Engineer – Compressor Systems Development

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  • Full Time
  • Sweden

Website Freevalve

Overview:

Work on a highly intelligent, lightweight and motivated team to achieve our goal of revolutionizing the combustion engine with Freevalve technology. As an engineer dedicated to compressor systems development, you will be mapping the future of compressor applications to the Freevalve system to push our limits of low energy consumption, high durability and fast transient response.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Auxiliary systems R&D to quantify compressor performance in various engine applications
  • Specify, design and build test setups capable of mapping various compressor units
  • Perform testing of compressors with organized test data and documentation
  • Manage and modify compressor control software to achieve both steady state and transient targets
  • In-depth analysis of compressor characteristics (thermal, transient, etc) to make final conclusions and recommendations
  • Assist Auxiliary R&D with design and testing tasks

Basic Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in relevant engineering field (Mechanical or similar)
  • 3+ years of experience with pneumatic / hydraulic pump systems
  • Intermediate knowledge of refrigeration systems and lubrication
  • Comfortable reading, understanding and troubleshooting functions in C, C++ or similar
  • Basic CAD skills (Solidworks, Catia V5 or similar)
  • Strong knowledge in fluid dynamics and thermodynamics
  • Basic knowledge of combustion engines and latest transportation technology
  • Thrive with large degrees of freedom, responsibility and accountability
  • Strong initiative towards organization and documentation
  • Fluent in English with strong communication skills

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience with pneumatic / hydraulic pump systems
  • 1-3 years of experience in small (<10), focused technical team
  • Hands-on fabrication or manufacturing experience (Manual lathe, mill, CNC, welding, etc)

Additional Requirements:

We currently have 13 employees with their eyes set on writing the future of transportation. Passion and will to surpass existing standards is our most valuable characteristic, and we expect you to have that as well. This job grants a large amount of freedom and responsibility, and at times that will mean long hours and pressure to achieve results. However, it also means that your name will be hand-scribed into the ground-breaking innovation that this company will achieve.

To apply for this job email your details to allan.nielsen@freevalve.com

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Sam joined the UKi Media & Events automotive team in 2017, having recently graduated from the University of Brighton with a degree in journalism. For the newest addition to the editorial team, stepping into the assistant editor position signalled the start of a career in the subject he studied. In addition to his work on UKi’s automotive titles, Sam also contributes to Stadia, writing content for the magazine and website.