We are leading the effort in creating a Cleaner, Safer world. Our unique technology allows us to convert hydrogen and other renewable fuels into electricity. With more than 15 years of research, three major global locations and cutting-edge technology, Advent is making a real change right now. Join us on the mission to de-carbonize the world faster!

 

Greater Boston, MA, USA

Senior Manager – Accounting and Finance

We believe that the world can decarbonize faster. To accelerate electrification, we will need Hydrogen and Renewable Fuels (aka Liquid Sun, Liquid Wind). These fuels will enable true zero emissions (well to wheel) carbon-neutral power for the automotive, aviation, drone, portable, marine, and heat & power generation markets. We are global leaders in research, development, and production of fuel cell systems for portable power applications.

We are looking for a reliable and smart Senior Finance and Accounting Manager to join our growing team and report directly to the CFO. The ideal candidate will be a proactive, competent, and initiative taker for this important role. You will constantly be prioritizing in this fast-paced environment. They will be self-motivated, trustworthy and possess excellent time management skills. To sum it up, we are looking for an individual that will wear many hats for the Finance function.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the preparation and review of the consolidated financial statements and SEC filings for the company, including Forms 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K.  Ensure financial statements comply with U.S. GAAP and company accounting policies, while also ensuring compliance with SEC rules and regulations
  • Assist in month-end, quarter-end, and year-end financial close procedures, i.e., review account reconciliations and roll-forward schedules
  • Review contracts and agreements, and ensure such transactions are accounted for in accordance with U.S. GAAP
  • Review journal entries based on supporting reconciliations and schedules
  • Assist in preparation and review of monthly balance sheet and income statement flux variance analyses for management reporting
  • Maintain a compliance calendar for all external reporting requirements and execute on those deliverables including, but not limited to, SEC filings as well as sales tax and income tax filings
  • Coordinate financial audits and tax provision calculation with the auditors and tax consultants
  • Assist in the preparation of detailed forecasts and budgets; assist CFO with FP&A activities
  • Assist with Treasury and financing activities as needed
  • Other ad hoc projects as required
  • Ability to work, adapt and evolve in a fast-paced environment, working under deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills to keep others informed of progress
  • Systems savvy with a solid understanding of accounting systems and how to extract, organize and analyze data (PowerPoint, Excel, etc.)

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and/or finance
  • 10+ years of recent public and/or private accounting experience
  • Team player with strong communication, analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Strong knowledge of U.S. GAAP and financial reporting
  • Technical accounting research
  • SEC reporting 
  • Audit experience 
  • Treasury management and cash forecasting
  • Experience working in paperless environment strongly preferred
  • Familiarity with any of the Navision cloud-based accounting systems is a plus

Education/Other:

  • Master’s degree in Accounting/Finance
  • CPA license preferred

This position in onsite at our Boston, Massachusetts office. Local candidates only and must be authorized to work in the United States.

For consideration, please forward a resume to careers@advent.energy reference SMAF_MA/USA in the subject line of the e-mail.

Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries, Advent Technologies Inc., Advent Technologies S.A., and UltraCell, LLC are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law

Mechanical/Electrical Test Technicians – Green Energy

Advent Technologies is building the future in green energy and seeking detail-oriented technicians with strong hands-on electromechanical skills for fuel cell assembly, test stand operation, and cell performance assessment with occasional debugging. High quality mechanical assembly skills and an unwavering attention to detail are critical for success in this position. Familiarity with compressed gas handling and experience troubleshooting and correcting compressed gas and fluid leaks is helpful. The ideal candidate must also understand basic electrical theory and be comfortable operating a range of electrical and mechanical test instrumentation including resistance and volt meters, programmable load banks, mass flow controllers, heater controllers, as well as classical mechanical testing equipment such as tensile testers, hydraulic presses, thickness gauges, etc. Demonstrated equipment troubleshooting skills are highly valued. Prior experience handling fuel cell membrane electrode assemblies and successfully building these into stacks is helpful but not required, and experience programming PLCs and manipulating data using Excel to assess cell performance may be beneficial.

