System Architect

CoolIT Systems

CoolIT Systems

Calgary, AB, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Systems Architect

About Coolit Systems Inc.

Founded in Calgary, Alberta in 2001, CoolIT Systems is the leading Direct Liquid Cooling technology provider for data centers, supercomputers, and desktop computers. We design and manufacture solutions used by the largest tech companies globally.

Recognized as one of “The Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies 2023” by Financial Times and honored with the Deloitte Fast 50 Clean Technology award in 2022, as well as the Deloitte Fast 500 distinction in both 2021 and 2022, CoolIT's rapid growth is capturing global attention.

As demand for generative AI, high performance computing and cloud solutions rapidly expands, there has never been a more exciting time to join our team.

What You’ll Do

  • Complete system level design and analysis to guide detailed design decisions and FMEAs by estimating system performance, edge operational and excursion conditions.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including thermal mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, software developers, and customers to understand their requirements and constraints.
  • Lead selection, placement, and validation efforts for electromechanical & thermomechanical components used in DLC products (sensors, pumps, fans, heat exchangers, radiators etc.).
  • Actively participate in early-stage customer engagement for new product opportunities and support the creation of product documentation such as design and product specifications.
  • Collaborate and build strong relationships with key industry partners, critical component suppliers, and adjacent departments to forge a culture of continuous improvement and best-in-class technology.

Who You Are

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • 7+ years of related experience in a similar technical field (system architecture for electromechanical or cooling systems).
  • Legally authorized to work in Canada without company sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's or Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Skilled in fluidic and electromechanical system design with a strong understanding of thermal design, fluid dynamics, control systems, & electrical concepts.
  • Track record of successfully bringing innovative products from concept to production, with a comprehensive understanding of the entire development lifecycle.
  • Possess P.Eng designation or similar professional credentials.


  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • A self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work and excel in fast-paced, complex situations
  • Time management, attention to detail and organizational skills


We strive to be an employer of choice and as such we believe in rewarding our employees with career and development opportunities that will maintain and strengthen our culture while aligning to our vision and values.


We are a company that is full of vibrant, innovative people who love what we do. Our comprehensive benefits package includes:

  • Vacation and flex days, and paid company-wide shutdown during the holiday season.
  • Comprehensive benefits including Dental, Drugs, Optical, Paramedical and Health Spending. These costs are covered by CoolIT and are enacted from your first day.
  • Dress for your day – in a casual yet professional environment.
  • Retention rewards like “The Big Coffee Break” that reward tenure with additional vacation time and a monetary bonus.
  • Employee ownership program.

We thank every candidate in advance, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Successful candidates for this position will be required to undergo background checks including criminal records check and education.