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We are currently seeking a highly motivated process engineer to join the multi-disciplinary advanced technology team responsible for designing advanced fuel cell-based systems for power generation, carbon recovery, hydrogen production, and energy storage applications.
The process engineer will be responsible for all aspects of process designThis position requires flexibility to work on multiple projects, covering a range of systems and technologies, in various stages of the design or validation process.
Develops heat and material balances (h&mbs) using process simulation software tools with minimal supervision.
Creates and/or updates process flow diagrams (pfds) and piping and instrumentation diagrams (p&ids) with minimal supervision.
Develops control philosophy documents for test stand and prototype fuel cell systems.
Specifies process equipment (including water treatment systems, pumps, heat exchangers, gas blowers, and reactors) in compliance with international codes and standards, project specifications, and general specifications prevalent in gas applications with minimal supervision.
Works with suppliers to select and qualify equipment/designs for fuel cell balance-of-plant systems.
Designs and analyzes piping systems in accordance with process design requirements and industry standards.
Specifies and selects process instrumentation, including valves and transmitters/sensors.
Ensures that systems are developed in accordance with best safety practicesThis includes participating in hazard and operability analysis (hazop) reviews.
Supports system fabrication, installation, and commissioning activities for both in-house and fielded systems.
Develops test plans for bench-scale system tests.
Prepares presentations and reports to communicate designs to key internal stakeholders.
Performs other duties as required.
Domestic and occasional international travel required: up to 10%
Education: bs/ms/phd in chemical engineering
Experience: 3+ years experience
Required experience and characteristics:
Strong understanding of chemical engineering processes, chemical process control, chemical reactions, and thermodynamicsKnowledge and experience of electrochemistry or fuel cells/batteries is a plus.
Experience with the following process engineering disciplines: process simulations, equipment sizing and costing, pfds, p&ids, process controls and control philosophy development, safety and risk analysis.
Experience with chemical process simulation software (e.gAspen, chemcad).
Experience developing and operating pilot, bench, or lab-scale facilities.
Experience with troubleshooting mechanical and electrical components is a plus.
Experience in an r&d environment is a plus.
Proficient in the use of microsoft office suite.
Excellent oral and written communication skills to work effectively and openly with others, both internally and externally.
Good presentation skills to effectively communicate ideas and scientific findings.
Team player who works willingly with others and keeps a positive, goal-focused outlook when tackling challenging, time-sensitive engineering problems.
Flexible and adaptable to rapidly shift gears into multi-disciplinary roles based on current project requirements.
Ability to obtain/maintain a valid passport and travel internationally without restriction is required.
Working environment/working conditions:
Desk work using a computer, at home and office as needed.
This position is located indoors and requires the ability to move between separated rooms within the same building.
Periodic travel via car and/or commercial airlines.
Periodic work outdoors in a power plant environment during commissioning activities
Equal opportunity employer - vet/disability
We offer a competitive compensation package as well as comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, company-paid life/disability insurance, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase plan and generous paid leave.
Employment with fce is subject to pre-employment drug-screen and background investigation.
Fuelcell energy, incIs committed to ensuring that its application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all u.sJob seekers, including individuals with disabilities.
If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please send an email with your resume to jobs @fce.com or contact us by calling 203-205-2070Please indicate the specifics of the assistance needed.
Note: this dedicated phone line and email address are designed exclusively to assist disabled job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply onlineOnly messages left for this purpose will be acknowledgedA response to your request may take up to two business days.
No agency submissions pleaseResumes submitted to any fuelcell energy employee without a current, signed and valid contract in place with the fuelcell energy recruiting team for this position will become the property of fuelcell energy and no agency fees will be paid.
Job type: full-time
8 hour shift
Work location: remote
Application response rate: 51%
Hiring 1 candidate for this role
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