cycle approach with the rapid, client-focused Agile approach, Consunet ensures our clients achieve the best possible outcomes from their investment.

Consunet predominantly utilises the following technologies:

  • Java and JavaScript
  • C/C++
  • Python
  • Gradle and Maven for Build Automation
  • Docker and Kubernetes for Container Orchestration
  • GitLab and Jenkins for Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery

Defence

Consunet delivers Consulting and Software Engineering services for the Defence market. This market requires additional considerations with respect to security, robustness and appropriate accreditation.

Consunet staff have extensive experience in delivering projects to Defence customers in the following Defence-specific areas:

  • Tactical, operational and strategic Battle Management in the Electromagnetic domain;
  • Advanced geolocation technology innovation, delivery and integration;
  • Distributed and autonomous sensor systems;
  • Logistics planning and analysis;
  • Tactical Data Links and
  • Cross-domain information fusion and exploitation.

Open Source Software projects​

Consunet EveryPass™ is a Password Manager that allows you to access all your passwords, on all your web enabled devices whether you are connected to the Internet or not. EveryPass™ is free to use, open source, free from app stores and compatible with most modern devices (computers, tablets, phones).
Consunet WhisperNote™ is a portable encrypted message container. WhisperNote™ is free to use, open source, free from app stores and compatible with most modern devices (computers, tablets, phones).

Consunet Validator ensures that our HTML apps have not been tampered with. If you use email or other insecure files, Validator will check that your EveryPass or WhisperNote has not been modified in transit. Validator can not read your data because we don’t have your password, it only verifies that our software is intact.

Recruitment: Featured Positions

Senior Software Engineer

As a Consunet Senior Software Engineer you will be supporting a team of professionals by providing senior engineering leadership to the development and delivery of advanced software focused systems. You will deliver an energetic attitude whilst working in a stakeholder landscape to mature, develop and adapt requirements to assist projects in achieving customer satisfaction. Alongside contributing to the continuous improvement of organisational methods, processes, procedures and standards you will ongoingly build customer relationships in addition to high performing teams.

How to Apply

Software Engineer

Seeking multiple Software Engineers who enjoy problem solving and working with cloud native technologies – some of the fastest growing open-source projects to deliver innovative Defence focused software products. Several roles are available, requiring a range of skills with varying levels of experience from Graduates through to experienced Senior Software Engineers.

How to Apply

Software Engineer (Entry)

Consunet is looking for multiple Software Engineers who enjoy problem solving and working with cloud native technologies – some of the fastest growing open-source projects to deliver innovative Defence focused software products. Several roles are available, requiring a range of skills with varying levels of experience from Graduates through to experienced Software Engineers.

Successful candidates will be part of a variety of project teams delivering and changing the way software capability is delivered to the Australian Defence Force. As a valued team member, you will be designing and developing full stack software applications using modern cloud native web technologies and frameworks.

How to Apply

Applied Scientist (Intelligent Agent-Based Modeller)

As a Applied Scientist you will perform a vital role with the use of your intelligent agent-based modelling knowledge to support our research and development into information warfare command and control applications. The role will consist of researching innovative ideas and algorithms, supporting the development, and demonstration of tools and applications to support command and control in the information warfare domain. You will be working within an agile environment with a team of professionals including scientists, mathematicians and software developers to achieve the organisations research goals. The applied research of the project you will be undertaking is in the application of advanced computational methods (Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Agent-Based Modelling) to a problem domain requiring decision and planning support.

How to Apply

Applied Scientist (Planning and Scheduling)

Do you have a degree in Computer Science/EEE or a realated field and want to work in the Defence Industry?
Applied Scientist, you will have a post-grad degree within Computer Science/EEE or a related field and have an interest in problem solving. You are expected to have experience in algorithm development and modelling using Python or Java or similar languages with good exposure to principles of object-oriented programming. Essentially you will have knowledge of wireless systems design and optimisation for diverse applications. You will have experience in Artificial Intelligence – Planning and Scheduling techniques.

How to Apply

Systems Engineer

Systems Engineers who will be working on the development and maintenance of engineering artefacts through the full engineering life-cycle from requirements definition, through to the design, integration, verification, validation, and support system components. You will be working within a stakeholder landscape to mature, develop and adapt requirements to assist projects in achieving customer satisfaction. Several roles are available, requiring a range of skills with varying levels of experience.

How to Apply

History

2001

consunet.com.au

Consunet web development business purchased, first Defence contract

2001

2002

Humble beginnings

Company constituted, Kuba Kabacinski appointed as Managing Director

2002

2002-2016

Research and Development

Consultancy with an R&D focus

2002-2016

2010

Support

Support to production software system delivery

2010

2015

Expansion Phase

Moved to offices in Thebarton 2015: Consunet-led production software system delivery commencement
2015

2016

Aligned for Growth

Embarked on Growth Strategy aligned to Defence EW Capability

2016

2018

Board of Directors

Board of Directors appointed, vision to be Australia’s leading medium sized, sovereign Cyber and EW technology company.

2018

2019

Research and Development Growth

Consunet registered as a Research Service Provider and embarked on spectrum management research and development activities.

2019

2019

Trusted Secure Systems Delivery

High-assurance software and hardware production system delivery commencement

2019

2020

New Offices

Moved to offices in Adelaide CBD, vision to build the Australian cyber and spectrum security future.

2020

2021

Management Appointments

Michael Haddy appointed as Managing Director, Kuba Kabacinski appointed as Executive Chairman

2021

2021

Office Expansion

Doubled facility footprint to support 120+ staff 

2021