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Join the AARNet team

What we do

We operate a cutting-edge Australia-wide network with global reach. We develop new capabilities and evolve and evaluate emerging technologies in collaboration with partners and industry in support of some of the most demanding network-based applications.

Thanks to AARNet’s high-performing network, more than two million researchers, scientists, academics and students can now access an ever-expanding range of online powerful tools and resources, and share record volumes of data unconstrained by geographical location. The collaborations Australia’s researchers are involved in are helping to solve some of the world's biggest challenges.

Why work with AARNet?

Work with AARNet and you’ll be supporting global education and critical research in astronomy, high-energy physics, earth observation, environmental disasters, health, medicine and more.

Along with our important mission we are an employer that is committed to diversity and providing equal opportunity to all.

We provide competitive remuneration and a host of other benefits including:

  • 17% superannuation;
  • Flexible work options;
  • 24 weeks paid - Parental Leave for primary caregiver;
  • 24 weeks paid - Adoption Leave;
  • 6 weeks paid – Parental Leave for secondary caregiver;
  • 5 days paid - Family & Domestic Violence Leave;
  • 4 weeks paid - Death of a Child Leave;
  • 4 weeks paid - Death of a Close Family Member Leave;
  • 5 days paid – Natural Disaster Leave;
  • Strong Equal Opportunity focus;
  • Sector leader in Social Responsibility and Ethics; and
  • A culture and company structure that allows your career to grow with access to leading edge technologies

We are committed to continuously improving how we support our employees.

In particular, to see how we are supporting female employees in the workplace, please visit our Work180 page, or read a story from one of our employees.

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