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Insights Why are Structural Engineering jobs in high demand in India?

Structural engineering is a sub-discipline of engineering that focuses on the design, analysis, and construction of infrastructure projects. Working closely with architects, contractors, and other engineers, structural engineers ensure the structures they design are safe and reliable. 

Our structural engineers make a big difference across all areas of our business at Atkins. They deliver projects from concept to design to construction. 

You’ll be working with the world’s most respected design, engineering, and project management consultancy and that comes with its benefits. This means opportunities to expand your structural engineering career and work with our worldwide team of experts at Atkins. 

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Why become a structural engineer? 

Structural engineering is an incredibly exciting career as you’ll have the opportunity to work on projects of all shapes, sizes and sectors from aviation, defence, civil infrastructure, energy, education, and rail. 

As a structural engineer, you’ll have the power to transform potential into reality with your expertise and help move the world forward. 

More advanced, complex construction and development projects are being planned and you’ll contribute directly to them. Our teams are passionate about designing sustainable solutions to create better-built environments. 

That’s why we’ve launched ‘Engineering Net Zero’ to provide solutions to clients prioritizing clean and affordable energy solutions and developing sustainable infrastructure, transport, and cities.

Why are structural engineering jobs in high demand in India? 

The construction industry in India is expected to reach $1.4 Tn by 2025 and this growth shows the scope of structural engineering careers. 

What’s more is the rapid urbanization and infrastructure development in the country means there is growing demand for structural engineers to design and build new structures, as well as assess ageing infrastructure. 

The Indian government have also launched several initiatives to boost infrastructure development such as the Smart Cities Mission, having a direct impact on the need for more structural engineering jobs in India. 

Why consider a structural engineering career at Atkins in India? 

You’ll be able to take advantage of global opportunities and make an impact on the world from Atkins Global Technology Centres (GTC) in Mumbai and Bangalore. With access to the latest advanced technologies and innovations, you’ll play a part in changing the future for communities everywhere. 

Growing and navigating your career alone can seem daunting but you won’t be alone in your journey so you can realise your full potential. You’ll have the support you need to develop your career with our mentorship and career progression opportunities. 

In fact, our GTC team in India has received the Great Place to Work Certification from the Great Place to Work® Institute for the second time. This is a testament to the great culture and ethos embedded in the company. 

Make a difference and shape the world with Atkins

You’ll have the opportunity to work with major clients on stimulating and high-profile projects at Atkins as a structural engineer. Build the skills you need to thrive in your civil engineering career with our high-performance culture in India. 

Find your next rewarding opportunity where you can apply your knowledge, experience, and problem-solving skills today.