Careers at Anfiro

Anfiro is a water technology startup developing NF and RO membranes that can significantly decrease the cost and energy consumption of water treatment systems. We are motivated by our desire to ensure a sustainable water future through technological innovation.

If you want the experience of working at a young startup and are passionate about working on hard problems that can make the world a better place, then get in touch!

Current openings are listed below. Interested in applying? email us at careers@anfiro.com together with your resume and cover letter.

  • Membrane Engineer
  • Polymer Chemist
 
 

Membrane Engineer

What you will be doing:

  • Design and execution of various membrane testing experiments
  • Hand-casting membrane flat sheets
  • Transport testing of membrane materials
  • Analysis and presentation of data and experimental results
  • Helping set-up testing equipment and running lab operations
  • Work with team and contribute to company-wide R&D planning
  • Helping solve the world’s water problems by developing kick-ass membrane technology

You’ll need these qualifications:

  • Experience working in a chemistry wet lab
  • Background in engineering with relevant laboratory experience
  • Previous experience in the design and execution of experimental work
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong initiative and capability to work independently
  • Ability to contribute positively to a small team in a fast-paced environment
  • Passion for making the world a more sustainable place by working on hard problems that matter

Bonus points, though not required, for:

  • Experience with membrane testing or membrane-based systems at any scale
  • Expertise in polymer synthesis
  • Experience with roll-to-roll manufacturing
  • Previous startup experience
 

Polymer Chemist

What you will be doing:

  • Leading research, development and execution of polymer chemistry
  • Setup and maintain polymer synthesis equipment
  • Scaling-up existing processes into large scale polymer synthesis
  • Design and optimization of polymer synthesis processes
  • Exploring novel polymer chemistries and modifications
  • Working with team to understand how polymer properties affect membrane performance
  • Analysis and presentation of data and experimental results
  • Helping with lab management and operations
  • Work with team and contribute to company-wide R&D planning 
  • Helping solve the world’s water problems by developing kick-ass membrane technology

You’ll need these qualifications:

  • Significant hands-on experience with polymer synthesis
  • Background in chemical engineering, chemistry or other technical field with relevant laboratory experience
  • Previous experience in the design and execution of experimental work
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong initiative and capability to work independently
  • Ability to contribute positively to a small team in a fast-paced environment
  • Passion for making the world a more sustainable place by working on hard problems that matter

Bonus points, though not required, for:

  • Experience with membranes or membrane chemistry
  • Experience with industrial scale polymer synthesis
  • Experience with roll-to-roll manufacturing
  • Previous startup experience