Engineering Manager / Director

Engineering Manager/Director

The Position:

Are you ready to lead a dynamic team of engineers and drive innovation in the mining technology sector? RIGID ROBOTICS is seeking an experienced and forward-thinking Engineering Manager/Director to join our talented team

Location: This position is a hybrid position with our offices in Burnaby, B.C.

What you get to do

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engineering Leadership: Lead and mentor a team of engineers to deliver high-quality products and solutions that meet the needs of the mining industry. Drive innovation, best practices, and collaboration within the engineering team.
  • Product Development: Oversee the development of RIGID ROBOTICS’ technology solutions, ensuring they align with the company’s vision and customer requirements. Lead the entire product development lifecycle from concept to deployment.
  • Technical Strategy: Collaborate with executive leadership to define and execute the technical roadmap. Drive technical innovation while maintaining a focus on scalability and sustainability.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work closely with other departments, including Sales, Marketing, and Product Management, to ensure alignment with business goals. Foster a culture of cross-functional teamwork.
  • Quality Assurance: Implement and maintain best practices for quality assurance, ensuring the delivery of reliable and high-performance technology solutions.
  • Resource Management: Manage engineering resources efficiently, including budgeting and resource allocation. Make data-driven decisions to optimize resource usage.
  • Innovation: Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices to ensure RIGID ROBOTICS remains at the forefront of technology in the mining sector.

What you bring


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Technology, or a related field.
  • Previous experience in deployment, field services, and customer support, in the Mining industry.
  • Subject matter expertise in a relevant resource extraction domain such as, mining, maintenance, or integrated operations; good understanding of open-pit mining operation and site logistics
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Technical aptitude and the ability to troubleshoot technical issues.
  • Exceptional organizational skills. Project management skill is a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Willingness to travel to mining sites as needed.


  • Innovation: Work at the cutting edge of technology in the mining industry.
  • Impact: Contribute to more sustainable and efficient mining operations.
  • Talented Team: Join a team of experts dedicated to making a difference.
  • Career Growth: Enjoy opportunities for professional development and growth.
  • Collaborative Culture Be part of a culture that values collaboration and innovation.

If you are a motivated and detail-oriented professional excited about deploying innovative technology solutions in the mining sector, we invite you to apply.

What we offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • Well-equipped offices in Burnaby, BC
  • Flexible hybrid work schedule
  • 100% coverage on benefit package
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • You’ll be working among other “A” players.
  • Growing company

Who we are:

RIGID ROBOTICS™ is a pioneering technology company transforming the mining industry with innovative solutions. Our platform-and-app technology, RIGIDprecision™, empowers open-pit mining operations to achieve precision, efficiency, and sustainability while minimizing environmental impact. We are driven by our mission to revolutionize mining processes.

RIGID ROBOTICS™ provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, provincial, or local laws.

How to Apply

Please apply to with your cover letter and resume. Include [ENGDIR] in the subject, detailing your relevant experience and how you envision contributing to RIGID ROBOTICS’ mission. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Your application to this posting is deemed to be your consent to the collection, use and necessary disclosure of personal information for the purposes of recruitment. RIGID ROBOTICS respects the privacy of all applicants and the confidentiality of personal information.