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At Xiris we are always looking for talented, educated, experienced, and passionate people to join our team.

Electronics Engineer

Xiris manufactures “machines that can see” quality defects in manufactured goods and continuous processes for the metal fabrication industry.  We develop proprietary hardware and software for a global client base in several niche business segments.  We have developed new camera technology for some new markets and are excited about our global business opportunities.  As a result, we are searching for a graduating Electronics Engineer to work with our existing team.

You love electronics, as a hobby as well as a chosen career path. You are excited about developing some new technologies for new markets. Is that you?

As a member of Xiris’ Engineering team you will work closely with the Senior Electronics Engineer, as you grow your skills and knowledge in a progressive manner.  Initially you will:

  • Learn how to design, test, prototype and implement digital and analog electronic circuits, PCB’s and cables;
  • Perform schematic capture, component specification, board layout, firmware development, etc.
  • Assist in specifying, implementing, and integrating custom electronics into our products.
  • Assist in the functional and performance testing, and integration of our hardware and software.

As you continue to build your talents you will:

  • Interface with customers and vendors, as well as the company sales and product management team.
  • Evaluate technologies in the marketplace for their potential application to the company’s business and champions the design, prototyping and implementation efforts for the chosen technologies.
  • Contribute to establishing base hardware platforms for all new products and conducts feasibility assessment of these platforms.
  • Prepare and review technical documents including design specification requirements, manufacturing and assembly procedures, test protocols and verification plans, operator, maintenance and installation manuals.

As the ideal candidate you possess the following experience and talents:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, or Systems Engineering, or Physics with related work experience.
  • Self motivated with a clear interest and excitement of all things electronics, likely with a portfolio of personal projects
  • Basic experience in schematic capture, board layout and firmware development (with some exposure to FPGA programming), preferably
  • Excellent analytical and design skills.
  • Excellent English oral and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to occasionally travel to customers’ sites worldwide.

We are located in Burlington, Ontario.

 

This is an opportunity to contribute to the continued success of a GREAT Canadian company that has a world wide reach.  We need someone who can help us meet some interesting challenges.  Is that YOU?  If so, we invite you to submit your resume by e-mail to people.fx@gmail.com.  Applicants contacting Xiris directly will not be considered.

 

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this opportunity.  Only those applicants considered a potential best fit for this position will be contacted.

ERP Implementation Guru

Xiris manufactures “machines that can see” quality defects in manufactured goods and continuous processes for the metal fabrication industry.  We develop proprietary hardware and software for a global client base in several niche business segments.

 

As part of our continued efforts to optimize efficiencies in all areas of our company, we are seeking an individual who will manage all aspects of our new ERP system implementation including the technical requirements, system configuration, user requirements, training and all related policies and procedures.

 

If you are an accomplished ERP implementer and administrator and wish to make your mark in this new role, then read on. 

Your challenge will be to ensure that our ERP software runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible and to develop and oversee solutions for any shortcomings in the most time and cost effective manner. Specifically you will:

  • Lead departmental meetings to collect exisitng processes and systems information and then unite these disparate visions into a cohesive whole for the company,
  • Help design and implement new business workflows suitable for the ERP implementation
  • Presents a full implementation plan to management, including the challenges and benefits of the upgraded system to employee
  • Communicate regularly with ERP users to support them in their role and provide information and training on new features and functionality. )
  • Serve as a key liaison with our IT technical resource in areas related to system support
  • Regularly audit data to uncover data integrity issues and/or opportunities for process improvement
  • Work with various business units to identify, document and communicate standard ERP business practices
  • Manage and implement customization requests by key departments including creating workflow triggers, workflow alerts, automated email responses, etc.
  • Maintain security such as user accounts, mobile user accounts, sharing rules, user roles, user profiles, field level security, content folder rights, groups, and conduct regular security/configuration audits

As our Ideal Canadidate here’s what you offer:

  • A university graduate in a technically oriented discipline such as Computer Science, Engineering etc.
  • A solid business systems background
  • Extensive experience in ERP implementations in a solo capacity, ideally in a manufacturing space
  • High proficiency in data manipulation (Excel, Demand Tools)
  • Ability to think creatively and resolve problems to ensure the smoothest possible experience for users of the ERP software.
  • High-level familiarity with other IT system /business application capabilities and scope definition in order to make recommendations about potential upstream/downstream integration or functionality intersection points.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to convey complex ideas in an easy-to-understand fashion.

We are located in Burlington, Ontario.

 

This is an opportunity to contribute to the continued success of a GREAT Canadian company that has a world wide reach.  If of interest, we invite you to submit your resume by e-mail to people.fx@gmail.comApplicants contacting Xiris directly will not be considered.

 

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this opportunity.  Only those applicants considered a potential best fit for this position will be contacted.

At Xiris we are always looking for talented, educated, experienced, and passionate people to join our team.

 

If you have a desire to be involved in a growing engineering company that focuses its efforts on creating the most innovative and advanced optical metrology equipment, then Xiris is a perfect work environment for you.

We invite you to contact us, tell us a little about yourself, your experiences, education, and directional drive. Come and share with us your knowledge, while learning from some of the most talented professionals this industry has to offer. We look forward to welcoming you and expanding our Xiris team with new diverse talent.

 

Send Us Your Information and Resume: hr@xiris.com