Senior Structural Engineer

Senior Structural Engineer - Cambridge

Job Description

We are looking for a talented Structural Engineer at Senior level to join our Building Structures team in Cambridge. Our Cambridge office have worked on multi-award winning projects and continue to attract and retain excellent staff to work on our exiting range of varied projects. From low vibration laboratories to low carbon structures – we approach engineering differently and apply our design flair to every stage of a project.

About Ramboll

Ramboll is a leading engineering, design and consultancy company founded in Denmark in 1945. With close to 13,000 experts in 35 countries, including 1,300 in the UK, we emphasise local experience combined with a global knowledge-base.

Owned by the Ramboll Foundation and our staff, high ethical standards as well as responsibility towards society and employees are ingrained in our cultural DNA. Ramboll was value-based long before it came into fashion and we live our values every day. We constantly strive to achieve inspiring and exacting solutions that make a genuine difference to our customers, end-users and society as a whole.

Main Role Responsibilities

  • Agree design philosophy/design fundamentals
  • Exercise design management and delivery to the highest standards, demonstrating all round technical competence and financial awareness
  • Supervise a small team of engineers and technicians, reviewing and commenting on the deliverables produced at key stages through a project
  • Liaise with clients, identifying their needs and presenting our solutions.
  • Prepare client and project proposals
  • Promote Business Development through a network of contacts, and be ambassador of the company
  • Take an active role in technical groups and team meetings, and set an example to all staff

Required qualifications, skills and knowledge

  • Chartered with demonstrable experience
  • Be an excellent communicator capable of explaining complex engineering principles in plain language, both verbally and in writing
  • Have a commercial understanding of an engineering consultancy as a business.
  • Have a track record of working on varied and complex buildings
  • Experience in the design of the primary construction materials (steel, concrete, timber, masonry) and have a good general knowledge of building construction
  • Demonstrate ability to take responsibility for projects and meet agreed deadlines
  • Ability to manage the design and construction stages of a project
  • Be competent at influencing people (staff, clients, and design team members)
  • Be proactive in addressing problem issues, presenting and pushing solutions

What we offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits package including 25 days holidays, private medical insurance, life assurance and group income protection. In addition, we offer a comprehensive flexible benefits package including childcare vouchers, gym membership, dental insurance, cycle to work scheme, travel insurance, discounts in a vast range of restaurants and shops and many more!
  • Excellent career growth and development opportunities
  • Be part of a dynamic, expanding team within the UK
  • A vibrant and inspiring culture, based on innovation and flexibility

You must have eligibility to work in the UK

Ramboll is an equal opportunity employer

Deadline 2018-10-31
Workplace Cambridge


240 Blackfriars Road
London SE1 8NW
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 20 7631 5291
Fax +44 845 299 1610


Company registration

Company registration

Ramboll UK Limited. Registered in England & Wales. Company registration no. 03659970. Registered office: 240 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8NW