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Our Vacancy

Senior CS&A Engineer

  • Defence
  • Permanent /
  • Sunderland
  • 09/06/24
  • On site

Assystem is an international company with one mission: accelerate the energy transition around the world.

Every day, our 7,500 switchers located in 12 countries (Europe, Middle East, Pacific Asia & Africa) connect their six thousand billion neurons to tackle the task of the century: switching to low-carbon energy.

We are a collective committed to the actors who are making the energy switch. Sharing our knowledge, expertise and values allows us to innovate and think differently about the energy transition.

Drawing on more than 55 years’ experience in highly regulated sectors subject to strict security and safety requirements, we provide our customers with engineering and project management services, as well as digital services and solutions to optimize the performance of complex infrastructure projects throughout their life cycle. The Group is currently ranked second in the world for nuclear engineering.

To ensure a viable, efficient, and reliable energy future for all.

Job Description

Join us a Senior Stress Engineer
📍 Location: Derby
📝Staff Position/Contract

Your Future Team:

The Senior CS&A Engineer will represent their function and work as an integral member of a multi-disciplinary design team supporting all stages of design and providing essential assistance during the construction phase.

Your Missions:

🔗 Liaise: Connect with the intelligent client & CS&A Technical Authority.

🤝 Collaborate: Work with multi-disciplinary teams for seamless integration.

📐 Design & Docs:Create detailed designs, calculations, drawings, assessments, and verifications.

✅ Compliance:Ensure work follows Euro Codes (e.g., Eurocode 3) & CDM Regulations.

🏗️ Structural Design:Design concrete plinths for machinery/tanks.

Design pipe brackets for new/pre-existing concrete structures.

🔍 Assess & Qualify: Verify existing cast-in elements for mechanical supports.

🛠️ Manage Interfaces: Handle civil design interfaces & loads between subcontractors.

🏢 Structural Surveys:Support and interpret structural surveys.

Why join the community of Switchers?:

🔹 The Group is currently ranked second in the world for nuclear engineering.

🔹A dynamic career management policy to enable our employees to progress through our five business lines: operations, project, technical, sales and support functions

🔹Provide opportunities to work on exciting, global projects

🔹Access to an employee assistance programme with free mindfulness, health, wellbeing resources and a confidential support line available 24/7 via phone or text

🔹Discount vouchers for days out and restaurants, eye test and glasses vouchers, cycle to work scheme, free flu jabs

At Assystem, we celebrate diversity and creativity. We believe in harnessing unique perspectives to shape innovative solutions. Your skills and daring spirit are what truly matter. Join us and help shape the future! 🌟

My profile

📚 Knowledge of Euro Codes & CDM Regulations

🏗️ Experience in concrete/steel design

🏢 Structural survey expertise

🎓 Bachelor’s in Civil/Structural Engineering

📏 Experience with Eurocodes 1-3

📊 Proficient in surveying methods (e.g., rebar scanning)

⚙️ Knowledge of CDM roles/responsibilities

🏚️ Experience with aging assets

⚛️ Previous nuclear industry experience

🛠️ BIM LOD 100-400 deliverables experience


🇬🇧 Sole British Nationals only due to project nature.

🏡 Hybrid work: Home office, ideally Sunderland or Glasgow, but any location commutable to an Assystem office in the UK considered.

🏢 Occasional visits to Client site near Plymouth.


We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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