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Geotechnical Engineer, Tunnels (gurgaon)

3 - 8 Years


Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Posted: 28 days ago

Job Description

Are you a career minded Geotechnical Engineer with experience in underground structures, metro & tunnelling projects? Here is chance for you to be a part of a global team working on some of the most challenging projects across globe.

Since 1939, COWI has pushed the boundaries of tunnelling, bridge, marine and foundation design through our involvement in some of the world's largest, most iconic and complex projects.

With a full set of world-class competencies within tunnelling, bridge, marine and foundation engineering, combined with local presence and experience, our dedicated professionals are ready to take on the most complex projects anywhere in the world no matter how large or small. We manage our projects from offices located in India, Scandinavia, UK, Germany, Middle East, SE Asia and North America.


Following further contract awards, we are experiencing an increased demand for our services and our strengthened position in the market brings a continuous flow of new extensive and challenging projects. Consequently, we are actively seeking to recruit professional Geotechnical Engineer, to join our highly skilled geotechnical team engaged on a variety of new metro, tunnel and underground infrastructure projects.


Reporting to the Head of section, the role will see you working on a variety of projects and will offer you significant opportunities for skills and career development. You will be working across a range of ground engineering and geotechnical aspects of projects with colleagues from other COWI group offices worldwide.


  • You will be working primarily as a Geotechnical Engineer supporting the design of tunnels and various underground structures such as deep excavations, piles, retaining walls, micro-tunnels, shafts, ground movement assessment (settlement), building damange impact assessment due to deep excavations, proposal of instrumentation and monitoring, slope stability analysis, Design of Ground Anchors, Getechnical stability evaluation, Preparation of GIR, Design of Diaphragm wall, finite element analysis of tunnels and underground structures etc.
  • You will proactively take part, and take lead where appropriate, in the delivery of geotechnical tasks, compilation of design documents, production of design reports and drawings
  • You will liaise with other disciplines within Tunnels and Underground Structures team and other business units within COWI


  • You should hold a Masters degree in Geotechnical Engineering with 3-6 years of design experience in Geotechnical analysis and design.
  • Knowledge of geotechical analysis softwares like PLaxis, Wallap, RS2, Unwedge, SlopeW, FLAC etc is desirable
  • You are specialised within the field of underground engineering
  • Should have worked with Indian and International codes (IS, BS, EC and AASHTO etc.)


  • Excellent communication skills with strong command over written & spoken English to be able to interact with internal as well as external teams
  • Ability to make effective scheduling and plan for execution
  • Experience of working in an international design company


At COWI, we offer exciting careers and emphasise personal development, accountability and independence in everything we do.

We maintain a great social environment and provide many opportunities to influence your own development through targeted training, coaching and knowledge sharing.


We look forward to receiving your CV and application before 8th September, 2019. Please note that we conduct interviews on an ongoing basis.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Construction / Engineering / Cement / Metals
Functional Area: Engineering Design, R&D
Role Category: Engineering Design
Role: Design Engineer
Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent

Desired Candidate Profile

Education:UG -B.Tech/B.E. - Any Specialization, Civil
PG - M.Tech - Civil, Any Specialization

Company Profile

COWI India Pvt Ltd.
COWI is a leading consulting group that creates value for customers, people and society through our unique 360° approach. Based on our world-class competencies within engineering, economics and environmental science, we tackle challenges from many vantage points to create coherent solutions for our customer.

With offices all over the world, we combine global presence with local knowledge to take on projects anywhere in the world - no matter how large or small. At any given moment, we are involved in more than 12,000 projects.

We have more than 85 years of experience in the business, and COWI is a leader within its field because our more than 6,600 employees are leaders within theirs. Together with our customers, we create coherence in tomorrow's sustainable societies.



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Contact Details

Recruiter Name:Nancy Wadhwa

Contact Company:COWI India Pvt Ltd.

Address :(A Member of COWI Group) 121, Udyog Vihar Phase I, GURGAON, Haryana - 122016,India