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Senior Structural Engineer - Buildings, Penang

Structural Engineering
Australasia Region
PUL00000W 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
Do you like to rethink structures to make them more responsive to evolving demands? Whether for tall buildings or for distinctive designs such as one of the largest timber structures ever built. We maintain our reputation because we invest in attracting and developing the most inventive and experienced of structural engineers. Equally, our structural engineers work closely with clients and collaborators and stay up to date with industry issues so that they can innovate in response to real-world challenges and constraints.


What will I do?

  • Provide concept and detailed structral design across a broad range of projects within structural engineering.
  • You will work without supervision in delivering detailed structural design, project deadlines and monitoring costs, to meet client requirements.
  • Prepare project reports summarizing key assumptions, design methodologies, and conclusions and recommendations.
  • You may be responsible for the performance and development of others through providing guidance, training, direction and feedback.
  • Assist in the preparation and delivery of tender submissions and presentations.


What will I bring?

  • Recognized bachelor’s degree in Structural Engineering or similar area.
  • At least 10 years of relevant experience in Buildings Structures within a consulting business environment.  
  • Membership of relevant professional institutions/professional peer bodies or significant credit towards eligibility for membership.
  • Experience in managing key projects, including the supervision of multi-disciplinary project teams where appropriate.
  • Keen understanding of “customer” needs (both internal and external), and the issues which may impact on maintaining effectiveness within a commercial environment. 


Our firm 
Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, architects, consultants, and technical specialists, working across every aspect of the built environment. 

Founded by Sir Ove Arup, a gifted engineer-philosopher with an original and restless mind, our firm has always had a keen sense of purpose. 

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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