Hydraulics Engineer

Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto
Engineering /
Full-time /
About CruxOCM
CruxOCM is THE go-to automation company for heavy industry. We're backed by venture capital and are shaking things up in the energy sector.

Control room operators deserve the best tools to do their jobs safely and efficiently. And let's not forget about minimizing environmental impact and maximizing revenue! If pilots have autopilot software, why can't control room operators have something similar?

About the Role
We are looking for a Hydraulics Engineer to lead the hydraulic modeling component of our platform. You will ensure transient and steady-state pipeline hydraulics are considered and enforce safe and accurate operations. You will work closely with the Product, Engineering, Advanced Process Control, and Deployment teams who have expertise in chemistry, physics, mechatronics, automation, simulation, and technology.

The projects are complex and the problems are challenging. We move quickly and get stuff done! You will also be involved in product development and deployment from initial design to final delivery. Your impact will be significant and far-reaching.


    • Ensure accurate representation and implementation of physical relationships in the platform
    • Outline the technical requirements of pipeline hydraulic enhancements
    • Test hydraulics-related feature and functionality enhancements
    • Validate hydraulic model accuracy and compare data between a simulated system and the real-world
    • Provide technical guidance for future hydraulic model developments and enhancements
    • Review the implementation of hydraulic improvements in the platform
    • Create, validate, and manage SPS models
    • Develop documentation and hold sessions on hydraulic fundamentals
    • Support team members in hydraulics-related issues

What We Offer

    • Competitive compensation package
    • Employee stock option plan
    • Comprehensive health benefits
    • Remote-first work
    • Flexible work environment
    • Professional development opportunities
    • Growth-mindset culture
    • A diverse and inclusive environment
CruxOCM is an equal-opportunity employer and values diversity in the workplace. We are happy to accommodate any accessibility needs you may have. If you require accommodation to participate in our hiring process, please email hr@cruxocm.com.