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Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Australasia Region
BRI00016W Requisition #

Do you want to make a positive impact on the world? Sustainable development is at the heart of everything we do. 
Seventy-five years ago, we created a home for creative thinkers seeking to solve the world’s biggest challenges. Today, a collective of 16,000+ Arupians gather across the globe from 140 different countries to build a sustainable future.  
We strive to create an inclusive environment and give everyone a voice. Diversity drives innovation in our projects and offers empathy to the communities we serve. We welcome and encourage applications from people living with disability and provide workplace adjustments.
At Arup, you’ll do more than work — you’ll shape a better world.
About this role
Arup offers a comprehensive consultancy service for all types of Geotechnical projects across the globe.  Our experience ranges from concept studies and planning through design and supervision of construction to the maintenance of completed projects.
This role will see you undertake planning and delivery of geotechnical design for major multi-disciplinary buildings and infrastructure projects, with a key focus on numerical modelling skills. You will have the ability to work collaboratively with both internal and external clients including various government departments and contractor whilst mentoring junior staff in geotechnical design and numerical analysis.  
What will I do?

  • Develop, design and deliver geotechnical inputs to large, complex multidisciplinary projects.  
  • Lead the technical design and coordinating people, within project timelines and in accordance with budgetary constraints. 
  • Develop strong relationships with clients, industry peer groups, regulators and contractors.
  • Develop strong functional working relationships across Arup region.
  • Actively develops the knowledge, experience, and technical skills of others, including junior staff within the QLD geotechnical team and the Australasia Geotechnical team. 

What will I bring?

  • Recognised tertiary qualifications in Civil Engineering, with post-graduate degree in Geotechnics preferred.
  • Demonstrated significant technical experience in geotechnical numerical modelling, including the use of Plaxis 2D and 3D.
  • Significant industry experience in the delivery and leading geotechnical design on large multi-disciplinary projects, within a consulting business environment.
  • Membership of relevant professional institutions/professional peer bodies (including Chartered Status from the Institution of Engineers Australia or equivalent) and Register Professional Engineer of Queensland.

Our firm 
Dedicated to sustainable development, the firm is a collective of 16,000 designers, advisors and experts working across 140 countries. Founded to be both humane and excellent, we collaborate with our clients and partners using imagination, technology and rigour to shape a better world.
We create spaces where everyone feels safe, seen and included and able to perform at their best. We take an approach to flexible working that supports the diversity and well-being of our members.
Are you ready to shape a better world?
Our open roles are waiting for you on the Arup careers page. If you like what you see here, apply today.  
Arup does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. 

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