Senior Structural Engineer - Buildings & Stations

Posted Date 8 months ago(8/24/2023 4:15 PM)
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# of Openings
Job Location
US-NY-New York
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Service Line

Job Description

Dewberry is currently seeking a Senior Structural Engineer for major public and private clients in the New York Metro area, including NYC, Long Island and northern NJ. This individual will be materially responsible for leading, delivering and performing quality control on projects in our large and growing practice. The candidate will be responsible for the technical design and multidisciplinary coordination of projects with a range of construction values in a variety of structural systems. Candidates should have at least 10 years of experience in design of structures (utilizing the building codes) and coordination with other disciplines.


Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.


  • Leads, mentors and assigns tasks to mid-level and junior engineers.
  • Assists with preparing scope, budget, and schedule of projects.
  • Assists with supervising project budget and delivering per schedule.
  • Performs quality control by checking structural drawings and calculations originated by other engineers.
  • Assists with proposals to pursue new projects.
  • Coordinates structural design with designs of other disciplines in the project, including Geotechnical, Architectural and MEP.
  • Communicates effectively with client and contractor in writing and in meetings.
  • Attends site visits and field inspections to evaluate existing conditions of structures.

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Master’s degree in Structural Engineering is strongly preferred.
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience required.
  • Experience with design of Rail Stations is a plus.
  • Project Management experience is a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Building Codes including IBC, ASCE7, AISC and ACI.
  • Working knowledge of structural design and detailing using steel, concrete and masonry materials.
  • Experience in developing scope, budget and schedule for projects is a plus.
  • Experience with Design-Build project delivery is a plus.
  • Must be a licensed PE.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced team environment with multiple deadlines.
  • Must be a self-motivated with initiative, drive and determination.
  • A clean driving record is required.

Don’t meet every single requirement? At Dewberry we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace for our employee’s. So if you’re excited about this role, but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the position description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may just be the right candidate for this or other opportunities.


*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.


Notice to Third Party Recruiters:  Dewberry only compensates job placement recruiters that have a valid Dewberry-approved written agreement in place for recruiting services. Dewberry does not compensate third party recruiters for unsolicited job placement candidate information.

Salary Range

The projected range for this position is $130,000-$190,000 annually. Depending upon other factors, i.e., skills, experience, location, market conditions, the range may vary slightly. These ranges are for NY only.



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