Candidates with an AS or AAS degree in electrical or mechanical technologies, or those with BS degrees in mechanical, electrical, or chemical engineering or chemistry are particularly encouraged to apply. Advent is growing rapidly and has a start-up culture where high performing employees will enjoy great success. A positive can-do attitude is necessary to thrive in this fast-paced innovation-driven environment, and you must be able to interact with a multidisciplinary team of engineers, chemists, material scientists, and business leaders to positively impact the future of green energy for a brighter tomorrow.

Requirements:

  • You must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • If you are out of state, you must be willing to self-relocate 

If you have considerable experience with several of these competencies, please share a resume that highlights your experience. Advent is growing rapidly and has a start-up culture where high performing employees will enjoy great success. A positive can-do attitude is necessary to thrive in this fast-paced innovation-driven environment, and you must be able to interact with a multidisciplinary team of engineers, chemists, material scientists, and business leaders to positively impact the future of green energy for a brighter tomorrow.

Advent Technologies is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from qualified contributors without regard for race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please send an email to hr@advent.energy.

For consideration, please forward a resume to carrers@advent.energy reference FCTT_MA/USA in the subject line of the e-mail.

Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries, Advent Technologies Inc., Advent Technologies S.A., and UltraCell, LLC are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law

Automation, Robotics, and Manufacturing Process Development Engineers

Advent Technologies is building the future in green energy and seeks experienced engineers with background in developing new manufacturing processes, developing the automation and robotics systems to bring these processes to life, and having the scientific acumen to accurately characterize the results and drive new process technology innovation across the company. Multiple positions are anticipated across a range of educational backgrounds, and ideal candidates will have a breadth of interdisciplinary skills including:

  • Expert skills in conceiving new automation system architectures
  • Expert 3D CAD proficiency, preferably in Solidworks, demonstrated by a rich portfolio of past accomplishments
  • Experience applying Finite Element Analysis to support system and process design
  • Experience integrating advanced process technologies including laser processing, ultrasonics, surface treatments and dispensing, coating, and web handling
  • Experience programming PLC’s and Robot systems
  • Experience setting up and programming vision-based inspection systems
  • Solid hand-on prototyping skills
  • Experience operating 3D printers and capacity to recommend specific technologies based on the application
  • Solid understanding of electrical theory and instrumentation use
  • Experience designing, documenting, and building industrial control panels and cable assemblies
  • Experience integrating a wide range of sensors including pressure, flow, proximity, and precision gauging
  • Familiarity with compressed gas handling, plumbing, and leak checking is helpful
  • Understanding of and capacity to operate safely in a multidisciplinary development lab environment, including understanding of basic chemical and electrical safety protocols
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Experience planning and conducting Design of Experiments
  • Ability to communicate clearly with a multidisciplinary team is critical

If you have considerable experience with several of these competencies, please share a resume that highlights your experience. Advent is growing rapidly and has a start-up culture where high performing employees will enjoy great success. A positive can-do attitude is necessary to thrive in this fast-paced innovation-driven environment, and you must be able to interact with a multidisciplinary team of engineers, chemists, material scientists, and business leaders to positively impact the future of green energy for a brighter tomorrow.

Requirements:

  • You must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • If you are out of state, you must be willing to self-relocate 

Advent Technologies is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from qualified contributors without regard for race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please send an email to hr@advent.energy.

For consideration, please forward a resume to carrers@advent.energy reference FCARMeng/USA in the subject line of the e-mail.

Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries, Advent Technologies Inc., Advent Technologies S.A., and UltraCell, LLC are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law

Senior Scientist, Electrode Development

If you have fuel cell experience in gas diffusion electrodes, catalyst coated membranes, inks, and ionomers contributing to state-of-the-art membrane electrode assemblies and want to work for a company with tremendous potential from its early stages Advent is right for you.

We are looking for experienced individuals who can develop new  Advent products. Experience in working with fuel cell companies is highly preferable though not mandatory. Preferred Ph.D. in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering with >3 years’ experience or MS (Chemistry) with > 5years experience.

You must be someone who can contribute to new intellectual property and is familiar with all aspects of product development.

Advent is a can-do, practical, innovation-driven environment where few people of excellent technical caliber have accomplished much in a short time.

