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Engineering Manager - Control / Instrumentation

Engineering Manager - Control / Instrumentation

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ENGINEERING MANAGER – CONTROL / INSTRUMENTATION                                                                                                                                                                       


When you join the MDT team, your career has no limits…it’s not just a job!


Mobile Data Technologies (MDT) is seeking an experienced Engineering Manager – Control / Instrumentation to join the team. Reporting to the VP of Technology, the primary responsibility for this position is to support existing products and new product development and to provide overall leadership and guidance to the engineering team


About Mobile Data Technologies:


Mobile Data Technologies specializes in controls and data acquisition development for well completions equipment. MDT offers an exciting, collaborative work environment with diverse multi-functional teams that is sure to challenge candidates interested in developing innovative technology.


MDT is quickly becoming a leader in control systems for a variety of equipment in the oil and gas industry. Using a combination of hardware and software controls, their unique, easy-to-use control interfaces are in high demand. By building on a core framework of control hardware and HMI software, they are rapidly deploying an increasing number of control applications to an expanding market.


  • BaSc. In an engineering discipline, P. Eng preferred
  • 5-10 years relevant experience within an electrical engineering environment preferably in the oil and gas industry
  • A positive attitude and the ability to work autonomously and take decisions under pressure when required will be an asset
  • Demonstrable skills in the direct management of staff
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills at all internal levels
  • High level of expertise with project management which will be the primary tool for planning and reporting


  • Planning, organizing, directing, controlling and evaluating the activities of the engineering design functional areas
  • Conducting conceptual and feasibility studies pertaining to new projects, and managing new product development including project planning, scheduling, cost control and estimation, procurement and contract management
  • Mentoring a multi-disciplinary team fostering growth, personal and professional development and process improvements
  • Responsible for the design, development and validation of all engineering work, and implementing this engineering work to support electrical design
  • Managing research and development projects including planning, scheduling, design, testing and product release
  • Acting as technical lead in interfacing with clients
  • Developing and keeping up to date the engineering specifications, design systems in conformance with applicable codes and standards
  • Responsible for building and leading the Engineering team, including hiring, performance management and terminations
  • Coordinating product development and hardware testing with the Software Development Manager

What’s in it for you?

  • Great potential for personal growth
  • An entrepreneurial environment, open to new ideas and expanding technologies
  • An industry leading software platform with leading edge technologies
  • A commitment to fun (are you the next foosball, pool or ping pong champion?)
  • An excellent remuneration package including RRSP matching
  • A dynamic leadership team, fostering success

To Apply:


This isn’t just your typical nine to five job. This position is for someone who is ready to take control over their career.  An amazing path is ready and waiting for the right candidate!


Please visit https://jobs-elevatedhr.icims.com/jobs/1492/engineering-manager---hardware-controls/job to apply online. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those deemed qualified by the hiring manager will be contacted for an interview. No phone calls please.