Assistant Engineer to Lead Design Engineer - River Modelling (Tuflow / Flood Modeler)

3-15 years
a month ago
Job Description

We're AtkinsRalis, a world-leading Design, Engineering and Project Management organization. Created by the integration of long-standing organizations dating back to 1911, we are a world-leading professional services and project management company dedicated to engineering a better future for our planet and its people. We create sustainable solutions that connect people, data and technology to transform the world's infrastructure and energy systems. We deploy global capabilities locally to our clients and deliver unique end-to-end services across the whole life cycle of an asset including consulting, advisory & environmental services, intelligent networks & cybersecurity, design & engineering, procurement, project & construction management, operations & maintenance, decommissioning and capital. The breadth and depth of our capabilities are delivered to clients in key strategic sectors such as Engineering Services, Nuclear, Operations & Maintenance and Capital.

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Our teams are proud to deliver on some of the most prestigious projects across the world. It's thanks to our talented people and their diverse thinking, expertise and knowledge. Join us and you'll be part of our genuinely collaborative environment, where everyone is supported to make the most of their talents and expertise.

When it comes to work-life balance, AtkinsRalis is a great place to be. So, let's discuss how our flexible and remote working policies can support your priorities. We're passionate about are work while valuing each other equally. So, ask us about some of our recent pledges for Women's Equality and being a Disability Confident and Inclusive Employer.

About this role: We are looking for the future of AtkinsRalis in the present! Apply to this talent pool and be the first to be contacted for a vacancy in W&E Team.

We are always looking for top talent in this role and this application is an exercise to make you a part of the larger pool of relevant candidates who are suitable for this role. When the vacancy arises, you will be first reached out to. So, if you are interested in joining AtkinsRalis, here is your chance!

Water Management Consultancy (WMC) is part of Infrastructure (Environmental and Water Management) within Atkins Water and Environment Business. Our clients are both UK and international, and our projects typically fall within one of the following categories: flood defence; hydraulic structures; ports and maritime. Consequently, WMC staff have a broad range of science and engineering skills including river and coastal engineering; hydrology and hydraulics; dams; weirs; hydraulic gates; ports and maritime engineering.

The role requires the candidate to support in the delivery of a wide range of projects with a particular focus on integrated water management, including hydrodynamic catchment modelling, hydrology, sustainable drainage, water sensitive urban design, river restoration, software development, research and development, as well as client and multi-stakeholder engagement.

The role will ideally suit someone who is looking for a technical challenge and is keen to work on advanced and industry leading projects.


To perform this role successfully, the individual will be responsible for but not limited to the following:

  • Highly motivated and proactive, with a can do attitude.
  • Skilled at collaborative working, have good interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively.
  • Have strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Flexible and prepared to take on new challenges.


  • International experience.
  • Chartered Engineer or working towards Chartership.
  • Working knowledge of coding/programming using (R, VBA, Python) will be a plus.

What will you contribute

  • A strong academic background with degree in Civil engineering and /or master's degree in water management/Hydrology with 3 to 15 years of water industry experience.
  • Proven experience in 2D modelling using TUFLOW.
  • Prior experience of 1D-2D modelling using ISIS-TUFLOW and ESTRY-TUFLOW, Infoworks ICM.
  • Proven skills in using GIS, including MapInfo, ArcGIS and freeware open source GIS products.
  • An understanding of the overall development process.
  • Experience in carrying out Flood Risk Assessments including drainage strategy.
  • Experience in FEH.
  • The applicant should be working towards to achieve Chartered status.
  • Able to produce technical reports in English in a clear and concise form.
  • Able to communicate effectively with both colleagues and clients and via video conferencing.
  • Competent in using IT including Word, Excel, Power-point, emails and the Internet.
  • Good presentational skill.
  • Managing own time.
  • Ability to follow quality procedures and to maintain high quality standards in own work.
  • Enthusiasm to learn new skills and new work procedures.

What We Can Offer You

  • Varied, interesting, and meaningful work
  • A hybrid working environment with flexibility and great opportunities
  • Opportunities for training and, as the team grows, career progression or sideways moves.
  • An opportunity to work within a large global multi-disciplinary consultancy on a mission to change the ways we approach business as usual.

Why work for AtkinsRalis

We at AtkinsRalis are committed to developing its people both personally and professionally. Our colleagues have the advantage of access to a high ranging training portfolio and development activities designed to help make the best of individual's abilities and talents. We also actively support staff in achieving corporate membership of relevant institutions.

Meeting Your Needs

To help you get the most out of life in and outside of work, we offer employees Total Reward.

Making sure you're supported is important to us. So, if you identify as having a disability, tell us ahead of your interview, and we'll discuss any adjustments you might need.

Additional Information

We are an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves, thrive and develop. To help embed inclusion for all, from day one, we offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and employee networks to support staff from different backgrounds. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

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