Associate Engineer (Geotechnical) Job in Bengaluru, India at Atkins

Atkins, a member of SNC Lavalin Organization, is one of the world’s leading consultancies operating in the built and natural environment. You might know us for the great work we do across our wide variety of projects. We’re proud to say it’s thanks to our people’s diversity of thought, expertise and knowledge. We offer unparalleled opportunities for talented individuals in search of a rewarding career both in India and around the world. And when you join us, you’ll be a part of this genuinely collaborative environment, where everyone’s voice is valued and treated equally.

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We are looking for Associate Engineer (Geotechnical) to join our team. This role will be based at our Atkins office in Bangalore, IN.

How will you contribute to the team?

To perform this role successfully, the candidate will be responsible for but not limited to the following:

  • Producing high quality technical work including geotechnical analysis and design.
  • To assist senior staff on projects and guide junior team members.
  • Willingness to travel on short term assignments both within India and overseas.
  • A high level of numeracy and attention to details with the ability to self-check and produce accurate work.
  • Work independently, coordinate with multi discipline teams and clients.
  • Ability to adapt to different cultures and working environments to build rapport with customers.
  • Excellent written and spoken English within a business environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and confident to liaise with international clients.
  • Working towards obtaining chartership (CEng MICE, ICE UK).
  • Awareness of health and safety (CDM 2015), commercial and contractual risks is preferred.
  • Flexibility for cross skilling in another sub discipline of Civil Engineering is expected.

What will you contribute? 

  • A strong academic background with degree in Civil engineering and Master’s degree or PhD in a relevant subject with 6-8 years relevant design experience.
  • With minimum 5 years of relevant design experience and preferably having experience in Ground Investigation Works and Site inspection.
  • Experience of soil structure interaction work and numerical analysis would be an advantage.
  • Experience in deep excavation and underground metros is preferred.
  • Some experience with tunnelling and shafts design is preferred.
  • Preparing geotechnical calculations, specifications (e.g. GI, etc.), reports (e.g. Desk Studies, GIR, GDR etc.) and drawings in line with project and legislation requirements.
  • Design of embedded retaining walls, foundations, and earthworks.
  • Work experience in deep excavation, underground metro and basement construction projects involving Diaphragm wall, Secant pile wall, ground anchors and struts, and preparation of Specifications, drawings and BOQ is preferred.
  • Experience working on tunnelling and shaft design is preferred.
  • Experience with structural design (Diaphragm wall, secant wall, struts, ground anchors) would be an advantage.
  • Construction experience in deep excavation and tunnelling would be an advantage.
  • Work experience in BIM modelling (REVIT, CIVIL 3D, Navisworks) would be an advantage.
  • Analytical skills to assess complex problems and deliver appropriate solutions.
  • Experience of soil structure interaction work and numerical analysis would be an advantage.
  • Proficient with geotechnical analysis software like PLAXIS 2D/3D, SLOPE/W, SEEP/W, WALLAP or FREW, PDISP and REPUTE.
  • Ability to work independently. Leading their own technical and professional development.
  • A high level of numeracy and attention to details with the ability to self-check and produce accurate work.
  • Knowledge in international standards like BS codes, AASHTO, CIRIA, Eurocodes, Canadian foundation engineering handbook is preferred.
  • Experience of working in a fast-moving engineering consultancy environment.

What we offer at Atkins?

At Atkins, you will enjoy a robust rewards package which includes:

  • Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Group Insurance.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
  • Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities.

Why work for Atkins?

Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the globe for more than 50 years. Atkins has the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

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Additional Information:

Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves, thrive and develop. To help embed inclusion for all, from day one, we offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and employee networks to support staff from different backgrounds. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

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Company: Atkins

Company Location:  Bengaluru, India

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