51 - 100 employees
Private Equity
Energy & CleanTech

XL Fleet Company Overview

XL Fleet is the leading provider of vehicle electrification solutions for the commercial fleet market. We are the pioneer of hybrid electric (HEV) and plugin hybrid electric (PHEV) powertrains that substantially improve fuel economy and reduce emissions without impacting vehicle performance.

Founded in 2009 by MIT alumni, we have been recognized as one of The World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company, won an S&P Global Platts award for Commercial Technology of the Year, and were named one of Boston Business Journal’s Best Places to Work.  We support top national fleets such as The Coca-Cola Company, FedEx, and PepsiCo, as well as cities and towns of all sizes throughout North America.  

With strong funding partners, proven commercial success and an enormous market opportunity, we’ve doubled in size over the past year and are looking to add new skill sets as we scale our business.

Jobs at XL Fleet

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Position Overview Travel requirement: Up to 10% Reports to: Director of Product Testing & Dev  Roles & Responsibilities Product Development Assist in hands on evaluation of potential products, inverters, motors, batteries, charger and auxiliary components  to introduce into the XL hybrid systems Contribute to drafting the functional requirements documents for assessing products Build, test and deploy required tools, & test fixtures to...
Hardware Engineering
Overview XL is seeking an Applications Engineer (Software/ Electrical) to support engineering and service teams to maximize on road hybrid availability of XL product line. Full time position in the Boston office reporting into the Controls Engineering Team. Excellent career opportunity to understand system level EV/ HEV controls Opportunity to transition into automotive firmware development or systems engineering/integration support over time Responsibilities Manage interfaces between various engineering subgroups (hardware/ software/ mechanical) Lead root cause analysis...
Software Engineering/QA


Our revolutionary technology has been recognized for its simplicity, sustainability, and results.

Some of our Awards include:

Boston Business Journal 2018: Best Places to Work

“Survey results showed 100 percent of our employees were considered either highly engaged (88.46%) or moderately engaged (11.46%).” Read more >

New England Venture Capital Association NEVY Award 2018: Finalist, Clean Tech and Energy Company of the Year

“Attended by over 1000 of the region’s top innovators, investors, and companies, the NEVYs are a singular celebration of the region’s biggest wins and brightest stars.” Read More >

Inc. Magazine 2014 – Best-Designed American-Made Product: Transportation

"XL Hybrids provides a clever and easy-to-install solution for reducing fuel use and carbon-dioxide emissions for commercial fleets." Read More >

CERAWeek 2014 – Energy Innovation Pioneer

"XL Hybrids epitomizes an Energy Innovation Pioneer. Their hybrid powertrain system is economic today, highly scalable and significantly reduces fuel consumption." Read More >

Fast Company 2014 – World’s #3 Most Innovative Company in Energy

"For siphoning gas-guzzlers off the road." Read More >

Boston Business Journal 2012 – Best Green Practices Award Winner

"These businesses that have made great strides in bringing greater sustainability to the workplace, to their customers and to their community." Read More >

Electronic Designs 2011 – Best of New Technologies / Components

"The great new innovations that have been introduced in the last year." Read More >

Global Cleantech 100 Ones to Watch

XL Hybrids is an upcoming company that is catching the eye of leading players in the market. Read More >

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Brighton, MA 02135

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May 4, 2020
The world has changed dramatically in a very short period of time.  If there are any positives to take from the COVID-19 crisis, it is in the demonstrated resilience and courage of those on the front lines of the fight against this pandemic.  That certainly includes our customers in the fleet industry, who provide essential […]...
April 20, 2020
Ever since transportation officially took over as the top contributor to greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S., companies and municipalities of all sizes have taken the lead on solving the problem by setting and committing to aggressive sustainability goals.  While these efforts are commendable and critically needed, they have put added pressure on fleet managers […]...
January 27, 2020
This month’s Profiles in XLence employee spotlight features John Heberlein, Production and Inventory Control Manager in XL Fleet’s Quincy, IL office.   1. How long have you been with XL, and what is your role? I have been with XL since June of 2017, beginning in a part time role and then coming on board full time […]...
November 27, 2019
When the XLP plug-in hybrid electric drive system was named one of TIME magazine’s Best Inventions of 2019 last week, it was an exciting and very public validation of something XL has known for years:  Fleets want to drive greener now, even if the current challenges facing battery electric vehicles make it too difficult to […]...
September 12, 2019
From Automotive Fleet 9/5/19 XL Celebrates 100 Million Electrified Customer Miles XL customers have driven 100 million miles using the company’s hybrid and plug-in hybrid electric drive systems, according to the company, which is also celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. Since 2009, XL has electrified the fleets of some of the largest and most […]...