Thermal-Fluids Engineer
Level II/III/Staff
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Dorchester, Boston, MA, USA
Experience Level
  • Validate design modifications for thermal concerns using simulation and measurements from physical prototypes
  • Specify and develop thermal requirements
  • Design, build, and test thermal subsystems utilizing CAD and machine shop
  • Ensure the seamless integration of thermal subsystems in the MVP and prototypes
  • Work with software team to implement physics-based control algorithms
  • Create listed BOM for mechanical as well as electrical systems
  • Create process flow diagrams, models, and simulations of the production systems
  • Work with contractors to specify functional requirements for the various subsystems
  • Develop safety systems and protocols for the test and production systems
  • Develop and enhance in-house machining and simulation capabilities
  • Opportunities to travel domestically and internationally
  • Participate in building and growing company culture and values
Desired Qualifications
  • Deeply motivated by the climate crisis and its downstream impacts
  • 2+ years of work experience in mechanical engineering, systems engineering, or related fields
  • Candidates with additional experience will be considered and role designation will be commensurate with experience
  • Exceptional communication and documentation skills
  • Strong background in thermodynamics and thermal management
  • Experience in one or multiple of the following:
  • Working knowledge of thermal/CFD simulation tools (ACSIM, UH3D, Fluent, MATLAB)
  • Thermodynamics theory and modeling software (e.g. EES, REFPROP)
  • Knowledge of thermal and HVAC systems including compressors, HVAC assembly, heat exchangers, fluid transfer components
  • Mechanical design, CAD, and/or rapid prototyping practices
  • Tolerance stacking of large assemblies and sub assemblies
  • Mechanical fabrication (subtractive/additive manufacturing, welding, etc.)
  • Fluid and/or gas handling systems, including safety and compliance
  • Fuel cells and battery systems
  • Familiarity with Linux/Unix-based operating systems via command line
  • Familiarity with one or more software languages (Python, C++, MATLAB, etc.)
  • Experience with 5S or similar methodologies
Found Energy

1-10 employees

Aluminum-focused renewable energy company
Company Overview
Found Energy is a Boston-based, clean energy company on a mission to produce a carbon-free fuel that is lower-cost and more energy-dense than fossil fuels. Found Energy's technology uses metallic aluminum as the carbon-free fuel to produce hydrogen on-demand for less than $0.50 per kilogram and at five times the volumetric energy density of liquid hydrogen.
  • Health & dental
  • 20 days PTO, 11 holidays, & unlimited sick days
  • 3+ months parental leave
  • stock options
  • professional development budget
Company Core Values
  • Respect life
  • Think big and deliver
  • Be the i in team
  • Always be adapting