Senior Process Engineer Power-to-Gas

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Milano (Italy)
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Work experience
  • Engineer
scheme imagescheme imagescheme image

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 develop design concepts for our Power-to-Gas (PtG) products and systems(H2, Methane, Syngas projects), from basic to detail engineering(in collaboration with other departments)
  • You prepare all relevant process documents, i.e. component designs, heat & mass balance sheets, P&IDs, PFDs, datasheets, inspection tests, etc.for both tender and execution phase
  • You conduct the technical evaluation of bids, join the supplier selection process, and ensure timely order of your assigned systems and components
  • You report to the project manager during execution phase
  • You develop and participate in HAZOP analysisand system risk assessments
  • You coordinate the interfaces across internal and external parties during the execution phase
  • You support the construction and commissioning team on site
  • You travel up to 20% to site

Your experiences

  • You are a trained process engineer with 5+ years’ experience in a similar role in the field of methanation, hydrogen, synthetic fuels or alike
  • You have experience in concept development, finding solid technical and commercial solutions, and have worked on a plant (operations, commissioning, construction or alike)
  • You are proficient with MS Office, especially MS Excel, as well as with CAE engineering tools(e.g. COMOS)
  • You have good communication skills, are solution-oriented, and feel comfortable working in a new area of technology
  • You are an autonomous, convincing personality who enjoys working in teams
  • You are fluent in English, Italian and /or German are a big plus

We offer

  • Responsibility and challenge within multi discipline field of activities
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Career path options
  • Start-up mentality within a company proud of its history
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international company
  • Inclusive, values led culture


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.
  • Giovanna Zizzo
  • Sr. Talent Acquisition Partner