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Senior Structural Design Engineer

Energi People
London, EC1
£45000 - £55000/annum
Closing date
May 20, 2024

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Structural Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Senior Structural Design Engineer



£45,000 - £55,000

About the Company:

Our Client is an innovative consulting engineering business with over 900 employees across 15 offices worldwide, with offices in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, and the Middle East, and specialise in engineering solutions for various sectors. They collaborate with industry leaders to create projects benefiting communities globally.

The Role

The London office is searching for a Senior/Associate Structural Engineer to join their growing building engineering team, working on diverse projects including high-rise structures, adaptive re-use schemes, and specialised architectural projects for major UK developers and contractors.

The role entails collaborating with the Structures Lead to manage project delivery and foster team development, while also coordinating with other disciplines offered within the company, such as civil, façades, infrastructure, bridge engineering, and geotechnical consultancy.

The ideal candidate for this role should have strong technical skills and excellent organisational and communication abilities, ideally gained from experience in a multi-disciplinary or engineering consultancy environment. They will be engaged in diverse projects spanning various sectors and stages, from concept design to construction.

While the majority of projects are UK-based, the company's international operations offer opportunities for candidates with experience in global project delivery, providing a platform for further skill enrichment and professional growth within a supportive and expanding organisation.


Design delivery: prepare, review and approve calculations, drawings and other documentation.
Managing a design team and providing guidance and mentoring to junior members.
Delivering multiple small projects and or tasks within budget and to schedule.
Communicating with clients, review and agree scope for elements of work, prepare proposals and manage project finances.


At least eight years of relevant experience, ideally within an engineering consultancy or the construction industry
Qualified to MEng level or above.
Excellent time management and the ability prioritize execution of work
High attention to detail
Ideally ICE or IstructE Chartered, though not essential
Experience of high-rise design
Strong understanding of holistic sustainable design
Be familiar with embodied carbon as a design parameter and strive for solutions which are effective from a sustainability perspective.
Experience in the assessment and re-use of existing structures (concrete, steel, masonry and timber)
Experience of the utilisation of timber in modern structural design
Able to work independently and demonstrate ability to lead small teams in the preparation of design related to structures and temporary works
Relevant design and delivery experience with reinforced concrete, post-tension concrete, structural steel, timber and masonry structures
Familiar with analysis and design software
Good knowledge of current building standards, analysis and codes of practice
Good understanding of BIM project requirements. Able to communicate and manage drafters to deliver compliant design

Benefits of working here:

Joining the team offers several perks, including a vibrant central London location around London Bridge and Bermondsey, competitive remuneration, and the opportunity to collaborate with a team of talented engineers known for their unique contributions to the UK market. Additionally, the role provides close connections with offices worldwide, fostering a global network, and embraces a can-do philosophy, encouraging proactive problem-solving and innovation.

Diversity, Inclusion, and Health:

Our Client embeds equality into its core values and culture, fostering an inclusive environment where differences are celebrated and individuals are encouraged to bring their authentic selves to work. They prioritise recognising and embracing diversity, promoting a workplace where everyone feels comfortable and valued.

The company prioritises employee well-being by maintaining healthy workplaces and implementing safety measures to mitigate risks and comply with regulations. Their commitment extends beyond their workforce to ensure zero harm to communities, fostering a supportive environment where everyone can safely return home each day.

Interested? Apply here!

About Energi People

Energi People is a highly specialised recruitment consultancy with a strong foothold in the global built environment sector for over 20 years. We excel in connecting technical professionals at all career stages, from recent graduates to seasoned senior leaders. Our extensive network of enduring connections enables us to consistently source top-tier job opportunities with premier clients

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