Project Manager R&D Power to Gas

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Zürich (Schweiz)
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Work experience
  • Research, development, teaching
  • Technical occupations (other)
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About us

Zurich-based green-tech company Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global leader in solutions for energy transition and circular economy including Energy from Waste (EfW) and Renewable Gas (RG), operating as part of the Hitachi Zosen Corporation Group. HZI acts as a project developer, technology supplier and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological waste recovery. Its solutions are based on efficient and environmentally sound technologies, are thoroughly tested, and can be flexibly adapted to customer requirements. HZI’s Service Solutions Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to provide support throughout a plant’s entire plant cycle. HZI works for customers ranging from established waste management companies to up-and-coming partners in new markets. Its innovative and reliable solutions have been part of more than 1,600 reference projects worldwide.

Your responsibilities

  • You lead R&D projects as per our Power-to-Gas roadmap, with focus on Methanation, driving them from ideation to industrialization as per our R&D business process.
  • You coordinate internal and external teams, x- functional and interdisciplinary, as well as project stakeholders
  • You act es a technical expert, leading technical reviews, DOE, RCA, FMEA or similar tasks
  • You consult business functions in commercial activities
  • You evaluate and manage relations with R&D partners wrom within the Hitachi Zosen group, from academia and industry
  • You contribute to the overall know-how an skills growth of team members and company

Your experiences

  • PhD in process-engineering and/or chemical-engineering
  • 3+ years in industry R&D, demonstrated to organize R&D partners, delivering towards a substantial business case
  • worked in the field of methanation, on process modelling and simulation as well as experimentally, ideally at lab scale as well as industrial scale like on a pilot and demonstrator installation
  • Experience in the acquisition of public funding
  • Structured and reliable working and documenting style
  • Eager to learn and to deliver fast
  • Open-minded, pro-active, with good communication skills
  • Good command of German and English language

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.

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