Lead Test Engineer


About the job

We are a deep-tech start-up company developing and manufacturing the next-generation of high-temperature electrolysers.

Have you thought about your career aspirations?

We’re looking for a Lead Test Engineer to join our team at H2Electro to develop our next generation high-temperature electrolyser stacks and systems.

Within your position you will be dealing with the following topics:

  • You will be responsible for the test environment and equipment.
  • You will be leading test execution at the manufacturing site, including planning and performing assigned product tests, as well as reporting the results.
  • You will be participating in the design of testing protocols.
  • You will be implementing both hands-on and automatic tests.
  • You will be leading tests of components of electrolysers and electrolyser systems under development.
  • You will be identifying opportunities for improvement and contributing to a culture of continuous improvement.
  • You will be managing laboratory assets, including maintenance, calibration, and service.
  • You will be developing, implementing, and ensuring conformity with best practice laboratory standard operating procedures.
  • You will be supporting engineering staff in root cause analyses of test failures and assisting in the development of new test methods.
  • You will be supporting management in procurement, purchasing, and the installation of new equipment.

We are seeking individuals who embody the following mindset:

  • Commitment to our mission and ambitious goals.
  • Exemplary work ethic and dedication to excellence.
  • Innovative spirit and a proactive problem-solving attitude.
  • Ability to anticipate challenges and plan ahead.
  • Awareness of safety and security protocols.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively at all levels.
  • Strong critical thinking skills to analyze situations and make informed decisions.
  • Sense of ownership and responsibility for tasks and projects.
  • Meticulous attention to detail to ensure accuracy and quality.
  • Exceptional leadership skills to inspire and motivate others.
  • High ethical standards and integrity in all actions.
  • Results-driven mindset with a demonstrated ability to follow through on commitments.

We have stringent standards when it comes to the quality and dependability of the solutions we provide to our customers. Therefore, we are seeking a Lead Test Engineer who is pragmatic, hands-on, and possesses considerable experience in the field. Our ideal candidate should share our commitment to environmental preservation and demonstrate expertise in hydrogen and associated systems and processes.


  • Relevant higher education.
  • Experience in conducting and defining tests for advanced products with exceptional accuracy (sub-micrometre).
  • Strong technical and analytical skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Familiarity with safety frameworks and a track record of promoting and adhering to health and safety standards, particularly when working with hazardous materials.
  • Prior experience in a fast-paced work environment, demonstrating the ability to adapt and prioritize tasks according to changing demands.
  • Knowledge of test philosophy and methodology, and the ability to apply this knowledge effectively.
  • Self-driven, analytical, and structured in approach, with a strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Exceptional time management skills to ensure efficient execution of tasks and projects.
  • Solution-oriented with a solid understanding of business concepts.
  • Quality conscious, with a drive for continuous improvement.
  • Skilled at building consensus around ideas and plans through the establishment of effective professional relationships.
  • Positive attitude and an eagerness to collaborate with experienced teammates and cross-functional colleagues.
  • Proficiency in English, both written and oral, to effectively communicate and interact with international counterparts.

Benefits/ Why us?

We are dedicated to developing the technology and products of the future to conserve energy and combat global warming. At H2Electro, our mission is to enable the widespread utilization of intermittent renewable energy sources, such as wind and solar power, by providing advanced electrolysis cells, stacks, and systems. These innovations facilitate the production, storage, and utilization of hydrogen, contributing to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution.

Joining our company offers you a world of exciting possibilities. We empower our employees with responsibilities and support them in taking calculated risks. We encourage you to make choices that align with your personal and professional aspirations, even if they deviate from traditional paths.

We firmly believe in the power of teamwork and collaboration. We recognize that the collective achievements of our individuals have an exponential impact on our success. That’s why we provide rewards and recognition for both individual contributions and collaborative efforts. The agility and collaborative spirit of our people enable us to adapt to the ever-changing scientific and economic landscape. Working with us means embarking on a journey of personal growth and continuous learning.

If you share our values and are ready to take control of your own success, we invite you to bring your curiosity to life as part of the H2Electro team. Join us on our mission to make a positive impact on the world!

To apply, please write job@h2electro.com.
We are looking forward to receiving your Cover Letter and CV.