Company Overview:  Independence Hydrogen manufactures and distributes hydrogen locally to lower costs and carbon emissions.  We make clean, safe, and energy resilient communities!


Position:  Entrepreneurial-minded teammate with the primary responsibility for designing and operating hydrogen production and usage equipment.  As an Engineer, you will:


·     Partner in the design and implementation of new plants, upgrades, and technologies.

·     Interface with customers, suppliers, and subcontractors.

·     Estimate cost limits and budgets for projects and new designs.

·     Assist the company leadership as an entrepreneur.

·     Utilize problem solving skills to identify solutions to improve production efficiency.

·     Research and implement best safety practices and procedures.

·     May participate in large projects or processes that span outside of immediate job area. 

·     Maintain existing engineering designs while implementing Management of Change protocols.



·     BS / MS in engineering or another relevant technical discipline or equivalent experience.

·     Demonstrated track record in engineering roles; P.E. designation not required but a plus.

·     Excitement, energy, and enthusiasm to join a fast-moving start-up as an entrepreneur.

·     Willingness to travel (expected 15% or less).

·     Ethical Leader:  Hands-on, Driven, Humble, Detail-oriented, Resilient, Selfless, Team-player.

·     Strong interpersonal, communication, and analytical skills.

·     Veterans strongly encouraged to apply.

·     Hydrogen / Industrial Gas / Fuel Cell / Utility / Energy / Energy Storage experience a plus.


Company Culture: (strongly influenced by a military ethos; the right candidate shares these values)

Integrity - Do what’s right; Be professional; Treat others the way you want to be treated. 

Leadership – Pioneer the American hydrogen economy; Service to others; Humility.

Safety - Safety first, safety always; Trust, but verify; Radical transparency.


Compensation: Competitive base salary; Annual bonus tied to individual and overall company performance; Equity grant; Benefits package; 100% flexible work location and schedule (approximately two days a month required in northern Virginia); The opportunity to join the most exciting green energy company in America!


Interested candidates should send their resume to:

About Independence Hydrogen:

Independence Hydrogen is a fast growing military veteran start-up. We are looking for other like-minded Academy graduates to join our elite team (we currently have graduates of USNA, USMA, and USCGA). The company is a leader in building the new American hydrogen economy and is scaling across the East Coast very quickly. We seek passionate and innovative veterans who are eager to be part of an entrepreneurship lifestyle and who share our mission to make our nation more energy resilient, to combat climate change, and to bring economic growth to disadvantaged American communities. We are specifically hiring for engineers, project managers, and a HR professional, but what we care most about is personal character, passion for service, and an alignment in values. Our core values are Safety, Integrity, and Leadership. If you are interested in continuing the camaraderie with good people that you enjoyed during your time in service, come meet us!

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