Structural Design Engineer

Country/Region:  US
Field:  Consulting

New York, NY, US

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

Globally, SYSTRA’S 8,500 employees focus on the entire spectrum of transportation. From metros, tramways, high speed and heavy rail, bridges, roads and aviation. Since our founding in 1957, we have conducted projects in more than 150 countries and 350 towns and cities.


Our work in the USA has been laser focused on delivering, planning, designing, engineering and program/construction management solutions for rail and transit agencies. We are sought-after for our expertise in high speed, commuter, intercity, metro and light rail. We are committed to designing and delivering secure, efficient and cost-effective transportation solutions with a devotion to the passenger experience, safety and reducing environmental impact.  


We’re looking for a new Structural Design Engineer in our Infrastructure group to help drive the objectives and challenges our valued clients have trusted us to solve for them. 


As a SYSTRA US Structural Design Engineer, you will join a world-class team of high-performing engineers, designers, drafters and others who work collectively to ensure client projects continue to thrive while remaining on track and budget.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design and prepare engineering drawings for civil and structural engineering specific projects or as part of larger multiple specialty projects
  • Coordinate the structural work with other disciplines including architecture, mechanical, electrical, communications, surveying, site assessment and testing and probes
  • Attend field meetings and site walkthroughs to review project conditions and design objectives
  • Prepare specifications and verify cost estimates
  • Participate in the design review process
  • Prepare bid documents and assist with bid packages


Does this seem like an opportunity that you can be all aboard with in your career?  Well, here’s a little more on the required experience we’re looking for in this new teammate.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering
  • Minimum 5-8 years of building and vertical structural design experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Excel and Word
  • Possession of valid driver’s license


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with SpecLink
  • MicroStation proficiency
  • Building structures design experience
  • PE
  • Advanced degree(s)


SYSTRA USA provides a benefits package including medical, dental, 401k and other offerings that focus on providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.


SYSTRA USA is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local law.        

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.


Sponsorship assistance is not available for this position.


Salary Range:  $90,000-115,000

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City