Exponent Geotechnical Engineer/Associate in Denver, Colorado
Exponent is a leading engineering and scientific consulting firm that bringstogether more than 90 different disciplines to solve the most pressing andcomplicated challenges facing stakeholders today. Our vision is to engage thebrightest scientists and engineers to empower clients with solutions for asafe, healthy, sustainable and technologically complex world. We leverageover 50 years of experience in analyzing accidents and failures to adviseclients as they innovate their technologically complex products andprocesses, ensure the safety and health of their users, and address thechallenges of sustainability.We offer opportunities for you to expand your engineering or scientificknowledge amidst experts from top programs at over 500 universities. AtExponent, you will apply your experience, technical skills, and prioracademic research to a fulfilling career in consulting. You will have theopportunity to develop continuously through formal and informal developmentprograms, coaching and mentoring, and involvement in a wide array ofprojects. We are excited about your interest in joining our growing team!Key statistics:1100+ Team members900+ Consultants550+ Ph.D.s30+ Offices globallyWe are currently seeking aGeotechnical Engineer/Associatefor our Practice inDenver, CO. In this role you will work as part of a teamresponsible for theinspection, analysis, and evaluation of root causes of failures ofgeotechnical systems (e.g.,foundations, retaining walls, excavationsupport systems, levees, dams, and slopes).You will be responsible for:Conducting field inspectionsAssisting with peer review of geotechnical systemsEvaluating construction claimsPreparing conceptual designs for the repair/restoration of damagedgeotechnical systemsYou will have the following skills and qualifications:Ph.D. in Civil Engineering specializing in Geotechnical Engineering from anaccredited university or M.S. plus 5 years' experienceDegrees, experience or related coursework in Geology/GeologicalEngineering, Groundwater/Surface Water Hydrology or Structural Engineeringa strong plusStrong analytical and critical thinking skills and potential to developsuccessful client relationsAttention to detail, dedication to quality and accuracy, desire to work ina fast paced environment, and effective leadership skillsAbility to work independently or support multiple group projects and tointeract with other engineers, administrative staff, and clientsAbility to gather information from a wide variety of sources (e.g., fieldinvestigations, document reviews, and interviews) and to synthesize andconvey technical conclusions to individuals in engineering, business, andindusKnowledge of geotechnical modeling software, graphing software and imagingsoftware a strong plusTo learn more about life at Exponent and our impact, please visit thefollowing links:We valueand encourage diversity, equity andinclusionacross all facets of ourfirm. Having a team built of people with different backgrounds, skills andperspectives allows us to provide better value to our clients and enjoy anenriched work environment.Our firm is committed to offering a variety of programs and resources tosupport health and well-being. We believe that providing competitive benefitsas well as compensation and recognition programs empowers our staff to do workthat makes a difference.If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, you may call usat +1 (650) 688-6968 or email.Exponent is a proud equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants willreceive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,religion, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexualorientation, gender identity, or any other protected status.