Senior Engineer

London & South East

Job Title: Senior Engineer

Location: London, United Kingdom

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Overview:

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Engineer to join our clients dynamic team in London. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in driving technical excellence, leading projects, and mentoring junior engineers. The role requires a deep understanding of engineering principles, innovative problem-solving abilities, and a commitment to delivering high-quality solutions.Many of our clients assets are reaching end of life status and require substantial remedial refurbishment, from roads and highways to footbridges, paving, waterproofing gantries to structural repairs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Project Leadership:

    • Lead and manage engineering projects from conception to completion.
    • Develop project plans, timelines, and budgets.
    • Coordinate with cross-functional teams to ensure project milestones are met.
  • Technical Expertise:

    • Provide expert guidance on engineering best practices.
    • Oversee the design, development, and implementation of engineering solutions.
    • Perform technical assessments and reviews.
  • Mentorship:

    • Mentor and support junior engineers, fostering a culture of continuous learning.
    • Conduct technical training sessions and workshops.
  • Collaboration:

    • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand project requirements and deliverables.
    • Work closely with the product management team to align engineering efforts with business goals.
    • Communicate project status, risks, and opportunities to senior management.
  • Innovation and Improvement:

    • Drive continuous improvement initiatives within the engineering team.
    • Stay updated with the latest industry trends and technologies.
    • Encourage innovative approaches to solve engineering challenges.
  • Quality Assurance:

    • Ensure all engineering activities comply with industry standards and regulations.
    • Implement and monitor quality control processes.
    • Conduct rigorous testing and validation of engineering solutions


  • Experience:

    • Minimum of 7-10 years of experience in an engineering role.
    • Proven track record of leading complex engineering projects.
    • Experience in a senior or leadership position is highly desirable.
  • Technical Skills:

    • Proficiency in engineering software and tools relevant to the industry.
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Expertise in [specific technical area, e.g., civil, mechanical, electrical, software, etc.].
  • Soft Skills:

    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Strong leadership and team management abilities.
    • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.