Facade Engineer

  • Hong Kong
  • Full-time

Company Description

Inhabit is a unique, multi-disciplinary team of professionals who are passionate about making a positive contribution to our built environment. We are a collective of experienced architects, designers, engineers amongst other professions who work both independently and in partnership to form a holistic approach to the services that we offer. We believe that our respective areas of expertise can be integrated to allow seamless interdisciplinary synergy to create buildings that are more relevant to our evolving society.

Job Description

Our Hong Kong office is continuing to grow and as we undertake new projects with some of Asia’s most prestigious and well respected architecture firms and clients, we are seeking an experienced Façade Engineer to work with our Hong Kong team.  This role will see you carrying out design engineering, project management and business development whilst allowing you to share your knowledge and learn from others within the business.

About the Role

The role includes:

  • Carrying out design engineering for façade, steel and RC structures
  • Project management and administration
  • Reviewing contractor shop drawings and calculations
  • Attending inspections during construction, installation and fabrication on concrete and steel structures
  • Attending meetings with architects to provide engineering input to the design
  • Communicating with design team and manager as well as working autonomously

Qualifications

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • Ideally 3 years’ experience working in engineering in the construction industry
  • Familiarity with façade systems, façade design and materials manufacture, a distinct advantage
  • High proficiency in ACAD, Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Experience in various structural engineering software packages
  • Knowledge of Finite Element Analysis Software (Strand 7, SAP2000, etc.)

Highly Regarded Skills & Attributes

The following will be considered advantageous for the application:

  • Written and spoken Mandarin 
  • Knowledge of 3D design software (Rhino, CATIA, etc.)
  • Knowledge of 3D geometrical analysis (Grasshopper, Excel, etc.)
  • Knowledge of graphical software (Photoshop, InDesign, etc.)

Additional Information

Please upload your Resume, Cover Letter and any other supporting documentation where asked within your application. Ensure you consider the skills and experience needed for this role and include in your application.

Inhabit is a part of the Egis group of companies. To learn more visit https://inhabitgroup.com/an-egis-company/

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