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Senior Facade Engineer


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At Arup, our innovative spirit enables us to express our ingenuity in unique ways – developing many of the world’s most innovative and sustainable buildings, transport and civil engineering projects. Arup is a global engineering and consulting firm of over 12,000 creative minds. Our integrated approach to engineering and design brings together the best professionals to meet our client’s needs.
Our Los Angeles office is seeking an experienced Facade Engineer who will collaborate with architects and other building professionals to design and deliver exciting, world class buildings. The Senior Façade Engineer role shall include:
• Participate and actively contribute to design workshops, where cladding solutions are explored and determined. Workshops will be with architects and fellow professionals and with the cladding industry.
• Free hand sketching skills are often useful in developing ideas and explaining concepts. Such sketches are often included in our tender information packages.
• Producing specifications and reports, and coordinating the work of others.
• Commenting on cladding industry submittals.
• Witnessing testing and preparing associated technical reports.
• Carrying out factory visits, site inspections and preparing associated technical reports.
• Supervising and coordinating the work of other team members and coordinating work with building professionals of other disciplines.
• Communicating with clients to establish their needs, and maintaining a dialogue throughout the project.
• Managing project teams to ensure production of deliverables to agreed timelines and within budget.
• Providing technical guidance and mentoring to junior members of the team
• Design skills associated cladding and envelope detailing.
• Experience of 3d computer modeling packages/2-D CAD is desired, but not essential.
• Excellent communications skills (both written and verbal).
• Minimum Bachelor's degree in Architecture or Engineering, Masters strongly preferred
• Licensed Structural engineer preferred.
• A minimum of 6 - 7 years of relevant experience.
• US Cladding industry experience is desirable, but not essential.
• Able to understand the balance of priorities on differing projects.
• Able to quickly develop successful client relationships.
• Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines.
• Planning and organizational skills.
• Be commercially aware.
Share your passion and experience in a global culture that believes your
potential to achieve is endless. This is your opportunity to shine.
Arup is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


Job Number: LOS00001S
Category: Façade Engineer
Los Angeles, California, United States

Date Posted: May 26, 2016
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