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Civil Engineer/ Senior Civil Engineer

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General information


Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

Civil Engineer/ Senior Civil Engineer

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.


In the UK, we are delivering some of the most iconic projects which help connect people, protect our environment and meet emission reduction targets. We work in the transport and energy sectors, providing consultancy, engineering and operations services for clients such as major airports, governments, regulators, cities and rail and road operators.


With over 50 years of experience in the rail industry, we’ve delivered complex and challenging multidisciplinary projects all over the world. Our expertise extends to depots, operations, maintenance analytics and asset management across all aspects of rail, including transport, technical and sustainability assessments and systems infrastructure.


Currently Egis Rail has a limited involvement in producing design relying on subcontract support. The intention is to expand our current capabilities while developing a design team. We are looking to open a dedicated design office in 2023.


Job description

As Engineer/ Senior Engineer you will be a key member of the team as it grows. You will be required to support the engineering leads in current commissions which may mean assuming the CRE or PE role mainly in order to provide in house design solutions supported by our CAD team. We are looking for someone who will take this challenge head on, be part of a dynamic team with big ambitions. We will be looking to provide capabilities across light, heavy and metro rail systems and work alongside developing signalling and track teams.


The role is to be based in the Egis London Waterloo Head office. Although candidates will be considered who prefer to be based in Bristol or Birmingham..


The Engineer/ Senior Engineer will be part of a get it right first time culture within the team, responsibilities are likely to include:-

  • Undertaking the CRE/PE role where required
  • Develop design from feasibility up to As Built
  • Supervising CAD staff to develop drawings in 2D, 3D and BIM Level 2
  • Produce deliverables such as feasibility reports, design certificates, DRA’s at all stages of design from feasibility to As Built
  • Have an understanding of relevant legislation such as CDM and HSAW and a willingness to develop that knowledge 


This role will also include working on projects internationally for other EGIS subsidiaries.


Qualifications, Skills, Experience & Attributes


  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Some degree of railway experience whether Urban, Metro or Heavy Rail
  • Experience of working in an engineering production environment
  • A clear understanding of a multi-disciplinary design approach and the delivery of projects to a high quality, throughout all design stage gates
  • Knowledge of UK design standards, such as Network Rail, HS2 and TfL
  • Willingness to support the organisation to build and grow successfully
  • Right to work in the UK





  • Experience of undertaking the CRE role
  • Experience of BIM
  • Experience leading design packages



Whats in it for you:


By joining Egis, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements.

26 days’ annual leave rising 1 day a year (up to 28 days a year) on top of bank holidays

  • Annual Bonus up to 10% bonus, depending on level
  • Healthcare – Individual or family based on employee level
  • Life Assurance Bereavement Support Service
  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • Eye Care Vouchers with Specsavers
  • Travel Loans
  • Mobile Phone Allowance of £30 per month
  • Workplace Nursery Scheme
  • Electric Car Scheme
  • Training & Development


We are committed to our planet


In each project we design, engineer and operate we care deeply about the legacy we’re leaving behind. As part of our team, you’ll have a unique opportunity to use your skills and expertise to shape a better future for our communities in the UK, and all around the globe.


Our commitment is translated in the work carried out by our Egis Foundation, which funds concrete actions to address the climate crisis and is focused on educational and social initiatives that will help in the responsible and sustainable shift towards a sustainable world.



Equality, Diversity & Inclusion 

We at EGIS are an Equal Opportunities employer and we recognise the value of a Diverse Organisation. EGIS appreciates all job applications. If you decide to apply for an opportunity at EGIS, your application will be assessed based purely on your experience, the essential and desirable criteria, and your suitability for the role. We value each and everyone’s contribution as this builds our culture and means, if you work for EGIS, you will be included, listened to, and respected.


Position location

Job location

Europe, United Kingdom



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

0-Without graduation

Minimum level of experience required