Linde Engineering North America Inc

Cryogenic Process R&D Engineer

Job Location US-NY-Tonawanda
# of Openings


The equipment and construction development specialist role in Cryogenic R&D provides ample opportunities to work and collaborate with diverse groups of internal stakeholders such as engineering, operations, procurement and R&D as well as external ones including suppliers, development partners and research consortiums.  You will gain experience with and learn state-of-the-art practices in cryogenic plant technology to assume a technical leadership role with respect to development, design, engineering, selection as well as qualification of equipment and suppliers. 



The Development Specialist, Equipment and Construction R&D (RDSE), R&D Cryogenics & Workshop shall be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:


      • Lead conceptualization, development and economic evaluation of impactful cryogenic plant related research and development programs
      • Review state-of-the-art developments in cryogenic technology and, if appropriate, champion their adoption
      • Participate in cross-functional efforts to improve total cost of ownership of industrial gas plants
      • Conduct risk reviews of new designs and if required implement adequate mitigations
      • Facilitate communication between suppliers and internal stakeholders
      • Review equipment specifications, drawings and engineering design memorandums
      • Provide technical support and consulting to engineering and operations as needed
      • Carryout performance analysis and troubleshooting of equipment installed in field applications
      • Learn and abide by the Linde Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct. Demonstrate honesty, integrity, and professionalism in all communications, actions, and decisions


      • Thesis Master’s (MS) or Ph.D. degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering or related discipline
      • 3 or more years of experience working in heat transfer, thermodynamics and/or fluid mechanics
      • Static equipment design and operating experience specific to chemical plants
      • Experience in project management specific to budget, scheduling, and quality/results

Skill Required

      • Ability to champion new ideas and technology within Linde
      • High levels of enthusiasm and leadership capability, resilience
      • Strong verbal and written communication skills, a team-oriented focus, and an ability to find innovative technical solutions
      • Ability to successfully drive projects to completion, even in the face of unexpected setbacks.
      • Relationship building skills with individuals from other global departments and organizational groups
      • Self-starter with a focus on safety and diversity


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