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Lead BIM-VDC Engineer

Weirton, WV
about 2 months ago
Full time role

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We are developing a new class of cost-effective, multi-day energy storage systems that will enable a reliable and fully-renewable electric ...

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Job Description

Are you ready to rise to the challenge of climate change with the team that will deliver? Form Energy is a U.S. technology and manufacturing company that is developing and commercializing pioneering energy storage technologies to enable the electric grid to run on 100% renewable energy, every day of the year.
Supported by leading investors such as Breakthrough Energy Ventures, ArcelorMittal, TPG Rise, MIT’s The Engine, and others, we share a common belief that low-cost, multi-day energy storage is the key to enable tomorrow’s zero carbon electric grid. Driven by our core values of humanity, excellence, and creativity, we are deeply motivated and inspired to create a better world. We need talented, hardworking individuals who share our goal of tackling the challenge of climate change. Do you want to work with us today to build a better tomorrow? 
Role DescriptionWe are looking for a highly driven BIM-VDC engineer to lead the BIM planning and execution for our first-in-kind battery factory and beyond. This is an exciting opportunity to start from a blank slate and establish the digital twin of our FormFactory, integrating both infrastructure and manufacturing equipment needed to achieve the most advanced high-volume battery manufacturing in the world.  This opportunity is based out of the Greater Pittsburgh Area

What You'll Do:

  • Lead the BIM discipline and own the digital delivery of the FormFactory including infrastructure, utilities, and manufacturing equipment.
  • Establish the organizational setup and way of working to enable the cross functional teams to be effectively coordinated from conceptual, detailed design, construction and hand over.
  • Orchestrate the factory federated model (Digital Twin). 
  • Build automation tools to increase efficiency of the engineering disciplines.
  • Coordinate the model produced by the Design Team, Trade Contractors, and other third-party vendors under their direction.
  • Responsible for clash-detection evaluation of design model vs construction/manufacturing models to verity constructability.
  • Leading 3D modeling within design coordination and design review meetings.
  • Develop and maintain Technology Standards & Processes. 
  • Investigate new software and technology to improve design deliverables, reduce cost and drive efficiency.
  • Support construction tracking through BIM.

What You'll Bring:

  • 8+ years of BIM/VDC engineering and construction experience in large commercial and industrial infrastructure (e.g., high volume manufacturing, data centers, hospitals, dense MEP environments).
  • Architectural, structural, MEP knowledge and construction detailing & coordination experience.
  • Knowledge with Revit, BIM 360, AutoCAD, Navisworks, all Autodesk software and reality capture applications.
  • Experience managing drawing sets and templates for construction deliverables.
  • Experience with coding, visual programming (C#, Python, Dynamo), and database integrations are preferred.
  • Experience interfacing with construction and cost control on quantity takeoffs and alignment between Work Breakdown Structure based cost tracking using BIM parameter.
  • Exceptional drive, sense of ownership and resourcefulness.
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or equivalent.



Besides joining a community of people working to make the world better, Form Energy commits to you equitable compensation, stock options, and offers a generous benefits package to make sure you have the support you need to thrive.
We cover 100% of employee premiums and 80% of dependent premiums for medical, dental, and vision insurance for full time employees. We offer a flexible Paid Time Off program and every employee, regardless of gender identity or expression, is eligible for 12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. A full listing of our benefits is available on our careers page
At Form Energy, we are working toward a 100% renewable energy future for everyone in the world. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our employees and are seeking to build a team that reflects the diversity of the people we hope to serve with our revolutionary products. Form Energy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We are developing a new class of cost-effective, multi-day energy storage systems that will enable a reliable and fully-renewable electric ...

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