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Applications Engineer

Accelerated Systems

Accelerated Systems

Waterloo, ON, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Accelerated Systems Inc. (ASI) is a clean energy innovation company. A global Designer and Manufacturer of fully integrated electric vehicle Drive Systems, including electric motors, motor controllers, battery systems and custom hardware.

We specialize in electrifying equipment currently powered by internal combustion engines, providing the world with a greener, cleaner choice for their e-Bikes, e-Motorcycles, e-Scooters, golf carts, outdoor power equipment, and electric utility vehicles.

The world is not only ready for electric power but committing to it with their buying decisions. The e-Mobility industry is growing at an unprecedented rate, and our Team is composed of talented, passionate people who are at the forefront of innovation. They are the reason we can accomplish what we do.


We are seeking an experienced Applications Engineer to join our Team at ASI. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing technical support and guidance to our e-Bike, e-Scooter, e-Motorcycle, and other e-Mobility customers, as well as collaborating with internal teams to develop and improve our in-house developed products for the e-Mobility market.

This is an in-office (not remote or hybrid) position located in our Waterloo Technology Centre.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain detailed familiarity with ASI's Products and Technologies
  • Provide technical support and guidance to e-Mobility manufacturers and dealers, including developing and executing customer solutions, troubleshooting and problem-solving
  • Assist in the development of Scopes of Work (SOW), Requests for Proposals (RFP) and Requests for Quotes (RFQ)
  • Develop and provide technical/product training and support for our Sales Team, Sales Representatives and Customers
  • Gather and understand Customers' requirements
  • Monitoring market conditions and competitive threats to support R&D and Sales to understand e-Mobility market technical needs and develop new products
  • Attend e-Mobility industry events and trade shows to promote the company's products and services
  • Onboard and support customers through their product development cycles
  • Create and maintain technical documentation, including datasheets and user manuals
  • Provide technical support and consultation for the design and implementation of electric motor and controller systems for e-Mobility
  • Provide support for functional safety and electrical system failure analysis
  • Develop and analyze electrical and mechanical solutions/schematics
  • Troubleshoot electromechanical systems, including software, mechanical and electrical hardware


  • Education and/or Experience:
    • Engineering degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, or a related field
    • 5+ years of motor control experience
    • 3+ years of experience in a technical support or application engineering role
    • Experience with e-Mobility powertrain design and integration
    • Experience with functional safety and electrical system failure analysis
    • Experience with product development
    • Must have or be eligible to get a P.eng. or equivalent

  • Competencies:
  • Strong knowledge of electric motor control systems, electric motors, and applications
    • Hands-on experience with wiring, installing and troubleshooting electric vehicle control and traction systems
    • Strong customer focus with a sense of urgency and ability to work with tight deadlines
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • Ability to travel internationally without restrictions, occasionally, as required

If you are passionate about electrical engineering, mechatronics, and the e-Mobility industry. We want to hear from you!

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Please submit your resume and cover letter in Microsoft Word format (.doc) or PDF. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

ASI is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities and are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants who may have accessibility requirements. Should you require an accommodation please contact Information received related to accommodation needs will be addressed confidentially.

The use of AI is not used by Accelerated Systems Inc. to screen, assess or select applicants in our hiring process.