Employment Opportunities

KWESST continuously seeks top talent as its business grows.  We offer competitive compensation, benefits and stock options, and the opportunity to work on interesting projects that make a difference.

Please submit resumes to employment@kwesst.com

Contract & Partnering Opportunities

KWESST continuously seeks vendors for outsourced assembly and supply of composite and electronic components sourced from North America. Submit expression of interest

KWESST also partners with OEMS and third-party technology companies for value-add to end-users.
Submit expression of interest

Current open positions

Software Engineer 
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• Essential qualifications
• Degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or Similar
• Experience in designing and developing in Java
• Experience in designing and developing in C, C++
• Familiar with AGILE development processes
• Good understanding of physics and math for applying to software development.
• Experience with Android app development .
• Experience with JNI development.
• System/System Integration testing experience.
• Software quality control experience.
• Documentation, presentation skills.
• Ability to work in outdoor field situations.
• To have or the ability to obtain a Canadian Security Clearance
• Hold Canadian Citizenship
• Desirable qualifications
• Development of Automatic Software System Testing
• Experience developing Android apps that interface to USB devices.
• Experience developing Android apps with cameras and video streaming.
• Experience developing military systems or apps.
• Experience developing with Computer Vision.
• Experience developing UAV/Drone control systems.
• Experience developing Command and Control applications/systems.
Electrical Engineer
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• Essential qualifications
• Degree in Electrical Engineering or Similar
• Analog Design, (Power Supplies, RF, Amplifiers, etc.).
• Digital Design, (FPGA, microprocessors, high speed analysis, etc.).
• PCB Design.
• Understanding of Sensors (Inertial, Navigation, Shock, Optical, etc)
• Understanding of Antenna Placement
• Interfaces, (USB, Blue Tooth, Wifi, etc.).
• Use of Electronic Design tools, (such as Mentor, Cadence).
• Design for Production (Transition Prototype Systems to Production)
• Understanding of Product Life Cycle Management, (PLM).
• Familiar with and using the following lab equipment:
• Soldiering, Oscilloscope, Signal Analysers, Multimeters, etc
• Assembly and Testing of Prototype Systems
• Documentation, presentation skills.
• Ability to work in outdoor field situations.
• To have or the ability to obtain a Canadian Security Clearance
• Hold Canadian Citizenship
• Desirable qualifications
• 3D Printer usage in Prototype Development.
• Assembly/Component Design.
• Soldering Skills (Soldiering and De-Soldering)
• Component transition to production molds, (i.e. draft angles, shrinkage, etc.).
• Use of Mechanical Design tools, (such as Inventor).


General Accountant
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We are seeking a General Accountant to become an integral part of our growing and dynamic Finance team! This is an exciting opportunity for you to take on day-to-day accounting responsibilities and core financial processes while learning from experienced team members. You will be reporting directly to the Controller and have lots of opportunity for career growth.

Key Responsibilities:
• Prepare month-end close activities including account reconciliations and journal entries
• Prepare payment files and maintain bank reconciliations
• Process vendor invoices in a timely manner
• Assist the Controller with the annual external audit and quarterly reviews
• Other ad hoc projects
• Minimum 2-3 years of working experience in accounting
• Must have at least an Accounting Diploma (Bachelor of Commerce with Accounting major is preferred)
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and adapt to changing priorities
• Willingness to learn and work in a team environment
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Deadline and detail-oriented

We offer competitive compensation package including major health benefits. Please send your resume or
questions to liang@kwesst.com. We look forward to hearing from you!