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Reactor Design Engineer

Dimensional Energy
Job Functions:
Other Engineering
Employment Types:
Tucson, AZ, USA
120,000 – 140,000 USD per year
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About Dimensional Energy:

Dimensional Energy is scaling a reactor platform that enables the use of carbon dioxide and water combined with renewable energy, in some cases concentrated solar to produce syngas for downstream conversion to liquid fuels. Our goal is to decarbonize the aviation industry with sustainable aviation fuel (SAF)


About the job:

Dimensional Energy is seeking a Reactor Design Engineer who has technical expertise on syngas production and integration with downstream processes.


Design Reactors for Reverse Water-Gas Shift Reactions (RWGS) Hands-on operation and troubleshooting of R&D reactors. Play a leading role in the design, development, and implementation of evolution of reactor design. Provide the operations team with Process Flow Diagrams (PFD), Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID) and mass energy balances process data sheets and design equipment such as pumps and heat exchangers for reactors. Analyze operations data and prepare reports for R&D efforts related to government grants. Support technical planning, cost control and schedule coordination for individual projects and communicate closely with supervisors, colleagues, customers and suppliers. Job requirements

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Strong reactor and heat exchanger design skills Strong HSE experience and commitments Familiarity with plant instrumentation and process control, including process gas analyzers Knowledge of chemical processes, mechanical and electrical systems Ability to both prepare and follow detailed operations guidelines and procedures Experience with COMSOL and ASPEN

Education & Experience:

Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering or closely related field 5-10+ years of experience with syngas, reverse water gas shift reactions (RWGS) or closely related process OR

Associate's degree in process operations 10-15+ years experience with RWGS or closely related process

Physical Requirements:

Flexibility in work schedule, including shift work Ability to lift up to 30 lbs

Position type: Full-Time

Start date: Immediate

Position salary: $120,000 - $140,000 per year + equity

Position Location: Tucson, Arizona

Relocation Package: A relocation package can be provided to assist with moving expenses

Manages: Operators, Engineers, and EPC

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