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A career at Arup offers you the chance to make a positive difference in the world. Independently owned and independently minded, Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment. We offer a broad range of professional services that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work. For more than 70 years, we have helped bring to life ground-breaking projects across the globe.

Dedicated to sustainable development, Arup is a collective of designers, consultants and experts working globally. Founded to be humane and excellent, we collaborate with our clients and partners using imagination, technology, and rigour to shape a better world. We are open to candidates working in Cork, Dublin, Galway or Limerick.  This is a fulltime Hybrid role.

Senior Streets / Road Design Engineer

We are seeking suitably qualified personnel for a wide range of challenging Sustainable Transportation and Active Travel projects in our Cork, Dublin, Galway and/or Limerick Offices. The successful candidate will have a Level 8 Engineering degree (or equivalent). They will have proven design and project management experience having delivered active travel projects and urban design projects, through all project stages from planning through to delivery on site.

Introduction to Arup’s Streets Team:

The Streets team provides Transport Engineering services to both public and private clients including the preliminary and detailed design for urban road and street projects, sustainable transport projects including public transport priority schemes, cycle schemes and greenways, as well as public realm schemes.

Our core clients include local authorities, the National Transport Authority and Transport Infrastructure Ireland and the team’s delivery vision is to enhance our urban areas in corporation with our client partners to provide for the sustainable growth in transport.


Successful Candidate:
The successful candidate will need to work as part of multi-disciplinary project teams and have experience with Local Authority/ National Transport Authority design and project management requirements. In addition, experience in some of the following areas would be desirable:

  • Urban Street Design (including a good understanding of the Design Manual for Urban Roads and Streets (DMURS), The Traffic Signs Manual, the National Cycle Manual etc..);
  • Civil Engineering Design;
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS);
  • Traffic Modelling Software (i.e. LINSIG, Junctions 9, VISSIM, etc..);
  • Highway Geometric Design including the Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) Publications (formerly the DMRB);
  • Stakeholder Management and the CPO Process;
  • Project Presentation;
  • Preliminary Design and the Planning Process;
  • Government Form of Contract; 
  • Preparation of Contract tender documents and Procurement Process; and
  • Responding to design queries during construction.


Your Responsibilities 

  • Act as project manager including liaising with clients and other design teams;
  • Be responsible for the delivery of project solutions;
  • Manage other staff members with the delivery of design drawings, supporting transportation analysis and the preparation of reports.
  • Manage sub-consultants and other in-house Arup discipline teams;
  • Be responsible for contract administration on site;
  • Prepare fee proposals and manage budgets for individual projects;
  • Prepare preliminary and detailed design.

What to expect at Arup 

  • A multicultural and informal working environment where you can develop professionally by being
  • part of a team who enjoy what they do.
  • Opportunities for short or long assignments at Arup’s offices and projects anywhere in the world.
  • We believe that flexible arrangements, such as hybrid working, create a more inclusive way of working that supports our diversity and the wellbeing of our people.
  • Employees are eligible for the Global Profit Share scheme, which is dependent on the firm’s financial performance.
  • Competitive performance-based salary growth.
  • A strong corporate culture committed to its values: quality of work, holistic approach, humane organization, straight and honourable dealings, social usefulness and reasonable prosperity.
  • Continuous training and professional development that will allow you to adapt to the growing needs of our clients as we embrace digital transformation.


Join us in shaping a better world

Our goal is to shape a better world, finding solutions for some of the world’s most complex problems. From climate action to social value, we consider the most expansive impacts of our work. Our drive to build a more sustainable, resilient and equitable future shapes our culture and

has made us leaders in sustainable development. The successful candidate will join our multi-disciplinary design teams focusing on technical excellence and innovative solutions that create a better future for people, places, and the planet.  


'A better way'- Sustainability and Social Equity

At Arup, we strive to bring environmental sustainability and social equity together. We put sustainability at the heart of our projects and invest in research and development that helps tackle issues such as climate change and poverty. We have made a commitment to reach net zero by 2030 and to contribute meaningfully to the UN Sustainable Development Goals, creating shared value for our clients and our communities while safeguarding our planet. Read our net zero carbon plan here.

A career at Arup gives you the chance to have a positive impact on the world. For us, corporate responsibility is not just a policy; it’s a way of working.


Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion is at the heart of what we do

We are committed to creating an inclusive working environment for talented people of any background based on merit, fairness and respect. At Arup, you’ll be a welcomed member of the team with opportunities to participate in social, cultural and educational events with the local community (e.g. as a STEM ambassador) or with your colleagues by joining staff networks such as those for women, culture or the LGBTQ+ community. At Arup we are committed to making all stages of our recruitment process accessible to candidates with disabilities. Please speak to our recruitment team and we will work with you to make reasonable adjustments to ensure you can perform at your best.

We are a certified CPD accredited employer with Engineers Ireland and we were named Engineers Ireland CPD Employer of the year in 2020.



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