Roads/Highways Design Engineers

Country/Region:  SA
Field:  Engineering

Riyadh, SA

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  05-10 years
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SYSTRA is one of the world's leading engineering and consultancy groups with 65 years of experience and employing more than 10,500 employees across 80 countries.

In Saudi Arabia, SYSTRA has been present for more than 20 years and continues to expand and play its part in helping the Kingdom achieve its 2030 Vision. With 400+ employees SYSTRA is involved in many of the Kingdoms iconic projects.

Planned to be the world’s largest floating industrial complex , the Neom Industrial City will be a 7km-wide floating city that will be home to the world’s ‘first fully automated port and integrated logistics hub’. We are currently looking for Infrastructure Design Engineers (Roads/Highways) to provide expert design management skills to support the ongoing activities of a leading multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy.  

Main duties

  • Delivery of all aspects of design, specifically the deliverable requirements at preliminary and detailed design stages
  • Ability to produce, review and approve concept design and option reports
  • Produce, review and approve detailed designs of roundabouts and junctions conforming to AASHTO & DMRB standards
  • Produce, review and approve project design drawings from concept to the tender stage
  • Produce, review and approve Technical Specifications for various components involved in the design of the road network
  • Preparation of project design reports and liaison with the client
  • Manage the workloads for Highway team (Engineers/CAD Technician) 


Bachelor degree in Civil engineering

Technical skills

  • Must have BSc, BEng or equivalent with at least 5 years design experience
  • Excellent working knowledge of AASHTO & DMRB design standards for highways
  • Excellent working knowledge of the design procedures for major highway projects and Saudi authorities codes and regulations
  • Knowledge of Highway Design software (Civil 3D; MX Roads, InRoads)
  • Excellent working experience in the geometric design of roads, roundabouts, junctions and interchanges, traffic projections and pavement design methodologies

Personal qualities

  • Have an aptitude to multi-task and be self starting in new business environments
  • Has good knowledge on traffic management for urban areas
  • Candidates based in KSA will be preferred
  • Highly experienced and widely credible for technical knowledge, expertise and guidance
  • Excellent communication skills

Systra is an equal opportunities company; this position is open to all applicants.