Why Join SYSTRA

The role

We are currently looking to strengthen our rail engineering team in the Birmingham office through the addition of a Civil Engineer to support our growth.

Working within our multidisciplinary team, you will contribute to the delivery of the civil engineering design content on a range of challenging projects across rail engineering. If you are a committed and ambitious engineer who can demonstrate strong leadership and interpersonal skills combined with commercial awareness and the ability to play their part in growing a dynamic high performance team then we want to hear from you.

In this role you will get a fantastic exposure to the broad civil engineering field within a major infrastructure project, primarily focusing on the design of assets such as bridges and structures, liaising with other teams that focus on highways, drainage and utilities.

Main duties

  • Completing civil engineering design calculations
  • Prepare technical reports at various project stages including feasibility, conceptual and detailed design
  • Co-ordinate the production of drawings
  • Work closely with other related disciplines on the project (highways, drainage, utilities)
  • Regular interface with the BIM team

Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree qualified in a relevant subject (Civil / Structural Engineering)
  • Related work experience within rail design/engineering companies
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experienced in the use of civil / structural software design packages
  • Ability to produce Engineering designs and associated reports.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD
  • Proficiency in Projectwise would be an advantage, but not essential
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint is required
  • Experience in Microsoft Project an advantage but not essential

In return we offer a competitive salary with a comprehensive and attractive benefits package with opportunities for flexible working and career development.

Please note, we do have a preferred supplier list for the provision of recruitment services and we will not accept unsolicited CVs from suppliers not currently on our PSL.