Research Scientist/Engineer

We’re building the next generation of thermodynamic devices for an industry that hasn’t seen innovation in over 50 years. We’re looking for someone who understands both the fundamentals of scientific research and the bigger picture of our impact on global climate. We strive to create a built environment that doesn’t compromise our natural environment, and are looking for someone to help us create the foundation for that future.


Responsibilities

  • Assist the research team with grant writing and concept generation

  • Align research programs with company goals, and productize research results

  • Design and run experiments, analyze results, and identify paths forward

  • Build models and conduct analyses using various tools including Python/Matlab, CFD, and FEA

  • Design reliability testing programs to characterize and select materials and components


Desired Qualifications

  • Shared commitment to building world-positive businesses and products, to climate change mitigation, and to design as a tool for increased human well-being

  • Experience with python/scipy, matlab, or similar

  • Basic understanding of engineering design principles

  • PhD or equivalent experience in engineering or other relevant discipline

  • Experience with instrumentation, data collection, and data analysis, specifically using LabVIEW or microcontroller-based DAQ systems

  • Experience with CFD

  • Basic understanding of thermodynamics


Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience with HVAC systems