Lead-Engineer - Fire Research Lab
Baltimore, MD 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description
Lead-Engineer - Fire Research Lab
Job Locations US-MD-Baltimore
ID 2021-1537
Category Engineering/Technical Services
Type Full-Time

JENSEN HUGHES has a career opening for a Lab Engineer in Baltimore, Maryland The position will have a role in leading and conducting research and testing services to support clients in various fire and thermal-fluid science related studies which include commercial, industrial, government (DoD, DOT), and forensics. The position is located in Baltimore County. Since 1939, we have been at the leading edge of safety, security and risk-based engineering and consulting, serving the most complex global projects. In addition, we pride ourselves on driving code and standard development and adoption throughout the world and across industries. We planted our roots with a commitment to earning your trust and protecting lives, property and reputation. Today, we continue to work at the forefront of the professional services industry in safety, security and risk-based science, engineering and consulting. Our Company Purpose + Principles honor our past while looking to the future. The range of services we provide are how we achieve our Purpose: to make our world safe, secure and resilient. This Purpose and commitments within each of four Principles (People, Industry, Clients, Performance) reflect our company culture and how we serve our clients within the world we work and live today.


The successful candidate will work both independently and in collaboration with a multi-discipline team of professional consultants and engineers. The candidate will lead her/his project efforts, ensuring appropriate resources to meet schedule. The position will involve the design, execution and analysis of research and testing programs from bench-scale to full-scale. Some work will be conducted at other off-site facilities. Candidates will be responsible for the proper oversight of lab facilities and equipment (e.g., hood calorimeters, test furnace, and other standardized and unique apparatus).

    MS Degree or higher in an Engineering field
  • Demonstrated experience in Fire Dynamics, and in conducting complex analyses
  • Demonstrated experience in Fire Research with at least 2 years of direct lab experience
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to deliver presentations to clients and internal stakeholders
  • Availability to work onsite in Baltimore, MD (BWI area)
  • Can work independently and as part of a team
  • Enjoy professional challenges and interested in being an integral part of an innovative team

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
2+ years
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