Principal Engineer - Building Energy Efficiency (Engineering)
GTI Energy, the nation's leading research and development and training organization serving energy markets, has an opportunity for an Engineer in our Building Energy Efficiency area within the Energy Delivery and Utilization Group. The qualified candidate will perform RD&D functions, under the supervision of senior technical staff, focused on emerging energy efficient and low emission technologies for the residential, commercial, and industrial sectors, including heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC&R), water heating, demand response, and grid-interactive/other advanced building and process controls. This work consists of performance evaluations of emerging technologies in laboratory settings, developing new technologies, designing experimental test programs, data analysis, and technical reviews. The work will require interacting and collaborating with utilities, manufacturers, professional societies, trade groups, government agencies, universities, and national laboratories.
GTI Energy offers generous benefits, competitive salaries, career advancement, and the opportunity to work in a professional R&D environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
We are proud of what we do because our work matters. GTI Energy is working toward solving global energy challenges in transitioning to a low-carbon economy. We have a proven track record in producing innovative ideas and commercializing solutions to deliver clean and reliable energy. At GTI Energy, we deliver innovative technology solutions for safe, efficient, and responsible energy.
So, what does that mean for you? You will work in a positive and respectful work culture that fosters growth, collaboration, and opportunity. You will be supported by competitive compensation, incentives, and benefits, while enjoying purposeful work that drives improvement of delivering clean energy to the world.
The position will be based in the Chicagoland area at the GTI Energy Headquarters. We offer a hybrid/core work week, where employees are remote Mondays and Fridays, and required to be on-site Tuesday through Thursday.
GTI Energy is committed to developing a barrier-free recruitment process and work environment. If you require any accommodation, please e-mail us at HumanResources@gti.energy and we'll work with you to meet your accessibility needs. You must have legal authorization to work for GTI Energy on your date of hire with no further action required by GTI Energy. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and give consideration to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, pregnancy or genetic information.
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