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Senior Fire Protection Engineer


At Arup, we're dedicated to shaping a better world. For more than 70 years, we have helped bring to life groundbreaking projects across the globe, from the Sydney Opera House to the Beijing Bird’s Nest. We believe that great design comes out of a commitment to quality, creativity, and intensive cross-disciplinary collaboration. Arup is a global engineering and consulting firm of 16,000 creative minds. Arup’s culture looks a lot like the future: globally-linked, locally-focused, and radically creative. We'd like to find those rare individuals who are as bright and visionary as they are bold. If this sounds like you read on.

Our New York City office is looking for a Senior Fire Protection Engineer to play an active role in fire/life safety design, consulting and project management for projects. You will partner with leading architects and building owners providing fire/life safety consulting for a wide range of building, industrial and transport projects. The position will also play an active role in business development activities focused on the growth of Arup’s fire/life safety offering in New York City and beyond.

Minimum skills and qualifications:

•5+ years’ experience as fire protection engineer in a consulting role
•Knowledge of building/fire codes and standards
•Experience developing performance-based solutions
•Broad fire/life safety consulting experience including in structural fire resistance, compartmentation, fire alarm, fire suppression and smoke control systems.
•Project management experience
•Bachelors or Master's degree in Fire Protection Engineering or related field.

Desired skills and qualifications:

•Experience developing client relationships and pursuing new business opportunities.
•Experience working with local authorities to gain approvals
•Expertise in accessibility/ADA and inclusive design consulting
•PE license in fire protection engineering


•You excel in a highly collaborative environment.
•You share your expertise with colleagues generously
•You are creative and forward-thinking
•You care about shaping a better world through your work

Arup offers an excellent benefits package including healthcare, 401k match of 10%, Paid Time Off (PTO) and bonus compensation in the form of Profit Share.

Arup is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where our people are encouraged to grow.

Job Number: NEW0000LH
Category: Fire Engineering
Location: New York, New York
Date Posted: None