Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us; because everything we do is about protecting what matters most.

Our purpose, values and behaviours define what we stand for and why we exist. They bind us together as we deliver for our customer and expand globally. As a growing company our colleagues contribute to creating a truly integrated global defence and security business. Our strategy is designed to deliver significant long-term growth and stability, so you can be confident you are working for a company with strong ambition, focus, and direction.

Our purpose

Protecting lives and securing the vital interests of our customers. Everything we do is about delivering on our purpose. It connects everyone who works for QinetiQ around the world together, giving us all focus, direction and a unique sense of pride.

Our values

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We are trusted to do the right thing at all times, taking pride in our decisions, and working to create a sustainable and responsible business.

Some of QinetiQ's graduates sitting around a meeting table


We are part of a diverse and inclusive community, actively collaborating with colleagues, customers and industry partners to bring together the best thinking and the smartest talent.

Two QinetiQ Australia employees smiling inside and aircraft


We are providing operational excellence and assuring safe and secure delivery, meeting our customers' needs through flawless execution of the mission-critical solutions on which they depend.

Living our values

Watch how our company value, collaboration, comes to life in the film below:

Our behaviours

Listen: We listen to what our customers and colleagues say, ask questions to help us understand, and challenge and offer ideas and solutions. 

Focus: We know what our customers and colleagues want, are clear about our priorities and know what needs to be delivered and why.

Keep My Promises: We do what we say we will, are trusted to do the right thing, and are responsible and accountable for our own actions.

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