Project Manager R&D Hydrogen

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Zürich, Schweiz
  • Work experience
  • Manager First Level
  • Research, development, teaching
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About us

Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global market leader in energy from waste (EfW) and renewable gas. HZI acts as an engineering, procurement and construction contractor and project developer, delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological EfW recovery. HZI’s Service Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to support our clients throughout the entire life cycle of their plant.

Your responsibilities

  • Lead and execute design, simulation and experimental validation tasks across the HZI Power-to-Gas product portfolio, with main focus on electrolysis equipment and  systems
  • Lead & Drive related R&D projects, from target definition to serial production release, applying project management methods and tools along a stage-gate process
  • Lead team activities and workshops, covering topics from ideation till complex problem-solving tasks, applying analytical and statistical tools and methods
  • Coordinate project team members, experts and stakeholders globally, internal and external

Your experiences

  • PhD / Post-doc in hydrogen equipment and systems (Fuel Cells, Electrolysers, Energy Systems) related sciences
  • Lecturing experience
  • Practical experience in the design, optimization, numerical and experimental validation of hydrogen equipment
  • References in R&D project management and demonstration of entrepreneurial spirit
  • Structured, systematic and focused work style with good documentation and documentation skills
  • Ambitious personality, eager to deliver results
  • Fluency in English, other languages are a plus

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application in English.

For HR agencies: Please note that we do not accept applications coming from agencies. Thank you.
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