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Senior Water Resources Scientist/Engineer

Company: Lynker Corporation
Location: Boulder
Posted on: May 27, 2023

Job Description:

Lynker Corporation is seeking to hire a full-time Senior Water Resources Scientist/Engineer to support our growing water resources consulting team based in Boulder, Colorado. We are focused on supporting our expanding water resources modeling, natural hazard risk assessment, and climate change impact analysis practice area in Colorado and the Western US. The preferred candidate will have strong ties to the water resources community and will be capable of winning new projects to expand our consulting services. The position is focused on business development and providing technical scientific and engineering services (i.e. a "seller-doer"). The ideal Senior Water Resources Scientist/Engineer will identify clients and capture new project opportunities while also conducting technical project work including, scientific and engineering analyses, water resources and environmental modeling services, and project management. The position will involve travel to meetings, conferences, and other events as needed to fulfill the objectives of the position.

The successful Senior Water Resources Scientist/Engineer will support business development and technical services offerings in our water resources practice:

Business Development:

Identify and respond to proposals.

Ability to win work and deliver successful project outcomes to clients.

Manage water resources projects.

Assess client needs and formulate appropriate solutions

Technical Services:

Technical capabilities focused on hazard, vulnerability, and risk assessment, water resources modeling, water quality modeling, climate change science, or other related fields.

Experience applying hydrologic, hydraulic, or other natural resources models.

Experience successfully completing water resources and climate change impact studies for clients.

Experience deploying risk assessments, water resources planning services, or other related technical service offerings.


Minimum required qualifications include:

10-15 years of experience in water resources or related physical science.

Master's degree in earth science or engineering discipline.

Demonstrated business development capability and experience managing projects in a technical discipline.

Water resources or natural resources modeling expertise.

Knowledge of water resources issues in Colorado and the Western US.

Programming expertise (R, Python, or other preferred language).

Strong communication skills and a proven track record of meeting client needs

Preferred qualifications include:

15-20 years of experience.

Doctorate degree in earth science or engineering discipline.

Experience networking, marketing, and consulting with clients in the water resources or natural resources industry.

A proven track record of winning water resources or natural resources projects.


Boulder, Colorado, or the Western US.

This position is local, but it offers a flexible work-from-home schedule.

About Lynker

Lynker is a growing, employee owned, small business, specializing in professional, scientific and technical services. Our continually expanding team combines scientific expertise with mature, results-driven processes and tools to achieve technically sound, cost effective solutions in hydrology/water sciences, geospatial analysis, information technology, resource management, conservation, and management and business process improvement.

We focus on putting the right people in the right place to be effective. And having the right people is critical for success. Our streamlined organization enables and empowers our talented professionals to tackle our customers' scientific and technical priorities - creatively and effectively.

Lynker offers a team-oriented work environment, competitive salaries and benefits, and the opportunity to work in a culture of exceptionally skilled and diverse professionals who embrace sound science and creative solutions.

Lynker is an E-Verify employer.

Lynker is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply.

Keywords: Lynker Corporation, Boulder , Senior Water Resources Scientist/Engineer, Engineering , Boulder, Colorado

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