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Why DEI Engineering

DEI provides a creative, dynamic and stimulating work environment and is committed to assisting employees’ professional and personal development.

From world first solutions to high volume consumer products used by millions of people every day, you’ll thrive on the variety and challenges at DEI.

We work in small, multidisciplinary teams using the latest tools. You will be close to the client, from the kick-off meeting to product launch.

Work/Life Balance—Work that stays at work, flexible hours, office or remote, three weeks holidays to start, your birthday day off, paid sick days.

Employment Opportunities:

Position: Design Engineer (DE2404)


Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Job Summary:

You will work independently and as part of multi-disciplinary engineering and product design teams. Your primary role will be to assist in the design and programming of control systems, system integration, instrumentation, troubleshooting, testing, and commissioning. Based in our Ottawa office, some travel may be required.


  • System Integration.
  • Design of electrical schematics, control panels, cabling, etc.
  • Design and troubleshooting instrumentation and control systems.
  • Programming PLCs and HMIs.
  • Preparation of design specifications.
  • Commissioning, testing, troubleshooting instrumentation and control systems.
  • Work in a team with close contact to clients.


  • 5+ years’ experience of with the system integration, instrumentation and control systems.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent, in electrical, electronics engineering, robots, etc.
  • Demonstrated skills and knowledge of industrial transducers, signal conditioning, cabling and data acquisition,
  • Hands on experience with PLCs and HMIs.
  • Experience with Linux based Single Board Computers (SBC) / embedded systems is an asset.
  • Knowledge of industrial communications protocols
  • Programming Language experience (C, C++, Rust, or Python) is desirable.
  • Experience with AutoCAD to produce detailed drawings for assembly and wiring control panels and instrumentation.
  • Prepared to travel.

Personal Characteristics:

  • Positive, open minded, problem solving attitude.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-directed, proactive approach to tasks and time management.

If you are interested in the above opportunity, please e-mail your resume to and in the subject line please give the position that you are applying for. Only selected candidates will be contacted. As we cannot respond to every enquiry, thank you in advance for your interest in DEI Engineering.

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As we cannot respond to every enquiry, thank you in advance for your interest in working at DEI.