Filtration Engineering Manager

Lakeland, FL
Hardware Engineering – Mechanical Engineering
Full-time
"Best Places to Work 2019" -SF Business Times


We are looking for a Filtration Engineering Manager to join our growing team.  Engineering at Molekule is responsible for developing and manufacturing our line of brand new air purification products, beginning first with our portable consumer air purifier.  This role will involve providing technical leadership and ownership in our growing organization focused around our core technology development.  This is a cross-functional role that combines Technology Advancement, Productization, and Manufacturing responsibilites in the Filtration arena to deliver high quality products that push the boundaries.

What's in it for you:

    • Career Growth: progress and learn technically, stability, career development/path in technical area critical to company goals
    • Work Environment: autonomy, ownership, recognition of achievements, life-work balance(see what we did there), challenges
    • Culture: transparency of goals and plans, support, collaboration, trust, community, passion, growth mindset 
    • Benefits: time off, no cost family health insurance, matching 401K, flexibility (ie: work day start and end times, occasional work from home) 
    • Compensation: fairness, timeliness, compensation system 

What you will own:

    • Manage, specify, and design of Filtration Analytical laboratory.   
    • Collaborate with Productization Engineers on the requirements for design validation testing, potential design changes, performance specifications.
    • Collaborate with Manufacturing Engineers on manufacturing specifications, serviceability, and assembly requirements.
    • Set-up, run, and inspect validation tests. Prepare required test reports. 
    • Maintain records, reports and files necessary to accomplish and track job objectives. 
    • Maintain proper communications, administration, discipline, and other day-to-day procedures.  
    • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, professional development, reviewing technical publications, bench marking best practices.  
    • Represents company by making technical presentations regarding existing and new technology, test methods, etc. 
    • Sustain existing filtration products as needed.  Problem solve issues dealing with manufacturing, process, or materials.
    • Create and maintain material specifications for products that optimize performance and manufacturability. 
    • Coordinate filtration development programs with internal and external partners and development resources.
    • Supervision of laboratory technicians and support personnel.
    • Assist with new equipment selection, design, and upgrades. 
    • Coordinate development activities with lab technicians, suppliers, and supply chain team to accomplish new developments in a timely manner.

What you will bring to Molekule:

    • 4+ years experience as a Filtration Engineer in R&D or Development Fashion.
    • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Textile Science, or a related field.
    • Proficiency in Solidworks and/or CREO for Filter Design and Documentation.
    • Experience with filtration development, including filtration media selection, filter element design.
    • Understanding of manufacturing processes required for non-woven filtration development, including but not limited to spinning, lamination, pleating, co-rolling, etc.
    • Experience with high scale production of filtration products.
    • Familiarity test Protocols in ASHRAE, AHAM, GBT, and other arenas related to filter design and application vetting.
    • Experience with Solidwork Flow, ANSYS, GeoDict, FiberGeo or Other Filration  Analytical Tools.
    • Willingness to specify and learn new tools as required.
    • Preferred Qualifications: MS or PHD in Filtration related technical field .
    • Familiarity working with industrial design.
    • Proven ability to work independently on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
    • Proven ability to meet deadlines reliably.
    • Excellent presentation skills.
We are Molekule and we’re changing air purification. Molekule uses 20 years of breakthrough science to completely destroy airborne pollutants, leaving nothing but pure, clean air. Our mission isn’t just making air purifiers, but clean the air everywhere. It’s a lofty goal, but thats why we need you.

Molekule Values:
Humility
"Check your ego at the door."
Determination & Grit
"We believe in what we're doing, that's why we persevere through problems."
Ownership
"We roll up our sleeves, do the work, own the outcomes, and are proud of our contributions (no matter the size)."
Community
"We're all in this together."
Passion
"We're devoted to changing the world for the better."
Growth Mindset
"I know that I don't know everything, there's always more to learn. I learn from my mistakes."
Communication
"Candid, Effective, Respectful. Assuming Good Intentions."

Organizational Philosophy
The objective of all organizational processes is to turn our organization into something scalable, repeatable, and efficient that reflects our culture.

Our organizational philosophy is "Every great accomplishment is the result of a team working in harmony, not just individuals. We believe teamwork and a sense of egalitarian"  responsibility is fundamental to building a great organization.

Molekule is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We will consider employment for qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. The Company will also not discharge, or in any manner discriminate or retaliate against, any employee who discloses their own wages, discusses the wages of others, inquires about another employee’s wages, or aids or encourages any other employee to do the same. The Company is not obligated to disclose wages.

Applicants with disabilities may e-mail HR@molekule.com or text or call 415.439.0018, to request and arrange for accommodations. If you need assistance to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time.

We are Molekule and we’re changing air purification. Molekule uses 20 years of breakthrough science to completely destroy airborne pollutants, leaving nothing but pure, clean air. Our mission isn’t just making air purifiers, but clean the air everywhere. It’s a lofty goal, but thats why we need you.

Molekule Values:
Humility
"Check your ego at the door."
Determination & Grit
"We believe in what we're doing, that's why we persevere through problems."
Ownership
"We roll up our sleeves, do the work, own the outcomes, and are proud of our contributions (no matter the size)."
Community
"We're all in this together."
Passion
"We're devoted to changing the world for the better."
Growth Mindset
"I know that I don't know everything, there's always more to learn. I learn from my mistakes."
Communication
"Candid, Effective, Respectful. Assuming Good Intentions."

Organizational Philosophy
The objective of all organizational processes is to turn our organization into something scalable, repeatable, and efficient that reflects our culture.

Our organizational philosophy is "Every great accomplishment is the result of a team working in harmony, not just individuals. We believe teamwork and a sense of egalitarian"  responsibility is fundamental to building a great organization.

Molekule is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We will consider employment for qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. The Company will also not discharge, or in any manner discriminate or retaliate against, any employee who discloses their own wages, discusses the wages of others, inquires about another employee’s wages, or aids or encourages any other employee to do the same. The Company is not obligated to disclose wages.

Applicants with disabilities may e-mail HR@molekule.com or text or call 415.439.0018, to request and arrange for accommodations. If you need assistance to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time.