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Job Description

  Thornton Tomasetti provides engineering design, investigation and analysis services to clients worldwide on projects of every size and level of complexity.  We are a growing 1500+ person firm with 10 practices: Structural Engineering, Forensics, Applied Science, Renewal, Resilience, Construction Engineering, Protective Design and Security, Facade Engineering, Sustainability and Transportation. We work on everything from landmark buildings to small-scale specialty structures, from the historic to the high performing, while balancing multiple objectives, including form, function, schedule, sustainability, constructability and budget. TALENT is at the core of our business.Our Geo-Structural group specializes in subsurface investigation, analysis, design and specification of complex, below grade structures including slurry walls and other earth retention systems, tunnels, basement foundation walls and vertical and lateral performance of deep foundations.  The group uses a variety of tools include L-Pile, Group Pile, Slope-W, Temp-W, Plaxis 2D, Plaxis 3D, Ansys and various dynamic soil structure interaction programs.  The work is a combination of understanding soil mechanics, foundation design and structural engineering.  The work includes the design of both concrete and steel structures including retaining walls, support of excavation bracing, tunnel liners and bridge foundations. The RoleWe are hiring for a Senior Engineer or Project Engineer to join our Geo group under transportation practice.  This position works within the geo-technical  and geo-structural fields. Our ideal candidate will have experience in the area of foundation design and soil mechanics and a background in structural design.  Experience with finite element analysis is required and potential to undertake dynamic SSI analysis is preferred.. Responsibilities· Setting up and analyzing complex geo-structural models in applicable programs under the supervision of a project manager.· Making structural design calculations and assisting with production of design drawings, and model in a team environment.· Assisting in field work such as inspection and monitoring of construction and site investigation.· This position may also require some field inspections related to foundation installation or SOE construction which may require OSHA training. Qualifications·       Master or Ph.D  degree in Geotechnical or Structural with 4 to 10 years of experience which includes analysis and design experience.·       Experience in soil investigation and evaluation, and various foundation design.·       Solid theoretical background in soil mechanics and foundation engineering. ·       Experience in geotechnical analysis, such as slope stability, settlement analysis, and ground water flow.·       Experience and knowledge in geotechnical FEM is required·       Experience in CAD or Revit modeling to be able to assist in the production of engineering drawings.·       Reinforced concrete design and steel design experience is a plus·       Ability to utilize a structural analysis tool such as; SAP2000, STAAD, or RiSA.·       Professional Engineer License preferred.Thornton Tomasetti is proud to be an equal employment workplace. Individuals seeking employment at Thornton Tomasetti are considered without regards to age, ancestry, color, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, protected family care or medical leave status, race, religion (including beliefs and practices or the absence thereof), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.(US Locations Only) In our culture of collaboration and innovation, we find we do our best work when we are together while minimizing the risks of COVID-19. For new hires at Thornton Tomasetti, we require COVID-19 vaccination to the extent allowed by access and permitted by government jurisdiction in your area and barring any religious or medically approved exemption.Thornton Tomasetti Global Terms of Use and Privacy Statement
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