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Senior Structural Engineer


At Arup, we are 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. Our 16,000-person strong team of designers, engineers, planners and consultants regularly come together to devise solutions that benefit not just our clients, but also the world. We believe in continuous learning; providing a culture that is naturally curious and always stimulating. One that promotes self-discovery and allows people time and space to be creative. Arup's culture looks a lot like the future: globally-linked, locally-focused, and radically creative. We are searching for those rare individuals who are as smart and visionary as they are bold. If this sounds like you read on.

Due to growth, we are currently looking for a Senior Structural Engineer to lead and contribute to our current multi-disciplinary team in Washington, DC. You would be helping mentor our junior staff, help with growing the structural practice in the DC market through BD activities, and lead the technical delivery of current projects. Our client base serves a wide range of both public and projects. Industries that we serve include; Higher Education, Laboratories, Transportation, Government, Commercial, and Science & Technology.

Additional Responsibilities:

• Attend meetings and communicate with clients to establish their needs and discuss design issues with them
• Coordinate work with engineers of other disciplines
• Manage numerous projects and staff as needed
• Take on commercial/financial responsibilities for projects
• Participate in Business Development activities


• Bachelor and Master Degrees in Civil/Structural Engineering
• PE or SE licensed
• 6+ years of professional work experience
• Strong communication skills essential for team-based working
• Excellent planning and organization skills required for our fast-paced environment
• Post-tensioned concrete experience would be a plus
• Highly motivated, proactive, and willing to take on new challenges

Arup offers an outstanding benefits package including healthcare, 401k match, time off and profit share.

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

Job Number: WAS00002K
Category: Structural Engineering
Location: Washington, Dist Of Columbia
Date Posted: None