System Integration Engineer

  • Full-time

Company Description

Vention helps some of the most innovative manufacturing companies automate their production floor in just a few days. Vention's online-first manufacturing automation platform (MAP) enables its clients to design, automate, order, and deploy manufacturing equipment directly from their web browser.

Vention is headquartered in Montreal, Canada, with offices in Berlin and Boston, and is used in over 3,000 factories on 5 continents. As one of Canada’s Most Admired Cultures and Great Place to Work, we are a performance driven culture that cares deeply about happiness. We like ambitious goals, facts & data, and constructive debates. But at the same time, we know that we can’t repeatedly push ourselves if we are not surrounded by an uplifting and caring work environment. Those two sides of our culture, feed each other and are safeguarded with the same level of attention. Our values & principles include: 

  • We make our clients successful - we do what’s right for our customers, even when it makes our roles more challenging.
  • We execute and deliver - we set ambitious goals for ourselves and are energized about meeting them.
  • We debate, then commit - we challenge our own perspectives and ideas in pursuit of the best solutions.
  • We innovate to inspire - we value innovation in products, user experiences, and business practices.
  • We collaborate to achieve more - we work as one team to achieve more than we would on our own.
  • We empower our people to reach their full potential - we hold ourselves to high standards but know when to celebrate progress & achievements

Job Description

  • Execute the project management and drive customer communications related to Vention’s turnkey projects.
  • Program automated cells and robotic applications using Python and Vention’s programming interface.
  • Install, configure, deploy and commission Vention’s turnkey projects at the client site, focusing on hardware integration and software integration.
  • Provide feedback on potential improvements to relevant teams (Product, Applications, Sales, Marketing), making sure the learnings from delivery are resolved for future deliveries
  • Own the initial post-commissioning support for the client.
  • Create and maintain an improvement roadmap to continuously improve and optimize the end-to-end delivery process
  • Create and refine the documentation related to the Delivery process, to ultimately hand off the execution to different teams
  • Support the pre-sale process with testing and product expertise
  • Ensure the work area is well-organized and functional


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a fast-paced work environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in automation or robotics engineering or related field experience
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and teamwork skills
  • Proactive problem solver, capable of identifying/reporting issues and generating solutions
  • Attention to detail in the context of customer satisfaction
  • Python programming experience 
  • Able to travel (25%) between Canada and United States
  • Ability to split time 75% Lachine office and 25% St Henri office 

Additional Information

How We Take Care of You

  • Flexible paid time off and remote work policies
  • Complimentary beverages and snacks so that you are fueled and ready for your day
  • Global comprehensive health plans so you feel your best
  • Career growth opportunities. Your future matters.
  • Fun-filled social events curated based on diverse interests for our team to celebrate together. From sponsored sports teams to trivia nights
  • Time off to volunteer and give back to your community.

What to Expect in Your Interview

  • Initial Call
  • Meet the Team
  • Challenge
  • Decision & Offer

Commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity

Our culture is an uplifting environment for high achievers. The fast-paced, high-performance environment will give you the opportunity to build products, processes and strategies that will have a lasting impact.

When you join Vention, you join a team of professionals with a diverse variety of experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives. Together, we strive to nurture a supportive and inclusive work environment for all. We push each other to achieve extraordinary results and forge long term relationships as a result of the intensity and passion. 

We’re passionate about helping you do your best work. Claim your seat and find out what you can do!

If you're unsure if your experience perfectly matches our job posting, we encourage you to apply anyway! We are happy to chat and get to know you better while you can understand the role as well.