Lion Electric

Lion Electric

Electrical Engineer - Service Engineering



Job Description

Innovative manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles Leader in transportation electrification in North America It's all about us! Every day, in our own way, we contribute to improving our environment and our society.

Come and design the future with us!

Why join our team?

  • You'll work in a stimulating and constantly evolving environment (no chance of getting bored with us).
  • We get it, plain and simple. Your family and your health come first!
  • Your schedule is flexible and we trust you
  • We've got insurance (Béton) and a great employee assistance program.
  • At Lion, there are no limits to your career potential.
  • What's the role?

    Under the supervision of the Service Manager, as a Service Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting the after-sales service group in responding to customer needs, studying the causes of vehicle failures produced by Lion Electric and working with the engineering team to find effective solutions.

    What are the main responsibilities of the role?

  • Provide diagnostic procedures to Lion technicians and customers to limit vehicle downtime and improve product reliability.
  • Create and improve diagnostic tools;
  • Master the operation of Lion vehicles and understand our customers' need to use our products.
  • Propose solutions to mitigate short and/or long-term problems.
  • Master the electrical infrastructure of our vehicles to support our teams;
  • Analyze vehicle data to propose corrective actions.
  • Work in collaboration with other engineering departments to improve vehicle reliability.
  • Implement corrective action plans and follow-up on modifications;
  • Review and approve recalls and service bulletins.
  • Design electrical drawings
  • Any other related tasks
  • What are the essential elements for success in this role?


  • Knowledge of electric vehicles or high-voltage architectures;
  • Knowledge of automotive mechanics, an asset;
  • Knowledge of software: OpenECU, Iqan Design, CATIA electrical system design, an asset;
  • Advanced MS Office skills.
  • Good written and oral communication skills (French and English);
  • This position requires intermediate to advanced oral and written English on a daily basis, in order to communicate with suppliers and colleagues located outside Quebec.
  • Skills and attitudes

  • Ability to communicate effectively;
  • Good analytical skills;
  • Ability to synthesize information;
  • Demonstrate rigor ;
  • Team spirit.
  • Training and experience

  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering
  • 5 years relevant experience (preferably in the transportation industry);
  • Experience in interpreting technical drawings and electrical diagrams;
  • Experience with CAN bus and Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) analysis;
  • Experience with CAN analysis software (Canalyser, PiSnoop or equivalent);
  • Experience in collecting and analyzing data and diagnostics.
  • Additional information

  • Two positions are available as Electrical Engineers:
  • The first position is available for a person with 3 to 5 years of related experience;
  • The second position is available for a person with more than 5 years related experience.
  • This position is face-to-face, 3 days a week or more, depending on business needs.
  • Apply now! We can't wait to talk to you!

    Job details


    Electrical Engineer - Service Engineering


    Lion Electric




    June 11, 2024

    Application deadline

    March 31, 2024

    Job type




    About the employer

    The Lion Electric Co. is an innovative manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles. We design and manufacture all-electric school buses, midi/minibuses for special needs or urban transit as well as urban trucks. Lion is a leading OEM in transportation electrification in North America. We design, manufacture and assemble many components of our vehicles, including chassis, battery packs, cabin and powertrain.


    Always actively seeking new technologies, Lion vehicles have unique features that are specifically adapted to its users and their everyday needs. We believe that transitioning to all-electric vehicles will lead to major improvements in our society, environment and overall quality of life. 


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