Greater Boston, MA, USA

Regional Vice President of Business Development

USA, Western Europe, Southeastern Europe and Middle East, Asia

Codes: BD-USA, BD-Europe, BD-Asia, BD-SEME

If you have years of experience in the clean energy sector and want to work for a company with tremendous potential from its early stages Advent is right for you.

We are looking for senior level individuals who can develop the market for Advent’s products. Experience in working with fuel cell companies is highly preferable though not mandatory.

You must be someone who can generate and cultivate business opportunities, whether commercial or strategic partnerships at a senior level, and represent the company in C-level meetings.

Advent is a can-do, practical, innovation-driven environment where few people of excellent technical caliber have accomplished too much in too little time.
If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at 
[email protected] with the corresponding code.

Fuel Cell Testing Technician, Code: FC1-USA

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 [email protected] with the corresponding code.

 

Fuel Cell Testing Manager, Code: FC2-USA

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 [email protected] with the corresponding code.

Coating Machine Operator, Code: CM1-USA

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 [email protected] with the corresponding code.

Instrumentation Specialist, Code: IS2-USA

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 [email protected] with the corresponding code.

Chemical Technician, Code: CT1-USA

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 [email protected] with the corresponding code.

Senior Scientist, Electrode Development, Code: SS3-USA

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 [email protected] with the corresponding code.

Cambridge, MA, USA

Patras, Greece

Production Technician, Code: PT-Greece

Advent Technologies is looking to expand the production line by adding multiple Production Technicians in Patras/Greece

Description:

Support innovative Company to the production of core components in the energy sector.

Tasks:

  • Build and test assemblies (equipment setup, operation, preventative maintenance tasks to meet all standards for safety, quality and efficiency)
  • Inspect and test finished products to ensure conformity with specifications and codes
  • Identify problems and suggest improvements (problems could be mechanical errors, safety issues identified inefficiency)

Qualifications required:

  • B.Sc. in a relevant subject (Mechanical, Science)
  • Previous experience in similar environment will be considered as a plus
  • Good motor skills and the ability to do fine assembly
  • Ability to check for defects and identify and distinguish between colors
  • Experience in a start-up or pilot production environment
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • Ability to read and carefully follow instructions
  • Very good organization
  • Capable of working independently to a production schedule
  • Problem-solver and analytical thinker
  • Exceptional attention to detail and a passion for producing quality
  • Dependable work

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at [email protected] with the corresponding code.

Manufacturing Process Engineer, Code: MPE-Greece

Advent Technologies is looking to hire a Manufacturing Process Engineer in Patras/Greece

Description:

Advent Technologies is looking for a Manufacturing process engineers to improve overall manufacturing processes through analysis and strategic planning. The role also involves identifying inefficient manufacturing processes and work to eliminate them to increase output and decrease costs. This is a skilled position that requires a lot of previous experience and in-depth knowledge of the manufacturing process. 

Tasks:

  • Analyze current production procedures
  • Improving and developing manufacturing / production processes
  • Research new machinery
  • Create Plans to eliminate production issues
  • Discuss production issues and queries with internal employees, sub-contract suppliers, and customers
  • Managing multiple production engineering projects
  • Maintain production documentation
  • Report to production manager

Qualifications required:

  • B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering
  • At least 3 years of experience in a production engineering, manufacturing engineering or process engineering position
  • Read, understand, and interpret complex engineering drawings
  • Experience working with industrial machinery
  • Strategic planning skills
  • Project Management experience
  • Critical Thinking
  • Interpersonal communication skill
  • Experience in a start-up or pilot production environment
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • Very good organization
  • Problem-solver and analytical thinker
  • Exceptional attention to detail and a passion for producing quality
  • Dependable work
  • Strong IT skills including CAD, Solidworks

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at [email protected] with the corresponding code.

Engineer, Safety & Compliance, Code: ESC-Greece

Advent Technologies is looking to hire an Engineer, Safety & Compliance for fuel cells in Patras/Greece

Description:

Support innovative Company to successfully obtain certification from related authorities.

Tasks:

  • Specifying certification requirements for a HTPEM fuel cell system, both domestic and international.
  • Specifying certification requirements of electrical and mechanical components for a HTPEM fuel cell system, both domestic and international.
  • Work with engineering department on compliance issues related to installations, both domestic and international.
  • Work with domestic and international utilities, inspection authorities, and other government agencies to negotiate market acceptance of Advent products.
  • Prepare documentation for engineering projects.
  • Maintain a library of technical decisions
  • Work jointly with supply chain personnel to ensure sourced components complete agency certifications
  • Work jointly with engineering staff to ensure that items related to compliance are driven to closure on-time
  • Coordinate Field Evaluations
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally on a regular basis

Qualifications required:

  • 5+ years of compliance engineering experience
  • Technical Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and oral
  • Excellent ability to work on many items in parallel
  • Excellent complex project management experience
  • Excellent ability to track action items and drive to closure
  • Engineering Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Prior working experience with or at an international certification agency
  • Prior working experience with hydrogen equipment product safety engineering
  • Prior working experience with hazardous location equipment product safety engineering.

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at [email protected] with the corresponding code.

