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Senior Mechanical Engineer



Brooklyn, NY, USA
Posted on Monday, November 20, 2023
Amogy is a well-funded technology startup on a mission to decarbonize transportation by developing a unique and revolutionary power system that runs on ammonia as a renewable fuel. By joining our team, you will be creating the first page of the ammonia-driven green economy. Be part of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to transform the transportation industry for a sustainable future!

What You’ll Be Doing:

We are looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to execute research and development projects from concept to scale-up. In this role, you will work closely with cross-functional engineering teams to design, analyze, integrate, and test reactor and separation technologies for Amogy’s next-generation power solutions.

  • Develop and optimize components and assemblies for ammonia cracking and separation systems
  • Perform conceptual and detailed mechanical design, including 3D modeling, material selection, stress analysis, design for manufacturing, equipment selection, and production drawing generation
  • Perform Finite Element Analysis (FEA) on parts/assemblies under various thermal and mechanical loading conditions
  • Calculate the lifetime of components subject to fatigue and creep failure modes.
  • Act as a Structural Analysis Lead for the projects assigned
  • Identify potential design issues and come up with solutions in the early design stage.


Minimum qualifications we seek:

  • BS/MS in Mechanical Engineering with 8+ years of professional experience, or PhD in Mechanical Engineering with 4+ years of professional experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in advanced FEA commercial software such as ANSYS and Abaqus.
  • Deep understanding of structural and thermal analysis principles and simulation tools, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T), manufacturing methods, and the overall product development process
  • Experience creating production quality engineering drawings and CAD models in accordance with the ASME Y14 series of standards.Solid background in solid mechanics, dynamics, heat transfer, and thermodynamics.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with excellent written and verbal communication skills, including technical report writing, presentations, and briefings to management.
  • Ability to work onsite in Brooklyn 5 days a week

The salary pay range for this position is $118,000 to $130,000. The salary pay range is applicable to positions physically based in New York. Exact compensation may vary based on skills, job experience and physical location.

If this sounds like a role that will excite you, and you see yourself in a fast-paced, early stage, high-growth environment where you are learning and collaborating cross-functionally, we want to talk to you!


What We Offer:

  • Competitive Medical, Dental & Vision Care
  • 100% covered HSA
  • 401(k) with 5% company match
  • Life insurance
  • Unlimited (PTO)
  • Ancillary Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Open, supportive culture of drive and execution

Amogy is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to

Amogy is an equal opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify. If you receive an offer of employment from Amogy, you will need to go through the E-Verify process of digital verification of your employment authorization documents as provided on the Form I-9. Participation in E-Verify does not limit your right to work and verification will only be completed after you become an employee with Amogy.