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Quality Engineer



Quality Assurance
Ottawa, ON, Canada
Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024

Giatec Scientific Inc. (Giatec) is looking for a passionate, driven, and result-oriented Quality Engineer to be a vital member of our Hardware Development team. As a Quality Engineer, you will be responsible for ensuring all electrical, mechanical components, parts, and/or Hardware (HW) assemblies of Giatec’s products meet or exceed quality standards and requirement.

In this role, you will also become part of a cross functional team collaborating with designers, engineers, suppliers, and manufacturers to deliver highest quality products to our customers.

The work location for this role is primarily onsite (i.e. at Giatec's office/lab in Ottawa, ON).

If you like what you have read thus far, great! Let's dive into the details.


  • You'll work with a creative and diverse team who are passionate about what they do.
  • You’ll join an environment where team members collaborate, work hard and smart, have fun, and make an impact.
  • Sustainability is a big focus for Giatec. Our employees all share a passion and commitment of making the world a better place through our innovative products and solutions.
  • You'll have the opportunity to join a purpose-driven company with lots of opportunities for personal and professional growth.
  • You'll be part of a team where we want to look out for you today and tomorrow as well. Giatec offers flexible health benefits and a matching program for your retirement savings plan.


  • Oversee the end-to-end manufacturing processes and product quality at one or more of Giatec's approved contract manufactures.
  • Review and interpret technical drawings and standards to determine performance, inspection, and testing criteria for products and raw materials.
  • Assess production process, identify and resolve quality issues and train contract manufactures.
  • Identify and resolve quality issues with suppliers and component manufactures.
  • Define, collect, report and display quality data.
  • Manage suppliers and component manufacture related RMA’s.
  • Update and improve the standards and processes impacting product quality.
  • Develop and validate quality and test procedures required for the development of new products technology.
  • Provide quality and manufacturing perspectives during design development meetings and reviews.
  • Travel to contract manufacture partners in Ontario and Quebec up to 20% of the time.


  • Diploma in related field with minimum 3 years of demonstrated experience in Quality Control.
  • Possess working experience and knowledge of the following core tools:
    • Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP)
    • Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
    • Control Plan
    • Measurement System Analysis (MSA)
    • Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Continuous improvement
  • Excellent problem solving, strategic thinking, planning and decision-making skills with a keen eye for detailed work.
  • Ability to analyze complex data and produce comprehensive recommendations and proposals.
  • Proactive communication with excellent interpersonal and writing skills.
  • Knowledge of electro-mechanical assemblies & IPC 610.
  • Must have a valid driver’s licence and either have or be able to rent a vehicle for the purpose of travel.


Giatec Scientific Inc. (Giatec) is a global company bringing smart testing technologies and real-time data collection to the forefront of every jobsite to revolutionizing the construction industry and reduce concrete’s carbon footprint. Giatec’s suite of hardware & software products leverages AI and Internet of Things (IoT) and delivers wireless concrete sensors, mobile apps, and advanced non-destructive technologies (NDT) that drives innovation throughout concrete’s lifecycle.

Giatec technology has helped over 10,000 projects in 85 plus countries worldwide meet their construction targets on time, and this number is quickly growing. We have also been recognized by numerous organizations as one of Canada’s fastest growing companies for three years running!

At Giatec, we fundamentally believe that attracting and keeping smart and talented people is a key to our success. We are looking for creative and passionate people to join our rapidly expanding team. Team up with us and reshape your future!


Do you have some of these skills but maybe not all? We still encourage you to apply as we would love to review your unique application and learn more about you! Please send your cover letter and resume to us indicating why you believe you would be a good fit for this role.

Your application will be reviewed by our Talent Acquisition team and due to the volume of the received applications, it may take some time for us to notify you on your job application status. We appreciate your interest to be part of Giatec and understanding on this matter.

Additionally, at Giatec, we know that having a diverse workforce is critical to our success. We believe that employees with diverse backgrounds and experiences strengthen our workplace culture, boost our creativity, and help us to revolutionize the concrete industry.

Giatec is dedicated to creating a barrier-free environment starting with the recruitment process. If you require any accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact and we will work with you accordingly. All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.