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Senior structural engineer

Job Profile

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Structures team in Cambridge and make a positive contribution to development and future direction of the current team.

We are looking for a Chartered Structural Engineer with leadership potential to work with us on some of our prestigious projects based both in the UK and overseas. The key skills required include the ability to develop client relationships, commercial awareness, and the flexibility to manage a portfolio of projects, while maintaining a comprehensive knowledge of best practice in structural engineering.

This position can be offered on either a full-time or a part-time basis.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

Job Description

The successful candidates will have: day to day structural technical involvement leading project teams, managing projects and reporting to a Project Principal.

You will be responsible for:

- Interpreting and delivering the structural brief
- Technical content of projects
- Supporting in the planning and programming of technical delivery
- Commercial management of projects
- Identifying resource requirements for the project and managing staff
- Identification and management of technical risks
- Maintaining a comprehensive knowledge and appreciation of current technical engineering codes
- Support in developing the structural teams’ technical ability

Candidate Specification

Essential qualifications and experience:
- BEng & MSc or MEng in structural or civil engineering – Chartered with Institution of Structural (preferred) or Civil Engineers.
- Experience of structural design across a multitude of building sectors including but not essential Commercial, Leisure and

- Recent experience using Eurocodes
- Experience in management of technical projects
- Successfully delivered projects exceeding £2m and preferably exceeding £10m

Essential competencies/skills:
- Sound technical capability and familiarity with current industry standards and software applications
- Ability to clearly communicate technical detail to a non-technical audience
- Ability to prepare sketches, technical reports and specifications
- Ability and propensity to coach and mentor enthusiastic and inquisitive junior engineering staff
- Ability to use Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel to produce project related documents
- Ability to use software such as Analytical/Design software such as Robot, Etabs, Staad, CSC, RAM, Tedds and AutoCAD/Revit to view and print drawings.
- Aware of a range of BIM tools and appreciates the relative advantages/disadvantages
- Ability to develop client relationships
- Appreciation of UK construction law and contracts
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