Jacobs Structures Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

Structures Engineer


The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Jacobs Engineering Group (Jacobs), a leading international engineering/architecture firm, is seeking a Structure Engineer for tunnel projects. Specific duties include structural analysis for underground structures and coordinating with other engineering groups.

Candidates shall demonstrate ability to design and develop structural details with minimum supervision. Candidates shall exhibit a high degree of oral and written communication skills and be able to be a team player.


The ideal candidate for this position will have the following requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering is required

  • Masters in Structural Engineering is preferred

  • At least 4 years of design experience is required

  • Ability to run STAAD or STRUDL models for a complex structures

  • Understanding soil structure interaction and modeling using Plaxis or FLAC is preferred

  • Excellent analytical and technical writing skills

  • Experience in support of excavation design is a plus

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law. To view the DOL's Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster, please click here .

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Boston

Req ID: BI 00029V