Datacloud Field Engineer

Field Engineer

Western Australia, Queensland, Canada

The Role

DataCloud is actively seeking a Field Engineer who will work with our Chief Engineer and operations team to support a rapid scaling of the DataCloud RHINOTM system, and support other growth efforts. We are seeking several engineers to work at mines in Canada, the USA (Western States) and Western Australia (Perth based).

Key Responsibilities

Experience of field engineering role in mining, oil and gas or similar industry.

Strong IT skills, especially networking.

Organized, dependable and professional working attitude.

Strong safety training in similar industry, and respect for clients HSE rules.

Excellent interpersonal skills to deal with customer interactions.

Coding Skills with Python are a big plus.

Practical trouble shooting and repair of complex equipment.

Flexible “can-do” attitude.

Ability to deal with ambiguity and work in a fast-paced environment.

Self-motivated and independent.

Willing to work outside at mines, which may experience extremes of weather.

May be required to work at heights with appropriate safety equipment.

Able to climb on heavy equipment as required, lift loads up to 25 kg.

Clean driving license, experience of driving in mining environment a plus.

Willing to work and travel alone to remote mines globally on company business.

Key Qualifications

PhD or master’s degree in electrical engineering, statistics, mathematics, applied physics, geosciences, or a related field.

Comprehensive knowledge of programming and experience in C, C++, Matlab, Python, Golang, or similar language used in the signal and image sciences.

Proficient verbal and written communication skills necessary to effectively collaborate in a team environment and present and explain technical information.

Experience in leading teams in the research, development, and implementation of signal and image processing algorithms.

Flexible “can-do” attitude.

Ability to deal with ambiguity and work in a fast-paced environment.

Ability to manage multiple concurrent major projects with different tactical and strategic objectives.

Can effectively assume an array of roles as appropriate in various kinds of organizations. These may entail different responsibilities, forms of leadership, team work, and project management.

Experience leading in environments that are highly volatile, cross-functional, and cross-organizational.

Work Hours & Location

Full time, flexible working hours, time off in lieu of field days at remote mines. Available for flexible working hours of field operations and clients globally. Engineers primary role is at remote mine sites, and thus location of residence is flexible, but preferred locations are:

Perth, Western Australia

Seattle or Bay Area, West Coast, USA

BC or Quebec, Canada


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DataCloud is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under applicable local law. The Candidate must be authorized to work in the country the job is located within.