Forensic Animator

Work with a fast-paced, growth-oriented team of forensic engineers at Knott Laboratory.

Knott Laboratory was established in 1982 and has become the nationwide leader in forensic engineering and animation for 35 years. We offer an excellent work environment, outstanding opportunities and competitive salaries and benefits.

Job Duties

Use state-of-the-art technology to produce visualizations which communicate to a jury the findings of an expert’s scientific analysis and reconstruction of the accident; Design graphics and court exhibits

Model CG environments using advanced techniques for lighting, photomatching and rendering

Rigging and animating mechanical systems as well as rigging Bipeds for MoCap

Photo Skills
Photogrammetry, Photomodeling & Matchmoving

Occasional business travel for vehicle and scene inspections


Masters Degree

Previous Experience
More than two years of experience in a professional environment

AutoCAD, Unity 3D, MotionBuilder, Photomodeler

Technical Knowledge
Programming/Scripting experience (MaxScript, MELscript, C#, Python, etc.)

Personal Qualities
Well organized, fast learner, works well in a team environment, strong communication and time management skills, ability to solve problems using analytical thinking, sense of humor, strong stomach (you will encounter photographs of fatal accident scenes), sense of humor, passionate about the field of animation

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