Kinetic Engineering (KEARS) seeks an experienced forensic Professional Engineer or Ph.D. to help grow our practice and promote excellence in the field of accident reconstruction. We are an independent, privately owned firm in Florida.
The Senior Engineer will investigate and reconstruct motor vehicle accidents from A to Z, manage multiple projects as the lead with support staff, and offer expert opinions to clients in reports and legal testimony.
We are looking for tenacious, lifelong learners who enjoy problem-solving and can balance technical chops with people smarts. We are a busy company fortunate to have loyal clientele and many opportunities for hands-on learning.
This position is full-time and can be remote, on condition that the engineer travel to Florida as required for litigation and work assignments. We offer competitive salaries and benefits including paid time off, continuing education, health insurance, 401(k), and supplemental insurance.
Professional Engineer (P.E.) license OR a Ph.D. in engineering
Demonstrated experience testifying in deposition and/or civil courts
Demonstrated report writing
Bachelor of Science in mechanical or civil engineering from an accredited college or university
Minimum of five (5) years of post-academic, forensic engineering experience
Honesty and integrity
Exceptional communication skills, including the ability to distill and explain complex topics to a lay audience
Productive and resourceful work approach
Familiarity with survey equipment, simulation software, EDR downloads, 2D and 3D analysis
Proficient with computer programs including MS Office and video conferencing
Physical ability to work outdoors in the Florida climate, lift up to 50 lbs, and walk, kneel, or squat for prolonged periods of time
Ability to travel to Florida as required for work assignments and litigation
Authorization to work in the United States without employer sponsorship
Please submit CV with cover letter. CVs without cover letters will not be considered. We look forward to meeting you!