Senior Quality cum Material Engineer

Date: 25 Sep 2023

Location: Himachal Pradesh, IN

Company: Systra

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 has built a reputation of technical  excellence by delivering successful highways projects, both in Design and Construction Supervision,  across the world. In India, we have been providing design and construction supervision services for various National highways, State Highways/PWD and other road projects for various government institutions and private organizations since 1982.Our design teams are have experience of designing in accordance with various international codes as the design centre in India has delivered projects across the world. We are also conversant with BIM (Building Information Modelling) which enhances all stages of the infrastructure life cycle, from design to construction and maintenance, which is why we integrate it into our projects and offer it to our clients. Our design and supervision teams have extensive exposure to both domestic and international markets, contracts, codes and specification.

Senior Quality cum Material Engineer


The Role


He shall review the test results of bore holes, quarry and borrow area material to find out their strength characteristics and suitability for using them in construction.


Main Duties


  • Monitoring, organizing set up and layout of the various contractor’s field laboratories.
  • Monitoring the mobilization of the testing equipment to ensure that the laboratories are adequately equipped and capable of performing all the specified testing requirements of the contracts.
  • Monitoring that the setting up of the various contractor’s rock crushers and bituminous mixing plants to ensure that the specified requirements for such equipment are fully met. 




  • He should have masters degree in Civil Engineering. 
  • He should have minimum 10 years of relevant professional experience, out of which, he should have worked for at least 5 years as Material Engineer/Geo-technical Engineer in Highway construction projects.
  • He should have handled at least 2 similar highway projects costing not less than US$ 50
  • The candidate should be familiar with establishing Quality Assurance Programs in highway projects. Knowledge of pavement design is essential
  • The candidate should have at least five years of experience in flexible pavement and bituminous mix designs, and three years of experience in rigid pavement and concrete mix designs.
  • He should have experience of working as material engineer on similar projects in developing countries.


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