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: SSED_MA/USA

Fuel Cell Testing Technician

If you have experience operating single cell fuel cell test stations, as well as fuel cell stack testing employing membrane electrode assemblies and want to work for a company with tremendous potential from its early stages Advent is right for you.

We are looking for individuals who can support the development of new  Advent products as well as our roll to roll manufacturing processes. The Fuel Cell Testing Technician will operate our high throughput single cell test facility as well as stack testing. This position supports our development and manufacturing staff by contributing to experimental design, and analyzing results for both production and developmental materials. This position is responsible for the safe operation of single cell and stack units and is expected to  produce highly consistent results.  Preferred B.S. Chemistry,  B.S. Chemical Engineering, or B.S. Mechanical Engineering.

You must be someone who can work with a variety of staff having different technical backgrounds and familiar with aspects of product development and manufacturing.

Advent is a can-do, practical, innovation-driven environment where few people of excellent technical caliber have accomplished much in a short time.

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: FCTT_MA/USA

 

Fuel Cell Testing Manager

If you have experience operating single cell fuel cell test stations, as well as fuel cell stack testing employing membrane electrode assemblies and want to work for a company with tremendous potential from its early stages Advent is right for you.

We are looking for individuals who can support the development of new  Advent products as well as our roll to roll manufacturing processes. The Fuel Cell Test manager will manage our high throughput single cell test facility as well as stack testing. This position supports our development and manufacturing staff by contributing to experimental design, and analyzing results for both production and developmental materials. This position is responsible for the safe operation and maintenance of data integrity.  Preferred B.S. or M.S. Mechanical Engineering. B.S. Chemistry,  B.S. Chemical Engineering with relevant experience (> 3 yrs).

You must be someone who can work with a variety of staff having different technical backgrounds and familiar with aspects of product development and manufacturing.

Advent is a can-do, practical, innovation-driven environment where few people of excellent technical caliber have accomplished much in a short time.

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: FCTM_MA/USA

Coating Machine Operator

If you have experience operating development scale roll to roll coating machines, and in particular fuel cell experience in gas diffusion electrodes, catalyst coated membranes, inks, and ionomers contributing to state-of-the-art membrane electrode assemblies and want to work for a company with tremendous potential from its early stages Advent is right for you.

We are looking for individuals who can support the development of new  Advent products as well as our roll to roll manufacturing processes  . The Coating Machine Operator will work with our development and manufacturing staff contributing to experimental design, running membrane casting and electrode coating equipment, and analyzing results. Preferred B.S. or M.S. Mechanical Engineering B.S., Chemical Engineering or relevant experience.

You must be someone who can work with a variety of staff having different technical backgrounds and familiar with aspects of product development and manufacturing.

Advent is a can-do, practical, innovation-driven environment where few people of excellent technical caliber have accomplished much in a short time.

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: CMO_MA/USA

Instrumentation Specialist

If you have experience running and analyzing supporting instrumentation for the development of membranes, ionomers,  gas diffusion electrodes, catalyst coated membranes, and inks, contributing to state-of-the-art membrane electrode assemblies and want to work for a company with tremendous potential from its early stages Advent is right for you.

We are looking for experienced individuals who can support the development of new  Advent products as well as our manufacturing processes. Experience with instrumentation such as porosity measurement, rheology, TGA, and polymer characterization is highly preferable though not mandatory. Preferred MS. In Chemistry with >3 years’ experience or BS/AB Chemistry with > 5 years experience.

You must be someone who can contribute to new intellectual property and is familiar with all aspects of product development and manufacturing.

Advent is a can-do, practical, innovation-driven environment where few people of excellent technical caliber have accomplished much in a short time.

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: IS_MA/USA

Chemical Technician

If you have experience running experiments analyzing resulting data in the development of membranes, ionomers,  gas diffusion electrodes, catalyst coated membranes, and inks, contributing to state-of-the-art membrane electrode assemblies and want to work for a company with tremendous potential from its early stages Advent is right for you.

We are looking for individuals who can support the development of new  Advent products as well as our manufacturing processes. Chemical Technicians will work with our development and manufacturing staff contributing to experimental design, running tests, and analyzing results. Preferred B.S. In Chemistry or Chemical Engineering.

