Expression of Interest - Test & Evaluation Specialists

Date: 12 Apr 2024

Location: AU-multiple (Multiple LI posti, Australia – multiple, AU

Company: QinetiQ

QinetiQ employs more than 8000 people in more than 50 locations around the world, offering our customers premier expertise in advice, services and creative technology-based products.


QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, provides technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. As an innovative science and technology company, we help solve some of our customers' most challenging problems. Our determination to deliver and improve today and anticipate and shape tomorrow, makes QinetiQ a very exciting, rewarding and respected place to work and learn.

QinetiQ is a people first, principles based company, which prides itself on bringing talented individuals together to solve a problem.  We foster innovation, curiosity and support an inspirational journey. We are currently investing heavily in upskilling Australians to support the Defence Strategic Review ambitions for the ADF. As such, we are looking for Test and Evaluation Specialists to deliver trials support services for an upcoming Defence project.


Join us a global leader in Test & Evaluation for Defence and contribute to significant capability uplift and next generation technologies, which will strengthen Australia’s national security. Work on a broad range of interesting defence-based projects with vast career-progression across a global company. These roles will predominantly be based in Canberra but other locations may be considered. 


More information will be provided specific to the roles, but we are keen to hear from applicants with the following skill sets.

  • Skilled Practitioners in areas such as:
  1. Trials Management
  2. Project Management
  3. Engineering Management
  4. Training & Strategic Advice


Due to the nature of this work, a current NV1 security clearance is required. A Defence background is highly regarded, but not mandatory

If selected, there may be an opportunity for knowledge transfer and further skilling in the UK via QinetiQ’s ongoing investment in long-term programs that provide specialist Test and Evaluation to customers.


Whilst applications must be made online, confidential enquiries are welcome and may be directed to Roz Byrne, Talent Acquisition Specialist email;


Looking for an Employer with Benefits?

At QinetiQ, our competitive remuneration and benefits package supports your evolving needs throughout your career.   You’ll share in the company’s success, and be rewarded for your own. We’ll invest in your professional development and provide an inclusive environment for you to succeed.

 Some of our benefits include:

  • Individual Professional development allowance
  • Flexible work
  • Purchased leave program & loyalty leave
  • Up to 18 weeks paid parental leave
  • Annual incentive scheme
  • Complimentary salary continuance insurance
  • Annual volunteering leave with Operation Give Back
  • Relaxed dress code





As the defence industry in Australia grows, it is an exciting time to join QinetiQ. What the company looks like today will be different to that of tomorrow as we navigate an ever changing world. To innovate for our customers' advantage we value the need for diversity of thought in everything we do. We provide a flexible and inclusive environment where our people can bring their whole selves to work, meaningfully contribute and have equal opportunity to succeed. We actively seek applications from people who come from diverse backgrounds and experiences. Aligned with our Diversity and Inclusion Strategy and Reconciliation Action Plan, we also encourage applications from women, veterans and First Nations people. 

QinetiQ conducts pre-employment screening, including but not limited to identity verification and police checks, for all preferred candidates.