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Firmware Engineer

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Bourgault Industries currently has an opportunity for a skilled Firmware engineer to join our autonomous development team based in Saskatoon, SK. 


  • Evaluate and implement sensing technology, algorithms, and actuators
  • Assist with concept development for new products and projects
  • Test sensing technology, algorithms, and actuators
  • Ensure safe operation of systems
  • Communicate with vendors to specify and obtain outsourced components
  • Assist with prototype assembly and testing
  • Communicate with other teams (purchasing, manufacturing, service, etc) for new product integration
  • Communicate with dealers and customers for feedback and input on product
  • Occasional travel to main production facility in St. Brieux
  • Occasional travel to various test locations


  • Degree in Engineering/CS or related field, with applicable background
  • Strong software development skills (C, C++, Python)
  • Ability to independently develop software development plans, including timelines and test procedures
  • Understanding of software architecture and lifecycle
  • Strong organizational skills and can work independently or within a team
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to think critically and analytically
  • Enjoy getting your hands dirty and work in an environment that supports being self-directed!
  • Real-time embedded software experience is an asset
  • Machine learning and machine vision experience are assets
  • LabVIEW experience is an asset
  • Knowledge and passion for the agricultural industry is an asset
  • Practical and theoretical knowledge of Perception, computational algorithms and actuation of industrial mechanisms
  • Willing to relocate to Saskatoon, SK.


In addition to offering you a highly attractive salary, Bourgault understands that an investment in employees is ultimately an investment in the company, and as a result, you can look forward to a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Group health & dental insurance, life insurance and short/long-term disability insurance
  • Health spending account
  • Company matching RRSP plan
  • Fitness centre
  • Engineering performance bonus
  • Company profit sharing plan
  • Performance-based pay with regular merit increases
  • $250 Annual Personal Protective Equipment Allowance
  • And much MORE – click here to view the full list of benefits!

If you’re looking to make a difference with a company that values your hard work and innovation - apply now!

Posted: November 8, 2018
Closes: January 7, 2019
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501-1000 employees

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About Bourgault Industries

Bourgault Industries Ltd. is an innovative agricultural equipment manufacturer based in St. Brieux, SK. Bourgault Industries has grown to become a world leader in the design and production of leadi...