You must be someone who can work with a variety of staff having different technical backgrounds and familiar with aspects of product development and manufacturing.

Advent is a can-do, practical, innovation-driven environment where few people of excellent technical caliber have accomplished much in a short time.

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: CT_MA/USA

Livermore, CA, USA

Industrial Engineer

Decarbonize Faster. Any Fuel. Anywhere!

We believe that the world can decarbonize faster. To accelerate electrification, we will need Hydrogen and Renewable Fuels (aka Liquid Sun, Liquid Wind). These fuels will enable true zero emissions (well to wheel) carbon-neutral power for the automotive, aviation, drone, portable, marine, and heat & power generation markets.

We are global leaders in research, development, and production of fuel cell systems for portable power applications.

We have an immediate opening for an Industrial Engineer at our Ultracell LLC offices in Livermore, California!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design manufacturing processes and creates associated documentation
  • Design or specifies manufacturing and testing equipment
  • Maintain and calibrate instruments
  • Inspect materials and components
  • Develop manufacturing procedures and control plans
  • Schedule production activities and organizes daily production meetings
  • Train technicians and assemblers on new processes and provides instructions and manuals
  • Plan layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency and ensures a safe working environment
  • Collect and analyzes reliability data of fuel cell components and systems
  • Work with the development team to ensure design for manufacturability

Required:

  • 5-10 years of relevant experience
  • Strong knowledge of CNC machining, molding, soldering, welding, brazing, and 3D printing
  • Strong working knowledge of CAD/CAM software
  • Experience with power generation/storage products
  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering or related fields
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Project, Visio, or equivalent software
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States

Skills:

  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Troubleshooting skills and attention to detail
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent English language proficiency

Requirements:

  • You must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • If you are out of state, you must be willing to self-relocate

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: IE_CA/USA

Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries, Advent Technologies Inc., Advent Technologies S.A., and UltraCell, LLC are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law

Athens & Patras, Greece

Marketing & Events Associate

Job Description:

We are seeking for a Marketing & Events Associate to help plan and implement our sales marketing activities and assist in our events activities.

For this role, you should understand the full marketing mix and be familiar with ways to analyze market research and customers’ behavior. You should also be able to create spreadsheets and analyze quantitative data to interpret ROI and KPI metrics.

Ultimately, you should help us achieve our business goals through building strong marketing campaigns.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage daily administrative tasks to support the Marketing team
  • Gather and analyze consumer behavior data (e.g., web traffic and rankings) for events and for digital engagement
  • Create reports on marketing and sales metrics, and track ROI/KPIs
  • Prepare all marketing for and attend live marketing events and shows to represent the company
  • Track sales prospects and stakeholders to support the Sales team
  • Create a delightful and impactful customer experience across all touchpoints for pre-event, event, and post-event moments as needed
  • Assist with organizing promotional events
  • Support the Marketing team in creating marketing content and  advertising material (e.g. presentations, brochures and newsletters)
  • Keep organized records of marketing metrics, event reports and sales prospects
  • Monitor competitors’ marketing activities
  • Support the Social Media team with engaging content and back-end support
  • Update the website with new content

Requirements/Must Have’s:

  • Proven work experience as a Marketing Associate, Marketing Assistant or similar role
  • Knowledge of marketing digital tools and techniques
  • Experience with SEO/SEM campaigns
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical skills with a goal-oriented attitude
  • Must be available to travel internationally to events, conferences, tradeshows locations as required (including weekends as needed)
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, specifically with U.S. markets
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Greek
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, or related field
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat) and proficiency in using Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of design tools such as Canva (additional tools a plus)
  • Willing to be onsite at our downtown Athens offices Monday – Friday

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: MEA_Athens

Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries, Advent Technologies Inc., Advent Technologies S.A., and UltraCell, LLC are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law

Electrical Engineer

Decarbonize Faster. Any Fuel. Anywhere!

We believe that the world can decarbonize faster. To accelerate electrification, we will need Hydrogen and Renewable Fuels (aka Liquid Sun, Liquid Wind). These fuels will enable true zero emissions (well to wheel) carbon-neutral power for the automotive, aviation, drone, portable, marine, and heat & power generation markets.

We are global leaders in research, development, and production of fuel cell systems for portable power applications.

