Structural Engineer, Associate Partner

London (Greater)
29 Aug 2017
29 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Foster + Partners is an international studio for architecture and engineering with over 1,200 staff worldwide. Since the company’s founding in 1967, the practice has received over 600 awards for excellence and won over 100 national and international competitions. Our philosophy is that the best projects arise from a totally integrated approach to the design process, where engineers work alongside architects to conceive and design a project from its earliest inception.

As our structural workload continues to expand, with projects in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States, we are seeking professionally qualified structural engineers at the Associate Partner level with strong technical skills and experience, to lead the delivery of complex international projects from concept to completion.


• To lead, manage, motivate and coordinate structural project teams on several major projects with complex features

• To take responsibility for the design process and coordinate structural engineering activities relating to the project

• To be a member of the Foster + Partners structural engineering group leadership and management team

• To perform analysis and design of structural systems for all building types through all design stages to major international building codes

• To direct the preparation and development of calculations, reports, structural drawings, specifications and other documents relating to the design

• To assist with business development

Attributes, Skills and Qualifications:

• An undergraduate degree of at least 4 years duration and a postgraduate degree at the MSc level or above in structural engineering

• A professional qualification – CEng with chartered membership of the IStructE (preferred) or the ICE in the UK, PE/SE in the US or other international equivalent

• Legally able to work in the UK

• Experience and demonstrated career development working in a structural engineering practice, with a proven history of successfully delivering excellent design of large and complex international building projects in a leadership role

• Strong written, verbal and graphical communication skills

• Expert knowledge of and experience using ETABS and SAP2000. Experience with BIM (in particular Revit)

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