Senior Structural Engineer

We are currently looking for a talented, ambitious and outgoing Senior Structural Engineer with 5-8 years’ experience in the buildings sector to join our rapidly growing structural design practice in central London. We are offering the opportunity to develop your career by working on exciting design led projects, with access to excellent training and mentoring. As a successful growing company you will be a key member of the team reporting directly to the Directors whilst taking the lead on projects.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Work on varied and exciting projects of all scales
  • Leadership responsibility and commercial exposure both internally and with clients
  • Opportunity to help shape the growth of the practice as key member of the team
  • Market leading salary and generous bonus scheme
  • 25 days annual leave

The ideal candidate will:

  • be passionate about structural engineering and have the ability to work through complex details and calculations from first principles.

  • have 5-8 years’ relevant experience working and taking the lead on complex building projects.

  • be experienced designing with the Eurocodes in steel, concrete, masonry and timber.

  • have an masters degree (high 2:1 or 1st) in civil or structural engineering from a leading accredited university

  • Be chartered with the IStructE/ ICE or very near chartered status.

  • be dynamic with good interpersonal skills with the ability to talk to architects and clients.

  • managerial skills with a desire to develop leadership potential
  • have experience using structural design software packages. The use of TEDDS, Tekla Structural Designer would be advantageous but not essential.

  • have some experience using Revit software. Integration between 3D structural modelling and drawings packages is a key part of our work and some basic understanding of Revit would be advantageous.

  • ability to sketch by hand. It is important to be able to produce hand sketches of structural details

  • be familiar with MS Office and be comfortable writing professional reports

  • be hardworking and flexible. On occasion there may be times where project deadlines mean you may need to work late to complete your work.

  • have a desire to work in a small focused team where you can have a significant involvement in projects.

  • be proactive and able to undertake tasks independently as well as part of a team.

  • be reliable and able to organise your own workload along with junior engineers and technicians time to meet strict project deadlines.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER:

  • Work on exciting projects. We work with both high profile and talented emerging architects on a diverse and interesting mix of developments in central London and the south east.

  • Project leadership responsibility and exposure to running projects with support and guidance from the Directors.

  • Mentoring and training for ICE and IStructE chartership. The Directors are chartered with both institutions so guidance and our training scheme is available whichever route you are taking.

  • Opportunities for fast track promotion for the right candidate – as a young successful company we are growing quickly and there will be fantastic opportunities available for the right candididate

  • Software training. We use Tekla structural designer, Revit and CAD and can provide on the job training to develop your skills.

  • Office culture is important to us. We are a company that aims to be fresh and dynamic, not stuffy and dull. We think it is important to have fun and work in a relaxed environment.

  • Flexible working. There will be opportunities for flexible working hours and occasional working from home if agreed in advance.

  • Central London office location. Our head office is conveniently located a 30 second walk from Blackfriars station and 3 minutes from St Paul’s.

  • Regular socials. We organise regular socials from white water rafting, trips to the pub to go karting

  • Excellent remuneration package, including:
    -Market leading salary
    -Generous profit share bonus scheme (up to 15% annually)
    -4% pension contribution
    -25 days annual leave
    -Cycle to work scheme
    -Tax free laptops
    -Childcare vouchers

If you are interested in applying for this position then please email a copy of your CV and a single page cover letter to enquiries@sd.jynk.net