Wayne Biden


Wayne Biden is the Underwater Systems (UWS) Engineering Manager for Thales Australia who oversees delivery of engineering solutions and services for major defence projects, manages resource recruitment, skills and development needs, and implements strategic business improvement initiatives.
Before moving into engineering management, Wayne spent more than 15 years working on the FFG Upgrade project, performing many and varied systems engineering roles. After overseeing the development of the third stage of development, Wayne was assigned the Combat System design authority role responsible for achieving initial operational acceptance and transition into support. During the support contract Wayne was also Systems Engineering Manager responsible for managing engineering change development, acceptance and deployment.
In his spare time Wayne supports SESA as the CASE manager providing a local certification assessment capability for SESA/EA members as well as enabling CPEng accreditation in the systems engineering area of practice.
You can reach Wayne at [email protected] or [email protected]