Flood Engineer

Job Code: MDFE

Responsibilities

  • Search, find, collect, clean, and complete data related to regional historical inundations from riverine (from precipitations), inland (from storms), and coastal (from surge) floods
  • Research regional natural (topography) and manmade (flood defense) hydrological aspects that can lead to and/or have impact on flooding events
  • Develop regional Intensity-Frequency relationships for specific, or system of basins
  • Develop probabilistic regional inundation models
  • Communicate with clients informing on flood inundation scenarios and their impact, as well as assisting them in developing their own models for different parts of the world
  • Conduct post disaster field surveys after major events

Qualifications

  • PhD or higher in hydrology and/or flood engineering, with research relevant to flood inundation possibilities and probabilities. (this is not a Civil Engineering position)
  • In-depth knowledge of, and skill in, probability and statistical methods
  • Experience building catastrophe or other types of computer models
  • Willingness to travel within and outside the US
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills

if you meet the above qualifications and you want to be a part of our exciting team, we would like to speak with you now! Please email your cover letter and resume:

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KCC offers competitive salaries and benefits packages along with incentive stock options for our high-performing teams.