Tunnel Engineer

Country/Region:  IN
Field:  Engineering

Faridabad (IND_FAR), IN

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  05-10 years
Job number:  41043

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.


In India, SYSTRA is an international consulting and engineering company operating in the fields of Metros, High Speed Rail, Railways, Roads, Buildings, Urban planning, and Water & Environment for public and private organizations.

Our engineers work with passion to deliver the most reliable, cost-effective and made-to measures solutions allowing end users to move seamlessly.

SYSTRA’s unique expertise is backed with a reputation built through technical excellence delivered on projects. Thanks to our know-how of our employees spread across India, we are present at all stages from upstream studies to operation and maintenance. We provide a comprehensive solution to manage all kinds of missions: Detailed Design Consultant, Project Management, Independent checking services.


Systra India's Infrastructure design vertical is the leading design team for metros in India, with 300 plus stations being designed currently. The team has designed over 500 kms of viaduct along with 60 kms of tunnels and 50 underground stations. We are also very proud to have designed the first monopile in India for the Mumbai Coastal project. We have the distinction of designing the fastest implemented metro project in the country with Lucknow and now have broken the record in Kanpur Metro. Apart from Indian projects the team also provides design services to projects as far as Philippines in the east to Columbia in the West.


The Role:

Initial concept, design, development and timely delivery of assigned projects
To work for the detailed design of metro, building and other projects.

Job Profile

  • Reviewing and checking design related reports and drawings to ensure quality of output.

  • Provide high level technical expertise when applying related engineering principles, techniques and methods to the planning and design of projects.

  • Ensure all quality and environmental aspects of the project are identified and addressed to maintain effective operation and project delivery.

  • Good attention to details.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of international & national code/Standards

  • Must have experience in design rock tunnels and NATM, mixed experience of site and design will be preferable

  • Perform as key engineering person on projects for both client and project team.

  • Ready to travel according to project needs.

  • Prepare BOQ, Cost estimation and Technical Specification

  • Minimum Qualification and Experience Required

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in engineering

  • Minimum 5-8 years’ experience

Key Qualities and soft skills

  • Able to work in multi-disciplinary and geographically diverse environment.

  • Should be a team player with good team building and leading skills.

  • Can conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities

  • Flexible during times of change and 

  • Must be able to learn, understand, and apply new technologies

  • Good communication ability (both written and verbal)               



We commit to put people who join us at the heart of improving transportation and urban infrastructure efficiency. As we are growing, this is time to be a part of this challenging adventure.

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