Engineering Project Manager

Watertown, MA /
Engineering /
Full Time
/ On-site
Via Separations is a rapidly growing Boston-area startup dedicated to eliminating CO2 emissions from industrial manufacturing processes.  At the intersection of engineering, society, and impact, our team is passionate about making a difference and building the technology and organization to do it.  We are a fast-paced, interdisciplinary team backed by leading venture capital firms.  Our team has tripled in size in the last year, and we are looking to add talented, mission-driven people to our cohort. 

We are passionate about global climate impact, optimistic about scientific progress, and unafraid of hard problems. We believe that our people are our unfair advantage, and drive our mission forward. We embrace the diversity of our team for creative solutions and believe the best ideas come from the intersection of disciplines and perspectives. We want you to join us!

About the Role
Via Separations’ technology is the first commercial implementation of membranes in several difficult to decarbonize industries. The Engineering Project Manager will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of engineers to develop and deliver industrial-scale filtration systems to customers.  This role has enormous growth potential as Via continues to grow rapidly, scale systems and expand our scope.

Responsibilities Include:

    • Manage the schedule and budget of engineering deliverables for complex industrial-scale filtration system projects  
    • Establish project cadences and effectively coordinate with internal and external stakeholders including customers, suppliers, and engineering contractors
    • Define the detailed engineering work plan including milestones, deliverables, and risks
    • Foresee and tackle roadblocks throughout the project lifecycle
    • Actively participate in product design activities and reviews ensuring high quality standard and compliance

The ideal candidate will have most, if not all, of these qualifications:

    • 2+ years of project management experience
    • BS/MS in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or similar technical fields.
    • You love getting into the details, organizing information, and guiding team members to achieve a collective goal
    • You thrive in a collaborative yet informally structured environment 
    • U.S. Work Authorization is required for this role

We Offer:

    • Competitive compensation package, including equity options
    • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
    • Disability & Life Insurance
    • 401(k)
    • 12 weeks paid Maternity & Paternity Leave
    • 15 days of annual PTO
    • 15 days paid company holidays
At Via, we value and prioritize diversity of thought, access, and experiences, and are an equal opportunity employer by choice. We consider all qualified applicants equally for employment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.