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Geotechnical Engineer

Country/Region:  AE
Field:  Engineering

Dubai, AE

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  05-10 years

The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialized in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.

Operating in the Middle East for more than 40 years, SYSTRA has established itself as a benchmark in public transport engineering, involved in the region’s major projects.

Understand better who we are by visiting www.systra.com.


Responsible for the design and supervision of the drafting production of the project tasks assigned to him/her and ensuring deliveries as per applicable standards, codes and specifications.



  • Studying and conducting geotechnical / foundation calculations of complex bridge structures,
  • Operating advanced geotechnical software, spreadsheets, etc., to define geotechnical demand and capacity,
  • Prepare Geotechnical Interpretative Reports, soil profiles, calculations/design reports, specifications, technical memos/documents,
  • Prepare engineering sketches for technicians to produce drawings,
  • Review, mark-up drawings and ensure QA/QC procedures are in place for drafting production,
  • Work under the mentoring of experienced senior engineers and project managers and seek support and assistance when required.



  • Bachelor or Master or PhD in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering 
  • Basic or good knowledge in geology (hydrogeology),
  • Good knowledge in Soil and Rock Mechanics,
  • Good knowledge in Geotechnical Investigations technics,
  • Good Knowledge in foundation  design (bearing capacity, stabulity, settlement, etc. )
  • Knowledge/awareness of international design standards such as AASHTO, Eurocodes, CSA-CAN, Indian and/or Australian standards,
  • Good supervision and management skills

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