Careers at OptaSense

OptaSense, a wholly owned subsidiary of the FTSE listed QinetiQ, is building the Earth’s Nervous System™ through deployment of our highly acclaimed Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS) technology.

Built on decades of laser and sonar expertise our solutions are now protecting some of the world’s most valuable assets whilst reducing cost and increasing efficiency and productivity in the security, oil and gas and transport sectors, with further application for the military.

OptaSense is an exciting, award winning business which has grown rapidly, expanding to over 140 employees in the first 4 years and now has operations in more than 40 countries worldwide.

oilfield-5As a result we are always looking to develop and add to our pool of skill and talent – by employing individuals who have the capability to drive the business forward – at every level, from professionals with longstanding expertise in relevant sectors and disciplines, through to graduates keen to bring their expertise and knowledge.

Current Opportunities

To discover the current opportunities available in OptaSense, please click this link.



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