Principal Structural Analysis Engineer

Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

We are looking for a Principal or Senior Structural Engineering Analyst to join our Special Services team in Croydon. This is a high-profile role and we are looking for a Structural Engineering Analyst who can solve problems, lead technical solutions and be a key part in driving business forward. You will be given the opportunity to deliver specialised solutions for a range of challenging civil and structural engineering projects.

The role

You'll be carrying out various structural analysis for a variety of complex scenarios and lead or supervise advanced analysis for all types of civil assets including tunnels, buildings, bridges, stadia and towers. Through networking with all areas of Mott MacDonald and liaising with clients to provide reports and project feedback you will build strong professional relationships and be pivotal in longer term business development. Additionally, you will guide and develop engineering professionals in their careers and work with the team to analyse code and non-code compliant structures to develop practical and cost-effective solutions to external and internal clients.

Does this sound like you?

You've gained a wealth of experience in structural or civil engineering and have a solid understanding of how structures, advanced analysis and dynamics work. Your background in engineering has provided you with the opportunity to work with analytical software such as LUSAS, ABAQUS or ADINA and you're confident in your analytical skills. Additionally, with your commercial awareness you are familiar with UK and European industry codes and standards and have the desire to push boundaries where appropriate.

To be successful you will have:

  • A degree in Civil/ Structural engineering (BSc/ MSc honours or equivalent)
  • Chartered with a relevant professional body (IStructE/ICE etc.)
  • A background working in a consultancy environment

Any exposure to further studies in a relevant field of business development would be beneficial.

A little about us

Our Special Services team is where some of Mott MacDonald's technically challenging services are delivered. We provide design management services, advanced civil/structural design, analysis capability and materials technology skills to a vast range of high profile and complex pieces of work. Our area is involved in a range of technically challenging and stimulating projects focused on delivering value added, cost-efficient solutions for clients. Our Specialist structural analysts and engineers develop and use analytical software to meet complex structural technical challenges. We look at transient and dynamic loads applied to a variety of assets including damaged or deteriorating structures. Examples include blast analysis, development of highly efficient modal superposition techniques, dynamic modelling of high voltage structures under short circuit loading, pipeline upheaval buckling analysis, seismic analysis, thermally induced stress analysis, fracture mechanics, human structure interaction, composite behaviour between repairs and parent structures and structural modelling of deteriorated and fire damaged structures.

How to apply

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We offer a competitive benefits package including our flexible benefits scheme covering additional holidays, pension, healthcare, life assurance, cycle to work, season ticket loan and much more. We have a collegiate and collaborative culture which values equality and diversity, and we take proactive steps to create an inclusive workplace. Together, we are opening opportunities with connected thinking.