Job description

Saltworks Technologies (Richmond, BC) is a global technology leader in advanced industrial wastewater treatment and lithium refining. Our innovative machines produce clean water from high-strength industrial discharges and refine lithium to support the energy transition. We offer meaningful and exciting work in a collaborative environment, driven by innovation and problem-solving. We're a fast-growing cleantech company offering exceptional career opportunities, driven by major global trends.

The Role

We are actively seeking a Data Engineer to join our team! As a key member of the Data Systems team, you will design, deploy, and maintain robust data management systems and software applications that enable rapid access, interpretation, and action on information. The role requires collaborative work with the Executive team, Engineering, Supply Chain, and other departments to translate business requirements into reliable reporting solutions.


Design, build, and deploy robust data management systems and software applications for internal company use.

Translate project and business requirements into data schemas and software functional requirements.

Create reliable and secure connections between enterprise software systems and data sources by leveraging APIs and setting up data pipelines.

Implement ETL processes to transform raw data into consumable formats.

Develop CRUD applications that enable team members to interact with data.

Follow best practices for data schema design, coding, documentation, unit testing, and version control (ensuring clarity, efficiency, reliability, and maintainability).

Participate in ongoing system maintenance and enhancements, ensuring their resilience, scalability, and security.

Articulate design choices, modifications, and challenges to other teams and individuals with varying technical backgrounds.

Contribute to team development by mentoring junior developers and improving practices and standards.

Stay up-to-date on industry trends and emerging technologies.

You Will Be a Great Fit If You Have

A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent.

5+ years of experience developing business-grade applications in a professional environment.

Expertise in relational databases, specifically MSSQL, including data schema design, developing entity-relationship diagrams, and query writing.

Proficiency in coding and DevOps tools, especially node.js, Python, Git, and Docker.

Excellent understanding of SDLC principles and best practices.

Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively within a team.

Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting/debugging skills.

Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Impeccable attention to detail and a sense of urgency in project completion.

Experience with frontend coding and DevOps is an asset (particularly PHP, Angular, Bootstrap).

Previous experience in a manufacturing/supply chain/accounting environment is a bonus.

Experience with ERP, PDM, and PLM databases is a plus.

Experience with data visualization tools such as PowerBI and Tableau is advantageous.

Why join Saltworks?

We have an outstanding team that is passionate about innovation and solving key environmental challenges facing our planet.

Join a team pioneering the future of water. Some of our customers include world-leading electric vehicle makers, semiconductor firms, mining companies, agriculture firms, and more!

We Offer

A collaborative and rewarding work environment.

Opportunities to advance technically or in leadership roles.

A competitive compensation package that includes medical, dental, vision, RRSP matching, life insurance, AD&D coverage, and an education allowance.

A culture that supports safety, innovation, learning, diversity, and teamwork.

Fun social activities and company events.

How To Apply

If you would like to be a part of a globally recognized team, please submit your resume (cover letters are not required).

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. All applications are considered confidential.

Kindly, no recruiters.



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