Noblis Chemical Engineer - New Energy Technology - Multiple levels in Reston, Virginia


Noblis is positioning to support a federal agency to find and support the next generation of energy technologies. As a key member of a scientific team, this role entails Leading scientific research and development efforts involving chemical engineering, such as fuels or electrochemistry. Provide technical and managerial direction for problem definition, analysis, requirement development and implementation for chemical engineering applied towards energy or utility use applications. Make recommendations and advises on system development, improvements, optimization, or support efforts. Provide direct support to agency technical management for the following functions:

  • Strategic Planning for Energy Technology Programs and Activities: Provide expert technical analysis of the state of the art and development of strategic and technical plans for new technology development programs.

  • Application Evaluation and Selection Support Services: Support the development of technical evaluation criteria, funding opportunity announcements, review, and analysis of R&D proposals for electrical engineering projects that advance energy efficiency or technologies.

  • Project Management Support Services: Help review, monitor and analyze technical progress of R&D projects. Provides expert technical analysis in support of energy commercialization.



  • Ph.D. degree in chemical engineering.

  • Minimum 2-years post-Ph.D. experience

  • Excellent communication and relationship management skills.


  • Experience in chemical engineering related to energy applications

  • Research and development management experience


, a nonprofit management consulting organization, along with our two wholly owned subsidiaries,and, are solving difficult problems that help our government and our country. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise with a reputation for independence and objectivity. We support a wide range of government and industry clients in the areas of national security, intelligence, transportation, healthcare, environmental sustainability, and enterprise engineering. Learn more at.

Why work at a Noblis company?

Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public.

Noblis has won numerous workplace awards, including a Washington Post "Top Workplace" for four consecutive years - 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017!

Come join our team and become part of what makes us a special organization!

Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race.

Company Noblis

Requisition # 6009

Reg/Temp Regular Employee

Security Clearance None

FT/PT/On-Call Full Time

Job Category Energy Science and Engineering

Location US-VA-Reston