Electrical Engineer III (Product Development)

Bozeman, MT

About Montana Instruments:

Montana Instruments is the premier cryogenics company accelerating quantum discovery. We build market-leading systems for our partners in the quantum journey and have enjoyed 10+ years of validated success.  

We Are Looking For:

Montana Instruments, a growing high-tech company in Bozeman, Montana, is seeking a talented Electrical Engineer to join our Product Development (PD) team.  In this role, you’ll join a high-performing, cross-functional team where you’ll contribute to the design, development, integration, testing, and support of new cryogenic products.


·Work closely with the engineering team to understand technical requirements and develop solutions

·Work across company departments to communicate needs, clear project roadblocks, accomplish tasks, and align work with company priorities

·Develop and maintain documentation for core engineering process and procedures

·Participate in technical design reviews

·Perform hands-on work in a laboratory environment for board bring-up and troubleshooting

Minimum Qualifications:

·Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering

·5+ years relevant work experience

·Strong EE fundamentals

·Familiar with computer system architecture, analog design, and digital design

·Experience using typical laboratory equipment to troubleshoot electrical issues including oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, digital multimeters, function generators, or network analyzers

Desired Skills:

·Proven ability to rapidly prototype designs and test concepts

·Experience with mobile/embedded systems, control systems, or industrial automation

·Experience effectively managing both long-term and short-term project schedules to meet deadlines in a fast paced, dynamic environment

·History of applying industry best practices and modern design principles

·Experience managing electrical projects from initial development through manufacturing and scale-up

·Experience working with contract manufacturers and part suppliers

What We Offer You:

·Competitive salaries, annual bonuses, and opportunities for growth

·Comprehensive health & insurance benefits(medical, dental, vision)

·HSA 1:1 match

·Company paid life insurance and long-term disability

·401k matching up to 3%

·PTO, personal days, and company paid holidays

·Company sponsored team events

Montana Instruments Values:

In all that Montana Instruments accomplishes, we stay true to our values:




We want to create an environment where champions are enabled in every area of the company. We want to hire people who have the desire and potential to do great things. We want to give people the freedom and responsibility to become champions as part of a professional team.

About Bozeman:

Montana Instruments is located in Bozeman, Montana, a vibrant town at the foot of the Bridger Mountains within an hour of three great ski hills, several world-class fly-fishing rivers, and plenty of adventure (Yellowstone National Park is just 90 minutes south).

Bozeman is Montana’s biggest tech hub and home to quantum companies like Teledyne, Flir, and ADVR Incorporated, as well as Spectrum Lab and the Borys Lab at Montana State University. It is one of the fastest-growing cities of its size in the nation and regularly recognized as one of America's "coolest" cities.

To Apply:

Please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@montanainstruments.com.