Humatics is seeking a Head of Test Engineering to lead test engineering for Humatics Milo Microlocation System. You will be responsible for the testing of hardware, software and mechanical components, as well as complete systems, including RF performance for mmW products. You will be a key member of a cross functional team, requiring strong relationships and coordination with the hardware, software and production leads. Successful candidates will be passionate about testing as a craft and will have experience leading testing efforts and teams. This role will require being part practitioner and will evolve over time to a pure leadership role.


  • Overall responsibility for test design, execution and automation
  • Track, manage and report on defects, product issues, overall quality and readiness
  • Plan and prioritize test work to meet project needs, ownership of the test schedule
  • Staff test engineering team to budgeted levels and manage personnel
  • Ensure timelines and deliverables are visible, and met
  • Understand how customers will use our products and design tests around

Required Qualifications

  • Demonstrable history of successful leadership
  • Get things done attitude
  • Strong background in test methodologies and test mindset
  • Experience in test automation
  • Experience in start-up environments

Desired Qualifications

  • 10+ years of experience in product test/quality assurance
  • Significant experience in team lead or management roles
  • A blend of software and hardware test experience is ideal
  • A history of responsibility for of automated test solutions, both software and hardware
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, a related field, or equivalent experience
  • Basic knowledge of Python scripting
  • Skilled in the use and implementation of standard CI software systems
  • Radio Frequency experience is a plus
  • Experience with safety certification process a plus


  • Competitive salary
  • Meaningful equity ownership in a well-funded startup
  • Generous Medical, dental and vision benefits
  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid Holidays, Paid Parental Leave and Unlimited Vacation

This position is based at Humatics headquarters in Waltham, MA

If you do not meet all of these qualifications, but are excited about the opportunity, please apply!

Humatics is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.