Cybercoders Hayward , CA 94540
If you are a Process Engineer with experience, please read on!
Based in the great Bay Area we are a biotech company pioneering a novel approach to producing oils and protein with an advanced NASA-inspired technology that uses microbes and carbon dioxide. Due to growth and demand for our services, we are in need of hiring for a Process engineer that possesses strong experience with handling projects and chemical engineering.
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What You Will Be Doing
Act as the face of the organization through effective communication to the Client.
Work effectively within project teams in an office setting, with remote team members, and collaborating with lab research and development efforts.
Develop written process scopes of work detailing the process requirements.
Compile detailed process activity estimates by task and hours spent.
Manage scope, schedule, and budget effectively.
Manage the entire design process from inception to completion. This includes: Leading process teams, process work planning, collaboration with lab research and development, coordinating the process discipline EPC efforts, design reviews (internal, with EPC companies, and with the client), and checking deliverables (calculations, drawings, technical reports).
Develop high-level written protocols or written service tasks defining collaboration requirements from research and development.
Maintain familiarity with various industrial codes such as OSHA, ASME and API.
Sizing and specifying of typical process equipment including pumps, heat exchangers, pipes, etc.
Compile and issue requests for proposal (RFP) or requests for quote (RFQ).
Evaluation of proposals and quotations from vendors for technical and economic compliance to specifications and project objectives.
Review equipment submittals for accuracy and validate against specifications
Develop and/or verify Mass and Energy balances around new or existing system
Familiar with inputs required and able to assess the results from process simulations
Prepare PFD and P&IDs for new processes or redline existing drawings for new functionality
Participate in Process Hazard Analysis meetings and Pre-Startup Safety Reviews
Visit customer sites and vendor facilities for field work
What You Need for this Position
Must have experience in the Chemical or Bioprocessing Industries
Project engineering experience
Experience in a Multidiscipline Engineering
Process Safety experience (PHAs, Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment, Documentation to support process safety, etc.)
Current knowledge of Safety Relief Device applications and system design procedures for overpressure protection
Current working knowledge of Chemical Engineering principles with an emphasis on Fluid Mechanics, Mass and Heat transfer, and Thermodynamics
Must be technically sound, communicate effectively, and willingness to collaborate with research teammates
Professional Engineer license (Any State in the USA, secondly any Province in Canada)
Experience with bioreactions, especially multi-phase gas/liquid reactions or fermentations
Experience with gasification, syngas conditioning and cleaning, hydrogen purification, oxygen handling, carbon dioxide handling, bio-reactions, and bioprocessing is a plus but not required
Develop designs for new processes and/or facilities with input from technical managers, vendors, and research.
What's In It for You
Competitive base salary and overall compensation package
Full benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision
401 (K) with generous company match
Generous Paid time off (PTO)
Vacation, sick, and paid holidays
Life Insurance coverage
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