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Systems Architect

Connect Tech

Connect Tech

Guelph, ON, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024

We are seeking an experienced Systems Architect with a deep focus on AI at the Edge. This role involves developing advanced AI strategies and deploying solutions that operate efficiently in edge computing environments. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in AI, machine learning, and edge computing technologies. This position plays a critical role in bridging the gap between centralized AI processing and edge-based applications, driving innovations that are responsive, robust, and secure.

Who We Are

For over 35 years, Connect Tech has built a solid reputation providing high-performance computing solutions for some of the world’s most influential companies. As NVIDIA’s largest hardware partner, Connect Tech’s products are used in state-of-the-art technology on land, sea, sky, and space. With leading-edge design and manufacturing services backed by stellar technical support, our commitment to excellence in design and customer satisfaction is the driving force behind our success.

What We Offer

  • Wage band for this position is $107,000 – $120,000
  • Competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package
  • 3 weeks’ vacation per year with no waiting period, including shutdown at Christmas
  • Paid sick days
  • Opportunity to work within a high-tech, leading-edge technology field with products that appear in some really cool applications! (Robots, Drones, Artificial Intelligence, Vision Systems)
  • A dynamic, energetic and growing company with a friendly community atmosphere
  • A collaborative and supportive workplace that values the contributions and ideas of our staff, and are proud of our extremely low turnover rate throughout our 35+ year history
  • Employees who have great passion for their work and who are always looking for ways to propel Connect Tech to the next level

Check out our corporate video to see what we’re all about!


  • Assume the role of primary expert in Artificial Intelligence solutions at CTI, providing leadership and specialized guidance to the pre-sales, marketing, and software engineering teams.
  • Drive development for customer engaging AI demonstrations utilizing CTI’s embedded hardware.
  • Spearhead and lead DLI training sessions hosted at CTI’s facility to external customers and partners.
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to integrate AI models into edge devices and platforms.
  • Develop strategies for low-latency, high-efficiency AI processing at the edge.
  • Innovate and implement AI models that perform under the constraints of edge computing (limited power, storage, and processing capacity).
  • Stay abreast of the latest trends and technologies in AI at the Edge, IoT, and related fields.
  • Provide technical leadership and mentorship in edge AI development and deployment.
  • Work closely with clients and stakeholders to understand their needs and deliver tailored edge AI solutions.

Requirements and preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, AI, or a related field, with a focus on edge computing or related areas.
  • Candidate must hold a NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute Instructor certification.
  • Proven experience of 5+ years in AI and machine learning, with specific expertise in edge AI applications.
  • Familiarity with edge computing platforms and IoT technologies.
  • Proficiency in programming languages and frameworks suitable for edge AI (e.g., Python, TensorFlow).
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and adaptability to work in dynamic environments.
  • Excellent communication skills for effective collaboration and client interaction in English.

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit your resume in PDF format to the email address below.

Connect Tech is committed to providing barrier-free and accessible employment practice in compliance with the Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (A.O.D.A.). In compliance with the A.O.D.A., Connect Tech will make necessary accommodations for applicants with disabilities to support participation in the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources if you require assistance.