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Structural Engineer


Structural Engineer position available (Los Angeles, CA)

• Perform seismic and structural engineering duties in planning, designing, construction, and maintenance of building structures and facilities, including the design of steel structures and reinforced concrete elements;
• Perform structural evaluations on existing buildings and provide retrofit schemes;
• Prepare and review drawings detailing and any other design issues for the overall aspect of structural engineering projects;
• Analyze the dynamic behavior of buildings;
• Review system design calculations;
• Write reports for clients;
• Communicate with architects clients, international building owners and construction teams to establish their needs;
• Respond to regulatory authorities to obtain approval of projects;
• Communicate internally with other engineering disciplines and trades including services, façade, fire and life safety for an optimized efficient design;
• Respond to contractors for request for information (RFI) process;
• Calculate preparation for permitting of projects;
• Responsible for superstructure analysis, design, detailing and coordination as well as analysis, design, and detailing for concrete substructures, podium levels and foundations;
• Perform finite element analysis and modeling, non-linear analysis, and performance based design;
• Utilize seismic analysis and design;
• Utilize CSI packages including SAP2000, SAFE, ETABS, and GSA and Autocad;
• Use BIM applications including Rhino, Grasshopper, Tekla, Navisworks and Solibri, and analyze their interaction through scripting with analysis software for the design of building structures; and,
• Integrate project delivery schemes and modeling and analysis via cloud applications;
• Requires Bachelor's degree plus 3 years of experience.

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

Job Number: LOS0000FH
Category: Structural Engineering
Location: Los Angeles, California
Date Posted: May 27, 2020