Bachelor's Degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering or a related field (Masters or PhD preferred)
Minimum 5-8 years of work experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the job duties and responsibilities
Strong understanding of electromagnetics, fluid dynamics, and thermodynamics
Strong hands-on laboratory skills with a willingness to troubleshoot equipment
Experience designing custom equipment via CAD (such as SolidWorks) and working with manufactures to construct the equipment
Familiarity with instrumentation and data acquisition (such as LabView)
Experience in electromagnetic and fluid dynamics modeling desirable (such as COMSOL or FLUENT)
Organized: Ability to intelligently categorize information in a method that is intuitive to others
Coachable: Willing to accept feedback and learn from others
Resilient: Perform well under pressure
Inquisitive: Willingness and desire to learn and to promote learning by the team
Creative: Problem solver who challenges previous assumptions and methods to continuously improve and solve challenges; relentlessly pursues a better solution
Adaptable: Demonstrated ability to adapt and change in a dynamic and evolving environment
Safety minded: Demonstrate a high level of safety awareness and conviction
Technical writer: Adept at describing, documenting, and conveying the results of experiment.
Analytically minded: Experience plotting and presenting data.
Reliable: Consistent delivery on timelines
The Development Engineer is responsible for the design of Maat Energy’s plasma reactor that are critical to reliable operation of our process
You will be responsible for designing, coordinating constructing, and evaluating new plasma reactors
Manage tasks with minimal oversight
Establishing HAZOP and SOPs for safe use of the equipment
Documenting designs and experimental results in reports for continued plasma reactor improvement
Produce detailed documentation and supporting data
Communicate findings and recommended course of action
Work with fabricators or suppliers to produce complex plasma reactor assemblies
Participate in brainstorming and problem solving in a team setting to identify solutions
Mentor and train less experienced employees
Performs other duties as needed
Maat Energy Company, located in Cambridge, MA, is excited to announce its search for a Development Engineer.
At Maat Energy we apply scientific principles, engineering practices, and a lot of hard work to solve real problems that have a global impact. We use sophisticated analysis methods, advanced manufacturing techniques, and often even our hands to build first of its kind technologies. We do not compromise on safety, quality, or performance. If you want to solve tough problems, build real things, and have a big impact then you should join us.
You would be responsible for assisting with designing, implementing, commissioning, ramping up, and optimizing of Maat Energy’s Atmospheric Microwave Plasma Technology systems which are critical to scaling up our processes.
You will be at the front lines of implementing new designs, solving operational challenges, and design optimization in a team effort. You will organize resulting data and pursue continuous improvement of experimental setup and operation.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $60,000 – 85,000 per year
Benefits: Health insurance
Schedule: 8 hour shift
Ability to commute/relocate: Cambridge, MA 02140: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)