Subject Matter Expert | Transportation
Subject Matter Expert - Transportation
Energetics is accepting applications for a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Transportation for immediate employment. This is an exciting opportunity to get involved with transportation technology consulting field. Qualified candidates will be graduates in an engineering or scientific field of interest, as noted below under requirements. The position is for a part time SME that has expertise in a transportation field. Significant utility, industry, or national laboratory R&D experience is preferred. Leadership experience in an R&D environment is a plus. The position is a remote position, with some travel needed to attend technical meetings.
We are currently recruiting for the following expertise. Other areas of transportation expertise will also be considered:
Electric vehicle and charging station analytics
Electric vehicle charging and rates
Medium and heavy-duty vehicles and off-road equipment
Batteries, electric motors and power electronics for vehicles
Transportation System Analysis
Consumer choice modeling
Vehicle and system benefits analysis and modeling
Connected and Automated Vehicles
Vehicle sensors and autonomous technologies
Advanced combustion engines and fuels
Material technologies for vehicle applications
Transportation technology evaluation, demonstration, and deployment
Fleet management expertise (conventional and alternative fuel vehicles)
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following: (Not listed in order of importance; other duties may be assigned)
Analysis of trends and technical factors related to transportation
Research and analysis of transportation projects
Research and analysis of regulations and policies impacting development and deployment of transportation technologies
Development of studies, reports, and summaries related to transportation technology trends
Research needs assessment and roadmaps for transportation technology development.
Qualifications & Experience:
Requires an advanced degree in an engineering or scientific field
Equivalent combination of knowledge and specialized experience may be acceptable in lieu of a degree.
Candidates must have at least 10 years of relevant experience in the field of transportation
Candidates should have excellent understanding of transportation technologies, the science behind them, and their technical challenges for deployment in today’s market
Demonstrated experience in program and project management a plus.
Proficient in Microsoft Office, with advanced Excel skills preferable
Excellent communication skills (verbal, interpersonal, and written)
Excellent organization and time management skills
Ability to excel working on self-managed tasks
Ability to work within a diverse team
Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision making capabilities
Comfortable in multitasking on time-sensitive tasks without diminished quality of work
Strong interest in the energy field
We are proud to be an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. Energetics (VSE subsidiary) considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
*The selected applicant will be subject to a background check and drug testing.
- Job Family Operations
- Job Function General Strategy Consultants
- Pay Type Hourly