View Full Version : Job Posting - M.S. or Ph.D. in Biomechanics or MechanicalEngineering

08-21-2007, 08:21 AM
POSITION: Engineer with Talas Engineering, Inc. Full-time position
available immediately.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Talas Engineering, Inc. is looking for an Engineer to
assist the Principals of the firm with diverse and challenging tasks
including information gathering and processing, computer analysis and
simulation, data collection and analysis, and static and dynamic
testing. Our work includes accident scene investigation and
documentation, accident vehicle inspections, computer analysis and
simulation of vehicular accidents and human kinematics, injury analysis
and determination, job site analysis, and overall forensic analysis and
testing. The candidate must be a creative thinker, self-motivated, a
team player, have outstanding oral and written communication skills, and
be comfortable interacting with technical and non-technical people.

Additional Useful Skills:
* Knowledge of biomechanics, anatomy, and/or biology
* Literature research skills
* Familiarity with dynamic testing, data collection, and data analysis
* Knowledge of accident reconstruction software such as PC-Crash or
* Experience using occupant kinematics modeling software such as MADYMO
or ATB
* Surveying experience

QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. and/or M.S. in Mechanical Engineering or
Biomechanics with a strong background in dynamics.

TALAS ENGINEERING, INC. is a dynamic, new engineering consulting firm
and a leader in providing forensic consulting services and engineering
expertise in the areas of Accident Reconstruction, Biomechanical
Analysis, and Design Analysis. Talas Engineering offers full benefits
including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401(k) Retirement
Program. Talas Engineering, Inc. is located in Hayward, California,
which is in the San Francisco Bay Area.

TO APPLY: Email cover letter and resume to swiles@talasinc.com or fax to


Shelley Wiles
Talas Engineering, Inc.