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Senior Machine Development Engineer



Burnaby, BC, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Location: 8800 Glenlyon Pkwy Burnaby, British Columbia

Career Level: Technical Level 3

Who are we?

Svante is a rapidly growing clean energy technology company making commercial-scale carbon capture and removal a reality and enabling global industries to play offense in the fight against climate change that will accelerate the global transition to a lower-carbon economy.

The growing success of our company is owed to our commitment to our people, our emphasis on our values, and our innovative technology. Passion is put into what we do every day.

Purpose of the Role:

As a Senior Machine Development Engineer, your primary purpose is to perform engineering activities related to the development of Svante’s carbon capture machinery. You will take responsibility for the collection of data and documentation such as CAD master models, requirements, FMEA, and DVP&R. You will also ensure that the delivery of each product requirement, characteristic, and attribute is robust, prototype upgrades are completed on time and test plans are executed thoroughly to meet Svante’s ambitious product delivery schedule and deliver carbon capture technology to our customers. You will set the canvas for smooth liaisons between ideas and people and a successful product launch.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • You have a B.Sc. Engineering degree.
  • You have 5 - 8 years of experience in a machinery development environment.
  • You have proven experience at documenting complex large-scale industrial machinery.
  • You have excellent grasp on first principles of engineering.
  • You are proficient in computer-aided design (CAD) and production of detailed drawings.
  • You have excellent problem-solving skills and are knowledgeable about problem solving techniques (e.g. 8D, Fishbone diagram, etc.).

    What Success looks like in this role:

    • You will create and maintain the master CAD model and general arrangement drawings.
    • You will ensure product design information (e.g. drawings, calculations, analyses, BOM, etc.) is released and archived following the documentation management process.
    • You will prepare and transmit documentation packages to be used by vendors and clients.
    • You will coordinate activities related to product launch and customer installations as well as issues that may arise during this time.
    • You will ensure prototype upgrades are executed thoroughly and on time.
    • You will assist the Machine Engineering Lead during the preparation of key product documents (e.g. FMEA, DVP&R, etc.).

      Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

      Svante is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This Equal Employment Opportunity policy applies to all practices relating to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, discipline, transfer, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment. All Svante employees share in the responsibility for assuring that, by our personal actions, the policies are effective. Accommodations will be provided as requested by candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

      Pay Equity Statement

      Svante believes in pay equity, fairness and transparency, and so we include a salary range within the job posting. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location.

      The actual salary offered to the final candidate is based on the salary range shown, and will vary depending on the candidate's relative experience, qualifications, and anticipated level of performance. We assess all candidates individually and strive to offer competitive and equitable compensation packages.

      Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that recognize employees for their performance and contributions. In addition to Base Pay, Svante provides comprehensive benefits to employees such as Restricted Share Units, Extended Health and Dental Plan, Retirement Saving Plan, free access to a Fitness Centre and more!