Senior/Principal Electrical Engineer (Design) Jobs in Dubai at Atkins

Title: Senior/Principal Electrical Engineer (Design)

Company: Atkins

Location: Dubai

We are looking for Senior/Principal Electrical Design Engineer in Dubai, UAE.

As one of the world’s leading consultancies operating in the built and natural environment, Atkins offers unparalleled opportunities for talented individuals in search of a rewarding career both in the Middle East and around the world.

This is an ideal opportunity for individuals looking to develop their international experience by working with a multidiscipline team of Building Services Engineers providing a comprehensive design service.


Carrying out design calculations on a variety of buildings i.e. residential, commercial, educational, leisure facilities, industrial etc.,

Design according to local utilities rules, regulations and design guides

Design to British, American and International design standards

Preparing technical input to Specifications/Reports

Preparing drawings for drafting by in-house CAD/Revit team

Instruct CAD/Revit operators in all project related matters and responsible for the checking of all CAD/Revit works done

Coordinate with Electrical Engineers, Architects, Civil Engineers and Structural Engineers and any other external design consultant

To understand and implement Atkins ME Quality Assurance procedures

Site surveys and inspections;

Manage own workload and that of junior engineers within the team.

Working with other offices within Atkins GCC businesses portfolios.


Degree qualified (as a minimum) in Electrical discipline

Minimum 10 years post graduate experience in a Design Group core discipline

Member of a Chartered institution (or equivalent) with associated relevant experience

Complete familiarity with all steps of the design process from pre concept to tender/contract documentation

Complete familiarity with site construction documentation, forms of contract;

Must demonstrate ability to act independently, while part of a team

Independently carry out breaker sizing, cable sizing, voltage drop calculations, electrical circuiting, preparation of electrical schedules etc

Excellent team management and communication skills

Understands the importance of accuracy and has high attention to detail

Customer focused, passionate about exceeding the requirements of internal and external stakeholders

Develops conceptually elegant solutions in close collaboration with other specialist and design groups and prepare these for Detailed Design Development in the India GTC

A confident presenter of concept designs

Demonstrate excellent planning and time management skills

Adaptive influencing skills, demonstrating tact, diplomacy, persuasion and the courage to challenge.

Rewards & Benefits

We offer an excellent package which includes

A competitive salary

Transportation allowance

Medical and life insurance cover

22 calendar days annual leave

Medical and life insurance cover

Company gratuity scheme

Discretionary bonus scheme

Annual flight allowance to point of origin

SNC Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the largest multidisciplinary, multi sector engineering design consultancies in the world and is part of the SNC Lavalin Group.As one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies with a leading track record in the defence sector,

Atkins are ideally placed to respond to this market. We have a broad establishment and proud, 50 year history throughout the Middle East region.

We provide a full range of design, engineering and project management services for buildings, tra…

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