Senior Engineer - Structural

Requisition ID: 274269 

  • Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Various Permanent Bechtel Office Locations 

Company Overview:

Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.

Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact.

We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security and Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values – ethics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants – integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what customers can expect, and how we deliver.

Bechtel India is a global operation that supports execution of projects and services around the world. Working seamlessly with business line home offices, project sites, customer organizations and suppliers, our teams have delivered more than 125 projects since our inception in 1994.

Our offices in Gurgaon, Vadodara and Chennai will grow significantly and sustainably with exciting career opportunities for both professionals and young graduates who are passionate about creating a cleaner, greener, and safer world; building transformational infrastructure; making decarbonization a reality; and protecting people and the environment.



Structural Engineer with Bachelor’s/ Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from a reputed Institute with more than 12 years of experience in estimation, engineering co-ordination, front end & detailed design of structures/ foundations for large industrial projects. Candidate should have worked in an engineering office or consultancy of repute performing relevant work. Candidate should have exposure to Indian, US, Euro and other foreign codes/standards and local practices. Candidate should have exposure to 3D modeling and viewing tools such as PDS, Frameworks, S3D, Tekla, Naviswork, SPR and shall be proficient in use of industry standard Structural and Finite Element Analysis package such as STAAD Pro, GTStrudl, SAP, ETABS, Midas etc. Candidate’s exposure to modular/ precast construction, design of Flat slab/Cheese slab will be an added advantage.


Essential Job Duties:

  • Prepares or assists in preparation of conceptual studies, designs, reports or proposals, design criteria, specifications, budget and schedules for projects of varying complexity.
  • Perform the finite element modeling and structural analysis of various steel and concrete structures.
  • Reviews bid analyses and makes recommendation.
  • Prepares and/or assists in the preparation of cost estimates, quantity take-offs and staffing requirements for proposals, forecasts and change orders.
  • Reviews and checks work of junior team members and provides input for their performance evaluation.


 Job Knowledge: 

  • Possesses a broad understanding of the major design engineering deliverables.
  • Plans, conducts and coordinates detailed phases of engineering work.
  • Performs work that involves conventional engineering practice but may include complex features such as resolving conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials and/or difficult coordination requirements.
  • Performs work using Standard Application Programs and appropriate computer aided design and computer aided engineering (CAD and CAE) tools.
  • Coordinates engineering effort in assigned areas between specialty and other engineering groups or disciplines, with the client, suppliers, and contractors and between other groups.
  • Understanding of engineering planning and control methods including computerized methods.
  • Understanding of the roles played by other disciplines like Plant Layout and Piping, Mechanical, Electrical, Architectural, Geotech and Construction etc.
  • Understanding of industry or regulatory codes and standards and design criteria pertinent to the engineering discipline.
  • Experience in leading a team of designers in EPC and/or big FEED projects.
  • Capable of planning, assigning, guiding and monitoring work of the team members
  • Capable of assuring quality of design and associated deliverables


Experience in design of Flat slabs, Cheese slabs and dynamic analysis of structures shall be an added advantage.



  • Minimum 4-year degree from an accredited college in Civil Engineering.
  • Preference will be given to the candidates with Master’s degree in relevant subject.



  •  12 + years of relevant work experience

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through five global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; Mining & Metals; and Manufacturing & Technology. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Bechtel employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or show proof of a negative test result prior to accessing Bechtel sites/facilities to the extent required by applicable law or by customer requirements.