(Solar / Thermal) Lead Engine Development Engineer

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  • Denver, CO, USA
  • 07 Feb, 2019

Job Description

(Solar / Thermal) Lead Engine Development Engineer Job code:2320 Job Category:Engineering City:Denver Job Description: (Solar / Thermal) Lead Engine Development Engineer Hi-Tech Solar/Thermal startup company with strong management is seeking a Solar/Thermal Lead Engine Development Engineer that can -hit the ground running- in a startup environment and excel the initiatives of our company in fueling the green revolution in renewable energy. Key result areasDevelopment and assembly of a 5 kW solar thermaldemonstration system Development and construction of an Alfa prototype 25kWand 100kW engine assembly. Implementation of the LLNL (Bennett) harmonic valvesystem. Documentation of the implementation design issues forinclusion in subsequent development models Documentation of trade secrets and intellectual propertymatters concerned with innovation in our engine development. Development & Construction of a Beta pre- production25kW & 100kW engine based on the pre-productiondesign document, using the development lessons learnedin the Alfa prototype phase. Spearhead the criteria & selection process for enginemanufacture partners/contractors Lead/develop the technical aspects of the manufacture of the (first)production engine model to ensure successful delivery. Oversee the production of documentation for theproduction engine from engine manufacturer. Build Demonstrator System/prototype engine and manage all aspects of the production engine Document intellectual property matters patentmaterial. Manage/Lead and supervise staff allocated to the engine design team Manage engine related contractual relationships withsuppliers, I&C partners & maintenance partners. Key skills Needed:5+ years hands on work experienceStrong engine mechanics for reciprocating & turbine engines systemsIn depth knowledge of small scale, under 200kW, steamengine systemsIn-depth knowledge of thermodynamic principles of steamcycle enginesCapable to work without detailed supervision under the umbrella of company directionInnovative and adaptable thinkerPolished -hands on- capability.This person will actually be building the prototypeand demonstrator engines; so the ability to use machine shop equipments including the lathes, pillar drills and bed grinding equipments, is essential.PLEASE SEND YOUR RESUME' IN A WORD ATTACHEMENT TOjackson@zandermax.com