Water Sector Technical Lead via Indeed

Criticality Sciences

Alexandria, VA, US

Company Overview

Criticality Sciences, Inc. based in Alexandria, Virginia that provides catastrophic risk analytics for critical infrastructure through software enabled consulting services. The company’s mission is to create ubiquitous resilience against catastrophic failure.

Position Overview

The Water Sector Technical Lead will lead Criticality Sciences, Inc. in providing resilience analyses to the water utilities sector, with an emphasis on network failure analysis, product development, and business development for that sector. In the first six months, they may serve as the Principal Investigator on US government funded resilience research projects in the water utility sector. The Water Sector Technical Lead will be responsible for collecting and cleaning data, performing analyses using the Criticality Sciences NetResilienceTM platform, writing documentation, supervising a small number of technicians supporting these tasks, and forming relationships with partners and water utilities.

Desired Qualifications

Candidate must have research and engineering experience, with an advanced degree or equivalent research degree and experience in a related field of research. Background in any of the following fields is highly desirable: water resources systems, hydraulics, systems analysis, network science, statistics, simulation modeling, and resilience. Knowledge of programming and software engineering would be a useful bonus. Successful candidates are expected to be highly motivated, have strong communication skills in oral and written English, and work effectively as leaders within a multidisciplinary team.

Salary and Benefits

Competitive salary, benefits, and equity.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $80,000.00 – $100,000.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off


  • Doctorate (Required)


  • Alexandria, VA 22314 (Required)

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Innovative — innovative and risk-taking

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • A job for which people with disabilities are encouraged to apply


  • Monday to Friday
  • Other

Company’s website:

  • www.critsci.com

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19