These are some of the most common questions related to working at Key Tech, applying for a job at Key Tech, or about the company in general.

What is a typical day like at Key Tech?

The day of a Key Techer can vary quite a bit, but this page should help give you some idea.

What kind of projects do you work on?

Key Tech designs high tech, electromechanical products. Many of these are medical in nature, but we’ve worked on all types of products. Take a look at our portfolio for a sample of past projects.

How many projects does Key Tech work on at once?

At any given time, Key Tech typically is working on approximately 6 to 12 projects. Most engineers are only involved in 1 or 2 of these at once.

How big is Key Tech?

Key Tech has about 40 employees. Check out our staff page to learn more about us.

Are you hiring?

Key Tech is always looking for talented mechanical, electrical, and computer engineers, as well as industrial designers. If you’re interested, you can apply here.

Do you hire interns or co-ops?

Absolutely. We hire for both summer internship and co-op positions in the fall or spring. However, due to the technical nature of these positions, the completion of junior-year coursework is a prerequisite.

Where are you located?

Key Tech is in the heart of the Federal Hill neighborhood of Baltimore. Our office is a restored vaudeville theater. Take a look at our video for a quadcopter fly-through.

Do you guys make keys?


I applied online. Now what?

Once you’ve applied online, you don’t need to do anything else. You should receive a confirmation via email. We will review your application and contact candidates directly to set up interviews. Unfortunately, due to the number of applications we receive, Key Tech cannot respond to everyone who applies.

I handed a paper copy of my resume to some guy wearing a Key Tech shirt. I’m all set, right?

No. We handle all of our application review through the website. Even if you gave somebody a hard copy of your resume, you must apply online to be considered for a position at Key Tech.

Do you hire engineers other than mechanical, electrical and computer?

Engineering at Key Tech is structured around these three disciplines, and we hire specifically for these roles. If you have a different background but feel that you possess the skills for one of these positions, you should feel free to apply. Just be sure that you detail your relevant experience in a cover letter.

How do I stand out?

We’re looking for smart, motivated, and curious people with a passion for creative designing. If you have experience or interests that you want us to know about, make sure you include that in your cover letter.

I would be interested in going to grad school part time while working. Does Key Tech help with that?

Key Tech does have an educational reimbursement program, and there are many local programs that offer continuing education to working professionals.

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