Our engineering team, as part of Nelson, provides technical talent at all levels of engineering. We provide comprehensive engineering staffing services, including temporary, regular full-time, project-based, and temp-to-hire placement, or retained search.

All our professional engineering recruiters have hands-on industry-specific technical backgrounds that allow them to quickly understand your needs. We provide immediate access to experienced engineers that help you reduce the time spent to build your engineering team. We partner with you to deeply understand your engineering staffing needs and identify professionals who are highly qualified in their fields and match your company culture. With a network exceeding that of many engineering staffing companies, we can be your first and only resource when you need top-tier engineering talent.

Industries We Serve

  • Aerospace & Aviation

  • Alternative Energy & Power

  • Automotive, Electronic & Autonomous

  • Capital Equipment

  • Consumer Products

  • Contract Manufacturing

  • Composites/Plastics/Polymers (including PIM & MIM)

  • Defense & Security

  • Electronics, Analog & Digital Construction

  • Emergent Technologies

  • Facilities & Industrial

  • Machine & Computer

  • Machine Shop & Fabrication

  • MagneticsMaritime/Naval

  • Medical Device & Equipment

  • Photonics (Laser & Optical)

  • RF & Wireless

  • Semiconductor

  • Structural, Architecture, Civil & Construction

  • Telecommunication

  • Test & Measurement

  • Vision

Civil Engineering

Whether designing, constructing, or maintaining physical or natural environments, Nelson Technology understands how civil engineers shape the world we live in.

We serve civil engineering recruitment and staffing needs in construction, environmental, geotechnical, structural, transport, and water resource engineering, and more.

Civil engineering positions we place:

  • Civil Engineer

  • Design Engineer

  • Design AutoCAD Professional

  • Project Manager

  • Structural Engineer

  • And Many More

Electrical Engineering

Nelson also has a strong background in placing electrical engineers, professionals who are crucial to the development and operations of all electronics.

We place electrical engineers in computer, electronic, optical, and power engineering, and more.

Electrical engineering positions we place:

  • Avionics Engineer

  • Audio Engineer

  • Circuit Design Engineer (ASIC / IC / FPGA)

  • Electrical Systems Engineer

  • Instrumentation Engineer

  • Process Control Engineer

  • Signal Engineer

  • And Many More

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers design, analyze and maintain the usage of heat and mechanical power for the operation of machines and mechanical systems. Nelson has a wide network of mechanical engineers with detailed skill sets ready to contribute to your team.

We serve mechanical engineering recruitment needs in aerospace, mechatronics, opto-mechanical, robotics, vehicle engineering, RF/microwave engineering, and many others.

Mechanical engineering positions we place:

  • Automotive Engineer

  • Automation Engineer

  • Building Systems Engineer

  • Engineer, Mechanical Design

  • Magnetics Engineer

  • Mechanical Engineer

  • MEP

  • Molding Process Engineer

  • Packaging Engineer

  • Production Engineer

  • RF Engineer

  • Robotics Engineer

  • And Many More

Software & Systems Engineering

Crucial to the development and maintenance of all types of software and systems, software engineers are a key part of many teams.

Nelson provides software engineering staffing in computer-aided, cryptographic, systems, and teletraffic engineering, among others.

Software & systems engineering positions we place:

  • Applications Engineer

  • Control Systems Engineer

  • Database Engineer

  • Digital Design Engineer

  • Embedded Engineer

  • Project Engineer

  • Project Manager/Lead

  • Systems Engineer

  • Technical Lead

  • Technical Support Engineer

  • And Many More


With an extremely diverse talent network, Nelson can help with all your engineering recruitment needs in any type of engineering. We also place engineers in aerospace, agricultural, biomedical, building services, energy, railway, industrial, mechatronics, management, military, nano, nuclear, and textile engineering, and many other areas.

Interdisciplinary positions we place:

  • Aeronautical Engineer

  • Aerospace Engineer

  • Agricultural Engineer

  • Aircraft Design Engineer

  • Building Services Engineer

  • Chemical Engineer

  • Energy Efficiency Engineer

  • Hardware Engineer

  • Mechatronics Engineer

  • Nanotechnology Engineer (MEMS)

  • Nuclear Engineer

  • Power Engineer

  • Supplier Quality Engineer

  • Textile Engineer

  • And More

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