Product Development Engineer – Data Modeling

Etobicoke, ON

Mitrex, an Integrated solar and construction solution provider, is looking for an experienced Product Development Engineer with a background in predictive data modeling for the purposes of analyzing and optimizing the effectiveness of glass coatings. We are looking for someone with 3+ years of data modeling, machine learning and ideally, coatings experience.

At Mitrex, we develop and manufacture solar construction materials for buildings and large structures ( As the world's first manufacturer to develop customizable solar solutions, we are revolutionizing the construction industry, while helping to move the world toward clean, sustainable energy production.

We are an equal opportunity employer with great company culture. The successful candidate will join our R&D team in Toronto.



  • A background in thin films, spectroscopy, photovoltaics, material science, chemical/mechanical engineering, nanotechnology and/or related fields
  • A background in programming, machine learning, 
  • Knowledge of multiple disciplines as they apply to solar energy and (ideally) cladding technologies
  • Must be creative, analytical, and be able to solve complex problems
  • A passion for sustainability and solar energy 



  • Develop machine learning models that based on a variety of inputs/parameters (i.e. thickness, temperature, density, time, etc.), will predict how ink/coatings will appear on the surface of glass.
  • Design new patterns and optimize parameters to maximize solar efficiency and aesthetics
  • Create large scale simulations for BIPV products to test mechanical and electrical properties
  • Investigate new thin film coatings for photovoltaic applications



  • We offer a salary of $70,000-$95,000/year based on experience, plus bonus based on performance.
  • Full time permanent position
  • Extended Health & Dental benefits
  • Retirement Savings Plan for long-tenured employees
  • Unique wellness initiatives
  • Exceptional opportunity for personal growth and development
  • Excellent working environment and company culture
  • Well-funded company with rapid growth


COVID-19 considerations

We have implemented extensive measures for Covid-19 workplace safety procedures including physical distancing, masks, increased cleaning/sanitizing frequency, glass partitions between desks, etc.


AODA Considerations

Mitrex Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.



We are an equal opportunity employer that welcomes candidates from diverse backgrounds. Candidates who are legally entitled to work in Canada (without employer sponsorship) and can commute to the office every day are welcome to apply.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in our company. However, due to the number of applications we receive, only qualified candidates will be contacted. No phone calls (except for accommodation requests) or unsolicited agency calls, please.


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