Senior Membrane Process Development Engineer

Greater Vancouver, British Columbia (CA)
Compensation will be commensuratewith your experience
Mar 06, 2019
May 05, 2019
Field of specialization
Green Chemistry, Materials, Paint / Coatings, Polymers
Job Type
Full time

Duties include: 

Lead and execute the technical deliverables and technologies necessary in the design and commercialization of new membrane products, as well as the optimization of existing membrane products. 

Where appropriate, use statistical design of experiments to deliver, as well as inventing, developing, and implementing new technologies into our membrane products portfolio 

Following your ideas from the lab to the market – use your creativity, commitment, drive and the rigor required, to transform new products from laboratory-scale to commercial volume reality. 

Explain the behavior of membrane materials using a balanced approach of empirical, computational, and theoretical tools 

Work collaboratively with other project team members (e.g. membrane scientists, application engineers, manufacturing engineers, assembly/automation engineers, and QA) to ensure the products meet the user needs and design specifications. 

Create strategies for verification and validation, perform verification tests, and conduct analysis of the test results to ensure complete verification of the requirements and validation of system performance. 

Characterize all aspects of process variables (inputs/outputs) of membrane manufacturing processes. 

Other duties as assigned. 

Required Qualifications for the position are: 

A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering and minimum five to seven years of work experience. 

Mechanical aptitude and history of hands-on ability. 

Knowledgeable of polymer and solvent processing and material compatibility. 

Competency with working effectively in a cross-functional team environment. 

Advanced knowledge in electro-chemistry fundamentals, analytical testing methods, and hands-on experimental development. 

Proven ability to plan and manage own activities to deliver on budget and schedule 

Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate complex technology issues in a clear, concise manner. 

Highly motivated with interest and ability to thrive in a technology start-up environment