 

Mechanical Engineer, Code: ME-Greece

Advent Technologies is looking to hire experienced Mechanical Engineer for fuel cell stack development in Patras/Greece

Description:

Support innovative Company in design, development & manufacturing of High Temperature fuel cell stacks (HT PEMFCs) operating at temperatures 160-200oC for automotive applications

Tasks:

  • Design and assembly of fuel cells subsystems & stacks; lead efforts at integration of stacks with customer’s systems
  • Develop test procedures for in-house and external testing in response to customer requirements and potential failure modes
  • Select materials to be used for stack components
  • Frequent hands-on work for prototyping and testing
  • Conduct root cause analysis of failed composite, thermoplastic, and metal parts.
  • Lead QC efforts on stack testing
  • Plan for overall project and component design timing.
  • Write reports documenting test results and design choices, present on these topics to internal management and OEM customers

Qualifications required:

  • Minimum BS degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical engineering. Other engineering degrees considered if containing relevant stack design experience. A Master or PhD Degree will be considered as a plus.
  • Experience in Electrochemical engineering with preferable expertise in fuel cell systems. Experience in product design (i.e. autocad, solidworks), construction and materials handling
  • Ability to calculate flow, pressure drop, and heat transfer characteristics
  • Familiarity with product engineering documentation and change management
  • Demonstrated initiative and interpersonal skills in commercial team environments
  • Command of English in written and oral communication skills

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at [email protected] with the corresponding code.

 

Senior Test Engineer, Code: STE-Greece

Advent Technologies is looking to hire a Senior Test Engineer for fuel cell stack development in Patras/Greece

Description:

Support innovative Company in timely design and execution of test protocols on High Temperature fuel cell stacks (HT PEMFCs) and components. The role requires balancing an electrical, mechanical, and chemical know how, in order to accurately and safely collect, analyze, and report required data. The Test Engineer is required to establish, promote and maintain excellent rapport with all internal customers, co-workers, and others as appropriate.

Tasks

  • Design and execute experiments to test components and processes from many aspects of the stack life cycle: R&D, Quality, Production Optimization, and Reliability
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish multiple goals
  • Performs many complicated work-related tasks on various product lines
  • Lab reliability improvement project ownership
  • Design specialized test hardware, fixtures and data acquisition equipment
  • Collect and analyze test data and prepare reports explaining the results
  • Perform in-process inspection of data and notify team of irregularities
  • Debug mechanical, electrical and chemical problems with the test equipment
  • Incorporate permanent solutions to known test failure modes
  • Benchmark test methods inside and outside the industry
  • Performs work related tasks according to company guidelines for scheduled maintenance

Qualifications required:

  • B.S. in Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical, Aerospace Engineering, Physics – Electrical Engineering beneficial >4 years’ experience
  • Experience in diverse testing environments desired
  • Experience using a structured problem solving process
  • Exposure to electrochemistry, fuel cell, or battery technology is highly desirable
  • Demonstrated “hands on” troubleshooting skills
  • Experience or course work requiring use of lab electronics (i.e. multimeter, oscilloscope, breadboard circuits, etc.)
  • Demonstrated programming experience is a plus (LabVIEW, MATLAB, Visual Basic, etc.)
  • Ability to communicate with all levels within the organization in a verbal and written manner – managers, co-workers, support services, electronic communications, et al.
  • Organizational and planning skills

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at [email protected] with the corresponding code.

Software Engineer, Code: SE-Greece

Advent Technologies is looking to hire a Software Engineer for fuel cell stack development in Patras/Greece

Description:

The Software Engineer role will be responsible for the design and development of embedded software and diagnostic solutions for Advent fuel cell systems. By maintaining current software platforms and also designing new software solutions to enhance fuel cell system functionality, the Software Engineer will help deliver high quality products to our customers in the field.

Tasks:

  • Design, develop and implement embedded software solutions for fuel cell systems to yield improved performance and ease of interfacing.
  • Specific design and development responsibilities include:
    • Embedded drivers for various boards
    • Windows programs to interface/test embedded software/devices
    • Diagnostic software and algorithms
  • Ensure software solutions meet rigorous quality standards.
  • Regularly analyze software solutions and make ongoing improvements to increase product quality.
  • Debug/test hardware and embedded products within systems as required.
  • Maintain current documentation of all software phases
  • Commit to ongoing cross-functional collaboration to better understand technology requirements and calibrate design efforts accordingly.
  • Support project teams and collaborate as needed to meet project objectives.

Qualifications required:

  • BS in software engineering, computer science, electrical engineering or other relevant field of study.
  • At least 3 years of experience in real-time embedded software development.
  • Experience with version control software.
  • Excellent knowledge of software design theory, and hardware subsystems
  • Knowledge in reading PCB schematics and data sheets for components
  • Knowledge of fuel cell systems a plus.
  • Experience with any or all of the following highly preferred:
    • NXP Coldfire (MCF52258) and ST Micro ARM (STM32F7xx)
    • Driver development experience including Ethernet, Web Interfaces (HTTPS), SNMP, TFTP, RTOS, CAN, USB, SPI Drivers, Bootloaders, A/D etc.
    • Fluency in C/C++, Assembler
    • C#, C++ and/or JAVA.
    • Database and Excel experience.
    • LabVIEW.
    • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Results-oriented and driven work style.
  • Excellent task-oriented follow-through.

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at [email protected] with the corresponding code.

Senior Chemist, Code: SC-Greece

Advent Technologies is looking to hire a Senior Chemist for materials development in Patras/Greece

Description:

Advent Technologies SA is looking to hire a Materials Chemist to support development, qualification, and manufacture of new materials to meet a range of specific properties, standards and perform under various conditions.

Tasks:

  • Working as part of a team in materials R&D
  • This role would be well-suited to someone with a higher qualification in Chemistry (MSc is desirable) and experience developing materials such as monomers and polymers.
  • Undertaking development work to produce materials 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
  • Adhering to and advancing material and process safety through COSHH, MHDS, risk assessments
  • Supporting process control and improvement techniques
  • Producing high quality technical reports for senior management

Qualifications required:

  • MSc. 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
  • Strong communication skills, able to work effectively in a team
  • Able to write and present comprehensive technical report

If you share this mentality, please send us a bio at [email protected] with the corresponding code.