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Control Systems Engineer

Electric Hydrogen Co.

Electric Hydrogen Co.

Software Engineering
Devens, MA, USA
Posted on Saturday, May 25, 2024

Electric Hydrogen’s mission is to make molecules to decarbonize our world! Our outstanding people are our most important asset and will allow us to deliver hydrogen from renewable electrolysis for heavy industry, at prices below fossil fuels.

We are looking for a Controls Engineer to join our Test Engineering team. You will design and commission various electromechanical and fluid systems for a state-of-the-art electrolyzer manufacturing plant. You will be comfortable working across a wide range of automation technologies. You will work onsite at our Gigafactory in Devens, MA and report to the Director of Test Engineering.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Commission, install, and troubleshoot new manufacturing equipment
  • Write PLC control logic for manufacturing equipment and end-of-line test equipment
  • Interface with equipment vendors
  • Manage, design, and troubleshoot industrial networks
  • Utilize modern version control for PLCs
  • Hire, mentor, and train a team of controls technicians and engineers
  • Create interfaces between manufacturing equipment and ERP/MES databases


  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical, Mechanical or similar engineering degree (advanced degree a plus)
  • 5+ years experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment
  • Have a wide range of automation technology experience (multi axis servo drives, vision systems)
  • Fluid systems experience (Pneumatics and Hydraulics)
  • Experience with networking in an industrial or manufacturing environment


Compensation and Benefits | P3

Natick Zone
$116,450$144,925 USD

Actual base salary offered to the hired applicant will be determined based on their work location, level, qualifications, job-related skills, as well as relevant education or training and experience.​

Base salary is just one part of Electric Hydrogen’s total rewards package. We feel strongly that our team should not have to worry about having quality healthcare. In addition to the base salary offered, the hired applicant may receive:​

  • an equity grant​
  • time off programs​
  • a $75/month cell phone allowance​
  • a 4% employer 401(k) match​
  • 100% fully paid premiums for employees and their families: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term & long-term disability coverage​
  • a discretionary bonus​

Electric Hydrogen’s benefits programs are subject to eligibility requirements.

About Electric Hydrogen

Electric Hydrogen is a team of the world's experts in scaling technologies for the post-carbon world, with a proven record in transforming the grid and transportation sectors. Backed by some of the world's top venture capital firms, we design and manufacture electrolytic hydrogen systems matched to renewable power sources to create green hydrogen by splitting water. We are building a cost-effective and transformative path between renewable energy and multiple large industrial sectors. Abundant and low-cost renewable energy sources will power the world, and Electric Hydrogen technology will use this energy to decarbonize industry through sustainable materials. We were founded in 2020 and are based in California and Massachusetts.

Electric Hydrogen is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace for all to belong. We are aware that people from historically underrepresented groups are less likely to apply if they don't meet 100% of the job requirements. We are actively working on efforts to change this social norm. If you are excited about this role, we encourage you to apply!