KEO International Consultants

Senior Structural Engineer

Job Location(s) UAE-Dubai
Posted Date 4 months ago(8/4/2022 8:13 AM)
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Structural Engineering


KEO is a creative enterprise, where innovation is a way of life. We are uniquely resourced with end-to-end services to take clients from inspiration – through conceptualization – to realization of planning, design or project delivery in the built and natural environments. For over 57 years we’ve led with vision, contributing to many of the world’s most ambitious projects, iconic places, remarkable experiences and prosperous communities.


As a highly integrated and agile AEP/PMCM firm, KEO is ranked by ENR in the Top 225 International Design Firms; in the Top 20 International PM/CM Firms; and by World Architecture as 50th largest global architecture firm and #1 Firm in the Middle East Region in their 2021 WAS 100 Survey.


We invite you to join us.


Our newest opportunities are Senior Structural Engineers to join our award-winning team based in Dubai or Abu Dhabi, UAE. This position is responsible for overall scheduling, planning, developing design and specifications and other required documents related to structural design as well as mentoring junior engineers.


We envisage success in this role to include;

  • Carrying out structural design without supervision on wide range of building types using variety of systems and materials.
  • Providing technical support on any technical / design issues as they arise including construction supervision back-up.
  • Providing design review of all work performed by team members including Contractor’s submittals.
  • Overseeing and providing coordination support with other disciplines.
  • Ensuring correctness and accuracy of own work and the work of his/hers design teams. Ensuring works are completed within program.
  • Responsible for Client, Contractor, Sub-Consultants fronting during technical meetings.
  • Providing technical support and guidance for structural engineers and BIM technicians.
  • Having a strong understanding of building structures, their stability and load transfer systems and be able to analyze them according to complexity.
  • Initiating independently viable concept and preliminary designs for various types of buildings using conventional, post-tensioned, pre-cast concrete, structural steel, timber, and masonry.
  • Having strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Demonstrating strong communication, organizational, time management and business writing skills.
  • Managing design teams across a variety of small to medium size projects or single team on large scale project.


To be successful in this dynamic opportunity, we envision that your career journey to date will include a minimum of 12 years' post graduation work experience partnered with a Bachelor degree in Structural or Civil EngineeringWorking knowledge in the use of at least 3 of the following structural design packages - ETABS, SAFE, SAP, STAAD or RAMCONCEPT.


Knowledgeable in concrete and steel structures design. Experience in Post Tension design is an advantage; with working knowledge in the use of American Design codes. 


Member of a recognized Association / Institution of Engineers. Candidates having Dubai or Abu Dhabi muncipality license will be prefered favourably.


KEO’s performance is founded upon integrity, results, innovation, safety and our people. We embrace diversity and recognise its’ contribution to client success wherever we work.

We are excited to hear how you can partner with our award-winning team and treat all expressions of interest confidentially.


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