Job Title: Forensic Engineer – Vehicle Accident Reconstruction

Job Description:

Are you ready to apply your engineering education and inquisitive mind to something unique and challenging? Would you like to study automobile crashes? Would you like to use engineering principals to analyze and calculate time, speed, distance, velocity change, accelerations, and other vehicle dynamics? Would you like to learn how to scientifically analyze and reconstruct low-speed, high speed, and rollover accidents? Would you like to go out in field to document physical evidence at crash sites, download blackbox data, and 3D scan vehicle damage? Would you like to learn how to interpret and apply crash test data to real-world collisions and use 3D scene surveys, 3D vehicle models, and computer simulations to reconstruct those collisions? Are you a car, truck, or motorcycle buff? This is an exciting opportunity for anyone seeking to explore the world of forensic consulting.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Applied Mechanics, Physics, or closely related science.
  • Familiarity with motor vehicle systems and mechanics.
  • Must be actively working towards the Engineering Intern (EI) certification.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, ability to both work on a team and work independently - self-motivated, creative thinker, outstanding oral and written communication skills and interact effectively with technical and non-technical people.
  • Candidates should have the desire to continue to learn and the ability to acquire, integrate, and apply knowledge.


  • The position will offer a competitive salary commensurate with the candidate’s education, training, background, and experience.
  • Benefits package including a health plan (medical/dental/vision), a 401(k)-retirement plan and tuition reimbursement program.


Vector Scientific, Inc. is a forensic consulting firm that conducts injury biomechanics and accident reconstruction analyses in automobile, sport/recreation, and industrial/occupational accidents. Vector Scientific is a small, private company with a 30-year history providing high quality science to nationwide clients.


Vector Scientific is located in Golden, Colorado. Our location and the surrounding areas (e.g. Denver, Boulder, Evergreen) are desirable places to live with easy access to the amenities of those cities, suburbs, the Front Range, and the Rocky Mountains. These areas ae especially attractive to persons with active lifestyles and interests in sports.

How to Apply:

Please send a letter of interest, curriculum vita, and three professional references to