Senior Fire Protection Engineer

We are looking for confident and capableleaders that can direct a team of fire protection engineers and designersthrough design, approvals, and execution of Katerra commercial buildingprojects.

Because Katerra touches all aspects ofbuilding design and execution, the candidate will have unprecedented freedomand responsibility to deliver fire protection solutions that are better,cheaper, and faster than the status quo. We are looking for candidates that areeager to coordinate across design, sourcing, R&D, manufacturing, andconstruction teams at Katerra to transform the way we provide fire protectionservices in our buildings.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

* Directing a team offire protection engineers, both local and remote, through design, permitting,and construction of a variety of commercial building projects across thecountry

* Working with design,R&D, sourcing, manufacturing, and construction teams to execute projects ontime and on budget

* Leveraging projectsto identify ways to improve Katerra's building products

* Organizing projectworkflow (in partnership with project management support staff), identifyingand monitoring the critical path, tracking resources and budget, and keepingKaterra collaborators informed and motivated

* Selecting anddeveloping fire protection design talent

Required Skills & Experience

* NICET III / IVcertification or licensed Fire Protection Engineer

* 8+ years of fireprotection design experience in commercial buildings

* 5+ years of leadingfire protection design projects in commercial buildings

* Bachelor's degree inmechanical, civil, environmental, architectural, or fire engineering

* Detailed knowledge ofIBC and UBC families of codes, local fire codes and NFPA standards

* Experience withdevelopment of alternative solutions and performance based design

* Ability to navigateand review design documents in a variety of BIM environments (Revit, AutoCAD,etc.)

* Experience leadingdesign, specification, approvals, and construction administration for fireprotection systems

* Demonstrated skilland commitment to leading development of permit and construction documents

* Excellent writing,organization, and communication skills

* Team player driven bya desire to make better buildings

* Demonstrated abilityto interact directly with clients, represent Katerra, and skillfully interpretdesign requirements

Preferred Skills & Experience

* Master's degree inmechanical or fire engineering, building science, or business administration

* Engineeringexperience as part of a design/build or manufactured housing company.

* Engagement in ICC,NFPA, or other related industry organizations

* Fire testingexperience at accredited testing facilities

* Familiarity withaccessibility requirements

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