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MTEQ Electrical Engineer in Waltham, Massachusetts

Electrical Engineer

Location: Waltham, Massachusetts

Job Code: 1903

# of Openings: 1


Who Are We?

QinetiQ Inc. is a leading innovator with over 25 years of experience rapidly developing advanced C5ISR sensor solutions and is a renowned world leader in robotics and autonomy.

The combined QinetiQ U.S. business unit brings capabilities across the full lifecycle of technology development from applied research and development to rapid prototyping, testing, fielding, and sustainment. Our expertise with unmanned platforms, broad sensing modalities, and cross-domain interoperability ensures that we deliver integrated solutions for Warfighter dominance in all phases of combat.

We are a world-class team of professionals who deliver next generation technology and products in robotic and autonomous platforms and systems, ground systems, soldier systems, maritime systems, airborne sensors and payloads, processing and exploitation capabilities, and integrated C2 solutions. Much of our work contributes to innovative research in fields such as sensor science, signal processing, data fusion, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and augmented reality (AR).

Our customers are always our number one priority and we consistently deliver Mission-Led Innovation to empower and protect our Defense and Security forces in the U.S. and abroad.

Your Contribution to Our Mission:

The Electrical Engineer will be participate in electrical and electronics design tasks ( under the direction of senior and principal electrical engineers) for commercial and military robotic systems ranging from 10 pounds to 100,000 pounds.

Tasks may include support of existing systems, PCB design, cable design and prototype construction, and associated documentation tasks. Activities may range from development work on new systems to integration of new or existing payloads on an existing product lines.

Electrical Engineers frequently detail schematic designs under the direction of senior engineers, coordinate PCB builds, and support system bring-up and testing tasks. Other tasks such as participation in field testing, data collection and reporting are common. As robotics is a multidisciplinary field, the successful candidate will be required to work closely with engineers in other disciplines. Some (< 10%) travel may be required to support integration, testing, and repair activities.

To Land This Job, You Need:

Required Qualifications

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering plus 0-4 years’ experience

  • Analog, digital, and mixed signal circuit design

  • PCB design experience (PADS or Altium Designer)

  • Competence with basic lab instruments such as DMMs, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers.

  • Demonstrable hands-on experience with bench-top prototyping and troubleshooting.

  • Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.

  • Flexible, self-starter, innovative thinker, and desire to solve any problem

  • Candidates will be subject to a Background Investigation. US citizenship is required.

    Desired Qualifications

  • Prior work in the field of robotics especially with field testing robotic systems

  • Experience with bus protocols such as PCIe, CAN, SPI, RS232, and I2C

  • Power electronics design experience

  • RF design experience

  • High speed digital design experience

  • HDL development

  • Working knowledge of any one of Visual C#, C / C+

    • Working knowledge of PLM and configuration management tools

    Job Type: Full Time

    Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

    DOD Secret

    Why QinetiQ Inc.?

  • Your work will contribute to the protection of American Warfighters and Security Forces.

  • Opportunity to work with cutting edge technology.

  • Extensive opportunities for continuous learning, professional growth and advancement.

  • We only hire the best! No matter if you are entry or senior level, you will have the opportunity learn from some of the best in the industry.

  • We have fun! We regularly have company events, from luncheons and costume contests to golf tournaments.

  • We care about YOU and YOUR FAMILY. We offer competitive benefits and health insurance options.

    No One Has Time for Long Job Applications!

    We completely understand. That is why we have made the application process easy. We promise. This will be simple.


    If because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to or call (540) 658-2720 Opt 4 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

    QinetiQ Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.