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Senior Engineer

  • Job reference: GW0000014
  • Sector: Rail
  • Location: Gurgaon
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Why not...

Atkins is one of the worlds’ leading engineering design consultancies. We have the breadth and depth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time critical infrastructure projects.


As a provider of multi disciplined technical services to the built environment, we are committed to planning, enabling and designing excellence in the delivery of first class solutions which combines innovation, imagination and best practices. 



  • Technical team leader with good reputation in the industry
  • Managing delivery of multidisciplinary projects
  • Developing schematic designs and detailed designs for small to large scale rail infrastructure projects for UK and other regions. Including analysis, production and checking of design drawings, specifications, design reports and CDM risk assessments
  • Supporting and guiding junior level staff within the team by technical training and mentoring
  • Ensure effective communication and coordination on assigned tasks between all disciplines
  • Ensure designs meet Clients requirements and compliance with relevant Codes of Practice
  • Agreeing on the scope and fee for work packages and managing delivery
  • Responsible for compliance with Atkins QA/QC procedures and implementation of procedures
  • Create a culture of sharing knowledge and lessons learnt on projects within teams
  • Managing own professional development and of a team

Mandatory Requirements:

  • BEng / MEng or MSc degree in civil engineering or equivalent with minimum 10 years of experience
  • Detailed knowledge of multi-discipline designs
  • Competence with engineering software such as Staad Pro, LUSAS
  • Experience of working om international projects
  • Understanding of relevant design standards, including Eurocodes and other international standards
  • Appreciate health and safety requirement and how they impact on designs
  • Ability to lead and contribute to bids and tenders
  • Ability to develop and agree scopes and manage the internal technical supply chain, including budgets, programme and quality of deliverable, delivering within set time frame
  • Good project management skills, commercial awareness, financial control and ability to deliver across a range of contract types
  • Commercially astute and an excellent communicator with the desire to take on extra management responsibilities and keep on developing your skills and your teams
  • Sound knowledge of Project Governance and Development Processes
  • Ability to research information and data independently and ability to resolve contractual issues
  • Sound interpersonal skills and ability to converse with a wide range of Clients and colleagues across several engineering disciplines
  • Excellent spoken and written English

 Desirable Requirements: 

  • Awareness of business models adopted in the sector and commercial and technical risks
  • Experience of client engagement and business development activities
  • Positive and practical with experience of managing resources, mentoring engineers and inspiring multidisciplinary teams to exceed client expectations
  • Knowledge gained from working with a contractor and/or client organisation

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