The current position is based in Athens or Patras.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop electrical testing methods and equipment used in manufacturing processes to assure excellent performance, quality, and reliability of all Advent products
  • Oversee fabrication and procurement of electrical components and equipment, ensuring safety standards are maintained
  • Design and develop testing equipment and electrical components for R&D fuel cell systems
  • Work with the development team to ensure design for manufacturability
  • Perform quality and performance analysis on new and legacy equipment
  • Design and maintain control systems and industrial automation & control applications to support test & development operations. Create and maintain software development standards

Required:

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering or related fields. MSc is a plus
  • Excellent skills in working with electrical components (PCB, microcontrollers, wiring interconnects, digital/analog I/O etc.) and manufacturing processes
  • Experience using test instrumentation and control systems
  • Understanding of electrical engineering codes and safety standards. Programming experience with PLC, LabVIEW, control systems, sensors, and other types of electronic devices

Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Troubleshooting and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Flexibility and multitasking ability
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Excellent English language proficiency

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: EE_Athens or EE_Patras

Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries, Advent Technologies Inc., Advent Technologies S.A., and UltraCell, LLC are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

 

Mechanical and Production Technicians

Advent Technologies is looking to hire Mechanical and Production Technicians in Patras/Greece.

Description:

ADVENT Technologies is an innovation-driven company in the fuel cell and hydrogen technology space. Our vision is to accelerate electrification through advanced materials, components, and next-generation fuel cell technology.

If you want to be part of a world-class team of engineers and scientists who are in a mission to develop disruptive technology solutions towards a zero-emission future, we are looking for individuals who can support the development of new Advent products as well as our manufacturing processes. Mechanical and Production Technicians will work in our research and development facilities located in Patras, Achaia.

Tasks:

  • Support various manufacturing process activities for assembling and testing of fuel cell components
  • Support the design and built of multi-disciplinary materials as well as cell components testing setups
  • Compile and reporting data from test results
  • Ensure equipment, materials and tools are in good condition and on-hand for work execution
  • Identify problems and suggest improvements
  • Ensure work compliances to safety and industry standards

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in mechanical, electrical, material engineering or relevant field
  • Previous experience in similar environment will be considered as a plus
  • Proven ability to read schematics and mechanical drawings
  • Hands-on experience with shop machining such as milling machine, lathes, bench drill presses, band saws, etc.

Skills:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem solving mindset
  • Ability to adapt and work in fast paced environments
  • Capable of working independently to a production schedule
  • Flexibility and multitasking ability
  • Cross-cultural communication skills
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: MPT_Patras

Senior Synthetic (Polymer) Chemist

Advent Technologies is looking to hire a Senior Synthetic Chemist in Patras.

Job Summary

We are looking for a Synthetic Chemist with expertise in organic synthesis to support development, qualification, and manufacture of new monomers and polymers to meet a range of specific properties & standards.

Job responsibilities:

  • Working as part of a team in materials R&D and Product Development
  • This role would be well-suited to someone with a higher qualification in Chemistry (MSc and/or PhD) and experience developing materials such as monomers and polymers
  • Undertaking development work to synthesize polymers meeting particular requirements and specifications
  • Qualifying materials developed to ensure compliance with industry standards
  • Evaluating raw materials and processes, particularly for replacement of obsolete raw materials or products
  • Coordinating with external suppliers and test houses as required
  • Investigating and resolving material and scale-up or manufacturing related problems
  • Supporting process control and improvement techniques
  • Producing high quality technical reports for management

Qualifications required:

  • MSc. And/or PhD in Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Materials Science or similar
  • Proven experience in the development of materials such as monomers and polymers
  • Experience handling hazardous chemicals and associated safety protocols
  • Experience with analytical techniques such as HPLC, SEC, UV-VIS etc.
  • Strong communication skills, able to work effectively in a team
  • Able to write and present comprehensive technical report

What we offer:

  • Collaborative, transparent, and team-oriented culture
  • Excellent working environment
  • Competetive salary

 

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at careers@advent.energy with the corresponding code: SSC_Patras

Advent Technologies Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries, Advent Technologies Inc., Advent Technologies S.A., and UltraCell, LLC are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.