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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  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.

Key Accounts Manager - Technical Sales

Established since 1996, Xiris Automation Inc. is a mid-sized privately held Machine Vision Technology Company that offers proprietary inspection products and solutions for the welded metal tube industry and camera solutions for the welding industry, on a global basis.


We are well positioned for significant global growth, thus our search for a senior Account Manager who will build, lead and manage all sales activities for Xiris worldwide.  In this position, you will manage a small team of sales professionals located at head office in Burlington, Ontario, the US and Europe.


You may prefer to work from your home office but will be required to attend HO meetings and discussions on a regular prescheduled basis.

We welcome applicants who are interested in a non-management intermediate to senior sales role but offer similar related sales experience. 

As our Ideal Candidate you offer:

  • A degree/diploma in Electrical or Mechanical engineering or other technical related discipline.
  • A proven track record in selling to multiple levels in a manufacturing organization – operator, technician, engineer, production manager, senior management, owner.
  • Experience working with distributors, manufacturer’s agents, systems integrators and OEMs.
  • Leadership experience with a multi-location sales team in a technology -oriented product and market
  • Professional presentation and excellent English communication skills are a must

We are located in Burlington, Ontario.


Flexibility to assume global travel up to 50% of the year

Attractive six-figure remuneration package (base + commission)

We look forward to hearing from highly qualified individuals as per our key selection criteria above. We will only be contacting those applicants who appear to be a potential best fit. We thank all other applicants for their interest in our opportunity.

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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.


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