Full-Time

Technology Leader

Alcohols

Updated on 4/30/2024

Air Company

Air Company

51-200 employees

Converts excess CO₂ into sustainable alcohols and fuels

Consumer Goods

Senior

Brooklyn, NY, USA

Required Skills
Sales
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering, advanced degree highly preferred
  • 10+ years of experience in refining, chemical, petrochemicals, or energy industry
  • 5+ years of experience in a technology development environment
  • Proven track record of successfully leading new technologies from lab to commercialization
  • Demonstrated strong capability of customer engagement and business acumen
  • Demonstrated technology leadership skills and familiarity with stage gate review system
  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, proactive, outspoken, and a strong team player
  • Strong passion for new technology development and green chemistry
Responsibilities
  • Lead pilot plant development and experimental data analysis
  • Build pilot plants with pilot plant design group
  • Work with Catalyst group, Engineering Science group, and Engineering Department
  • Support and advise on the preparation or review of various engineering deliverables
  • Review technology licensors basic engineering design packages
  • Participate in HAZOP and other safety-related studies
  • Provide technical and process engineering input into the management of change
  • Work with the commercial department to set the direction of future technology development
  • Support technology sales activities by presenting the new technology to outside customers
  • Ensuring compliance with technical specifications, codes, and standards
  • Participate in risk assessments and meetings with PMC and EPC Contractor
  • Aid in advanced troubleshooting of customer issues at their plants when necessary

AIR COMPANY is a carbon utilization company that employs proprietary AIRMADE™ Technology to convert excess CO₂ into carbon-negative alcohols and fuels, contributing to global decarbonization efforts. Their industrial scale applications mimic photosynthesis, transforming carbon dioxide and water into valuable resources via renewable energy, with commercial partnerships with major airlines and recognition through industry awards.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$70.5M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

45%

2 year growth

202%