Junior Test Engineer/Scientist

Website ZincNyx ZincNyx Energy Solutions, Inc.

ZincNyx Energy Solutions is developing a range of energy storage products based on a novel zinc-air flow battery technology. A very substantial market for these products exists in utility, commercial, industrial, remote power generation and similar applications. With powerful backing and a committed nucleus ZincNyx is expanding its product development team to capitalize on this rare opportunity.

Job Description:

Working with domain specialists, the Test Engineer will participate in a variety of projects that involve tasks such as test planning, equipment assembly, system testing, data capture, result analysis and equipment maintenance.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop, document and review test plans
  • Execute test plans and record results
  • Analyze test results and recommend improvements to both test-target and test-bed
  • Maintain equipment functionality and cleanliness
  • Maintain inventories of chemicals, test articles and other disposables through purchase orders and labelling
  • Create equipment operating procedures, test procedures, and operations checklists
  • Assemble electro-mechanical sub-assemblies according to procedures
  • Continuously analyze and implement improvements to procedures for safety and efficiency
  • Schedule test activities for timeliness and accuracy
  • Adhere to safety and environmental procedures for self and fellow employees

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Science or Applied Science
  • 2 years’ experience as a Test Engineer in a lab environment
  • Computer literacy in Excel and Word
  • Aptitude for electro-mechanical assembly and troubleshooting
  • Ability to work with fluidic subsystems
  • Ability to work from engineering drawings and BOMs
  • Must be fluent in English with excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Experience working with typical chemistry lab equipment
  • Ability to work with chemicals while observing all safety requirements
  • Familiarity with P&ID specifications
  • Experience with electrochemical systems
  • Experience as a research assistant
  • Exposure to fuel cell design and development tasks
  • Experience with LabVIEW

Compensation:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Location:

Vancouver, B.C.

Great location!  Located close to the Canada Line Marine Drive SkyTrain station.

No phone calls please.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@zincnyx.com