IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a BILINGUAL SYSTEMS APPLICATIONS ENGINEER for our Montreal, QC client.

Since its inception in 1986, our client has earned a solid reputation for meeting the unique needs of the Canadian market through its unwavering commitment to a rigorous engineering focus, constant improvement and category-defining innovation.

Our client is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of drive technology – for mechanical and electronic solutions.  The range of products includes geared motors, motors, industrial gear units, gear drives, frequency inverters, motor starters and frequency inverters for decentralized drive control. Our client assembles custom, high-efficiency mechanical power transmission products using quality company-built components.

Our client’s products and services enhance the reliability of equipment used worldwide, supporting industries such as transportation, mining, energy, food & beverage.


The Systems Engineer is responsible for the proactive design, development and implementation of integrated systems for optimal performance, considering both the hardware and software elements of system design, their interrelationships and compatibility. He or she is required to have extensive knowledge of different technologies from both a hardware and software perspective, and how they work together to provide business solutions. The Systems Engineer must also have an understanding of the user requirements and related industry solutions and practices, to ensure all needs are met and optimal performance is achieved.

Key Responsibilities:

Work with others to proactively resolve complex system issues, often reaching beyond the specific project into the underlying technologies and/or design approach.

Implement new solutions across a variety of products or projects, ensuring data integrity and system functionality is maintained, and downtime is kept to a minimum. Propose corrective actions to prevent recurrence of issues.

Support the resolution of technical support issues, providing consultation and technical advice to those offering first or second tier support

Participate in the presales process to present and negotiate technical aspects of large, complex projects to prospective clients.

Attend client meetings to provide technical guidance and/or explanations on technical issues.

Oversee the installation; configuration and testing of complex systems, ensuring all technical and functional specifications are met.

Translate functional specifications into complex system designs and/or technical project plans, collaborating with business analysts, developers, systems analysts and architects as required to formulate project scope and system objectives.  Project-oriented responsibilities may include project planning, implementation, timing, and assistance with cost management and resource planning.

Coordinate the technical implementation of complex systems or applications, ensuring compliance with technical and user specifications.

Contribute to, or enhance technical documents

All other duties as assigned

Highly organized with the ability to multitask and work towards tight deadlines.

Advanced understanding of systems engineering approaches, standards and protocols

Specialist level understanding of how various elements integrate to create a system.

Ability to explain and defend decisions regarding systems issues.

Strong client focus and the ability to influence employees at all levels.

Ability to work independently, balancing conflicting priorities, as well as in a team environment.

Demonstrates specialist level analytical and problem solving skills.

Demonstrates creativity, resourcefulness and mature judgment to resolve problems of a complex technical nature.

Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills.


Must be fluent in French & English for this position.

Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, with a focus on Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.

At least five years of progressive systems engineering experience, or equivalent.

Knowledge of power transmission products, electronic products (VFD’s) or electric motors is an asset.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Word Document to