AECOM Principal Structural Engineer in London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - London, London

Job Summary

Our London based structures team are looking for a Senior or Principal Structural Engineer with experience in architectural structural engineering design, to join our London-based team in Aldgate Tower.

The role will be working on a number of challenging and exciting projects, previous projects the team have completed include:

  • The Serpentine Summer Pavilion and Summer Houses with architects Sou Fujimoto, Smiljan Radic, selgascano, BIG, , NLÉ, Asif Khan, Barkow Leibinger, Yona Freedman, Francis Kéré and Frida Escobedo

  • Al Wakrah Stadium, Qatar with Zaha Hadid

  • Hong Kong International Airport with Aedas

On a day to day basis the Senior or Principal Structural will be involved in the design of a wide range of complex and challenging projects from concept through to completion. It is likely you will have experience in high-profile and iconic architectural structures and 3D parametric design of complex geometry using Rhino and Grasshopper or similar.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Undertaking structural engineering projects, performing analyses and calculations as appropriate.

  • Developing structural details including general arrangements and interface detailing.

  • Supervising work, ensuring that it is carried out to the appropriate technical standard and that it is managed to programme and budget

  • Leading a team of engineers and technicians designing building structures.

  • Effectively control commercial, managerial and technical aspects of projects or parts thereof for which you are responsible

Minimum Requirements

  • A graduate in Structural Engineering or equivalent with experience of Structural Engineering in directly relevant fields including a broad knowledge of structural materials including but not limited to steel, concrete and timber

  • Ability to deliver high quality structural design solutions including strong creative and conceptual design skills, analysis and calculations to a level of detailed construction information and coordinated with other disciplines

  • Specific experience in the design and detailing of architectural steelwork structures, including the use of 3D parametric modelling (Rhino, Grasshopper).

  • A solid track record of having worked on a variety of structures projects, possibly as project leader on some, with experience of dealing directly with architects and clients.

  • A highly motivated individual with excellent communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ideally the successful Senior or Principal Structural Engineer will be chartered MIStructE

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Structural

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202327BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.