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Engineering-Sys Eng Sr

Date: Dec 28, 2021

Location: Waltham, Massachusetts, US

Company: QinetiQ

Who Are We?

We are a world-class team of professionals who deliver next generation technology and products in robotic and autonomous platforms, ground, soldier, and maritime systems in 50+ locations world-wide. Much of our work contributes to innovative research in the fields of sensor science, signal processing, data fusion, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and augmented reality (AR).

QinetiQ Inc.’s dedicated experts in defense, aerospace, security, and related fields all work together to explore new ways of protecting the American Warfighter, Security Forces, and Allies. Being a part of QinetiQ Inc. means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. 

Why Join QinetiQ Inc.?

If you have the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges, then you will experience a unique working environment where innovative teams blend different perspectives, disciplines, and technologies to discover new ways of solving complex problems.  In our diverse and inclusive environment, you can be authentic, feel valued, be respected, and realize your full potential. QinetiQ Inc. will support you with workplace flexibility, a commitment to the health and well-being of you and your family and provide opportunities to work with a purpose. We are committed to supporting your success in both your professional and personal lives.

Required Skills:


  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering , Electrical-Mechanical Engineering, Electrical/Computer Engineering, or Software Engineering; MS preferred.
  • At least 5-10 years of relevant industry experience
  • Experience with fielded DOD systems and/or prior work in the field of robotics
  • Solid engineering background
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment
  • Ability to work independently and manage priorities and tasks over multiple projects
  • Experience requirements management and traceability
  • Experience with validation of complex systems
  • Experience modeling in frameworks (UAF, DoDAF, MODAF) and languages (SYSML, UML, MOF)
  • Strong knowledge of electrical hardware, mechanical, and/or software design and development
  • Working knowledge of Military Standards, such as MIL-STD-882, MIL-STD-461, MIL-STD-464
  • Familiar with test equipment, such as oscilloscopes, signal sources, spectrum analyzers, etc.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Desired Qualifications:


  • Experience with Windchill and Windchill Quality Solutions
  • Experience with DOORS or an equivalent Requirement Management tool
  • Experience generating an FMEA and supporting data, along with proposing improvements based on FMEA output
  • Experience in system reliability analysis using both calculated and measured data
  • Knowledge and experience with DOD, SAE, IEEE, and/or IPC standards
  • Working knowledge with LINUX and WINDOWS Operation Systems
  • Experience with of embedded device such as Microcontrollers, DSPs, or FPGAs with VHDL or Verilog
  • Experience with software programming (C, C++ and/or C#)
  • Experience with sensor integration and signal conditioning
  • Experience with machine automation and/or integration with automotive or military vehicles
  • Experience with integration of radio communications and/or knowledge of RF / wireless principals
  • Familiarity with CMMI Level 3 Processes
  • Experience design test fixtures
  • Familiar with Data Collection and Analysis tools – MATLAB, LabView
  • Working knowledge of Electrical Engineering Computer Aided Design (ECAD) tools – ORCAD, Altium, PADS, etc.
  • Working knowledge of Mechanical Engineering Computer Aided Design (MCAD) tool – PTC Creo, Solidworks, etc.


COVID-19 Vaccination Policy:

In accordance with the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, all QinetiQ Inc. employees, including employees working from home/remotely, are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless an exemption is approved by QinetiQ Inc.

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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 contact information.

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