The Technology Deployment Manager is a crucial part of the research team and transitions laboratory discoveries to the 27 POET biorefining plants. The duties of this position include setting up and conducting plant and laboratory trials to verify that the anticipated improvements transition from the laboratory to the plant. In addition, this position works with the research staff to identify and remediate any challenges that arise during the deployment process. In order to facilitate the deployment process, this role facilitates meetings with the plants and plant management group and provides documentation and data analysis of the trials. The individual who fills this role is expected to be proactive, and rapidly address issues that are identified during the deployment process.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS/COMPETENCIES
To perform the essential functions of this position successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biology, Chemical Engineering, or related science or is required.
Minimum of five (5) years commercial experience. Prior ethanol production experience is a plus, but not required.
Proficiency with computer software and office equipment (i.e. Word, Outlook, and Excel) is required. Proficiency with a data historian such as OSI-PI (Process Information) is a plus but not required.
Knowledge in Microsoft Office and the ability and willingness to learn new software applications.
Knowledge with statistical analysis software such as JMP, SAS, Matlab, Statgraph, Multitab, or similar
Excellent organizational skills, communications skills, the ability to multi-task, and most importantly, the ability to work well in a cross functional team.
POET - 2 years ago