Process Engineer | ZEG Power | Oslo

Opportunity to become part of a unique journey where we enable the production of reliable, affordable, and sustainable hydrogen.








Process Engineer


Simen Fjell

Recruiter - AvantGarde Search



Are you an experienced Senior Process Engineer with a strong desire to make an impact? Do you thrive when given the opportunity to work with deep-tech beyond R&D and into technology realisation?

ZEG Power are looking for two Senior Process Engineers to join the company’s technology & process development team at Lysaker. The role consists of diverse tasks in the area of developing, verifying and maturing solutions, designs and systems, process and chemical modelling as well as participation in technology and delivery projects.

ZEG Power in brief

ZEG Power delivers solutions for clean hydrogen production from gas, through its novel ZEG ICC™ technology with integrated carbon capture. Combined with turbine or fuelcells, ZEG can deliver solutions for clean power production. ZEG’s overall goal is to contribute to achieving zero emission energy production globally. ZEG Power was established in 2008 as a spin-off from Institute for Energy Technology (IFE), Norway. ZEG Power is backed by solid owners, including global frontrunners in financing the energy transition. The company is presently in the process of upscaling and commercialising the technology in cooperation with key industrial partners, supported by strong and positive market trends. For more information about the company: www.zegpower.com

The position of Senior Process Engineer

ZEG Power is in a phase of scaling-up the company and further developing the company’s technology. The Senior Process Engineer position will be highly involved in all aspects of related activities and will report to the Technology Platform Director. In this position you will be working closely with Engineers across all disciplines.

This role will give you the opportunity to work on a range of different projects and within a range of different responsibilities. This could include:

  • Participation in developing plant designs in increasing scale from concept phase to execution and realisation.
  • Contribute to and/or manage technology, solutions and system research and development projects.
  • Process modelling of overall plant configurations and sub-systems.
  • Chemical modelling of core sub-systems and vessels.
  • Contribute to the operation of the first-of-a-kind, ZEG H1 plant at CCB Energy Park, Kollsnes.
  • Have a central role in the optimisation and industrialisation of the ZEG technology.
  • Perform calculations and evaluations to support technical discussions and decisions.
  • Develop technical documentation such as reports, P&IDs, flow diagrams, datasheets, operating procedures, etc.
  • Troubleshooting and back-office support for operation on site
  • Possibility to participate in site work, FAT, commissioning, and operation of ZEG Plants
  • Participate in other activities and support the rest of the ZEG Power team as required.

Why ZEG Power?

First and foremost, we like to think you are excited by our mission: to deliver solutions for clean hydrogen production. We can offer you the opportunity to become part of a unique journey where we enable the production of reliable, affordable, and sustainable hydrogen.

As people we like to think:

  • We see and celebrate individual contributions.
  • We listen and respect others viewpoint.
  • We like to help and share knowledge.
  • We clarify expectations before starting a job.
  • We recognise and utilize each others competence.

Key things we can offer:

  • Working with world class, innovative advanced process technology.
  • Competitive compensation package.
  • Positive and flexible work environment where work-life balance is appreciated.
  • Nice and welcoming offices.
  • To be part of an exciting journey that has great potential both nationally and internationally within the field of clean energy.
  • Exciting and impactful areas of responsibilities.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for an ambitious person with a strong academic background and 5+ years experience within Process and/or Chemical Engineering.

You are someone who strives to absorb new knowledge and technology, and a good problem solver. You are comfortable engaging in discussions and expressing your point of view, comfortable in challenging others to achieve the best possible business outcome.

Key experience and qualifications:

  • Master level degree within Process or Chemical Engineering is preferred.
  • Experience from technology development and process design.
  • Experience from operational support and troubleshooting.
  • Competence/experience within fluidised bed reactors is highly beneficial.
  • Competence/experience within 2 or 3 phase flow, separation, chemical looping, high temperature systems and gas processing is an advantage.
  • Experience with process modelling tools (HYSYS/Aspen Plus or similar) is a significant advantage.
  • Fluent in written and oral English, Norwegian/Swedish/Danish is an advantage.

Next step

If you are excited about the opportunity to join a growing technology company, we would welcome the opportunity to talk to you in more detail. We have a detailed prospect available that we will happily send to you. You can contact Simen Fjell (simen@avantgardesearch.no | 48 91 66 72) or Erik Falk Hansen (efh@avantgardesearch.no | 40 43 54 93).

Alternatively, you can apply directly via the apply button.

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