Structural Engineer (Experience with Prestressed Concrete Design) – Istanbul, Turkey

Blue Projects is a highly dynamic consulting company that specializes in delivering customized Engineering and Project Management services to clients in the industrial sector.

To enhance our business expansion, we seek a talented and seasoned Structural Engineer who is eager to push the boundaries of traditional learning.

What qualities would the ideal candidate possess?


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering is required;
  • Master’s degree in Structural Engineering is preferred with emphasis on design of structural steel and reinforced concrete structures.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Proficient written and spoken English skills, minimum B2 level
  • Experience with Prestressed Concrete Design
  • Excellent knowledge of SAP2000
  • Working knowledge of AutoCad and MS Office Software
  • Knowledge of the international standards and codes AISC, ACI, ASCE-7, Eurocodes, TS and TBDY
  • Strong oral and written communication skills to interface with clients and project team. Written communication skills to prepare clear, concise, and professional reports and correspondence.
  • Responsible, organized, and dedicated team player
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • The ability to prioritize and multi-task, particularly when working to tight deadlines
  • No restriction with travel and fieldwork: International travel and fieldwork may be required at times in multi-week increments.

Other Qualifications (preferred but not mandatory)

  • Demonstrated experience working in a multidisciplinary engineering office.
  • Experience with constructability and skills to anticipate problems in implementation of design when applied to field conditions. Skills to recommend alternate approaches to eliminate such problems.
  • Experience to manage workload and prioritize between projects, adapt to shifting priorities and respond to emergencies in a calm and professional manner.
  • Project management skills to meet quality, budget, planning and safety requirements
  • Knowledge of Etabs, Safe, Idea Statica, Tekla Structures, Revit, SCIA
  • Ability to follow the drafting process, give instructions and, control drawings

What are the responsibilities?

  • Perform structural calculations in accordance with international codes and standards
  • Use available structural computer programs to enhance productivity and verify results with manual checks
  • Prepare and check structural reports, and provide design input for the drawings
  • Perform reviews and provide comments on structural drawings, 3D models and vendor documents
  • Interface with project stakeholders including other disciplines, Clients, Vendors and Subcontractors on technical project issues
  • Participate in design reviews
  • Prepare technical specifications and MTOs
  • Prepare material requisition, subcontract scope of work and perform technical bid evaluation
  • Develop work-hour estimates as well as engineering and design schedules
  • Review shop drawing submittals to assure design intent is met.
  • Identify potential changes and communicate to the Manager of Structural Engineering and Project Manager
  • Monitoring the projects’ structural engineering progress, schedule and track manhours against budget
  • Preparing and delivering technical presentations.
  • Provide input for progress and planning meetings
  • Mentor less experienced engineers
  • Conduct field measuring and checking at construction site to verify existing conditions
  • Maintain project files containing project calculations, correspondence, appropriate reference material, and other items
  • Provide technical input for estimates for project work scopes

Why is Blue Projects a wise career choice:

  1. Global exposure with blue-chip companies such as Michelin, Kellogg, Carlsberg, and IKEA.
  2. A recipient of the 1st place award in Romania’s top 100 strongest construction companies.
  3. Competitive financial rewards and salary increases through a transparent performance appraisal system.
  4. Numerous career advancement opportunities within a supportive work environment.
  5. A friendly, communicative, and inclusive workplace culture.
  6. Sports and leisure services and private health insurance.
  7. Access to LinkedIn Learning platform
  8. Psychological support and well-being services through an Employee Assistance Program is also available by a well-known provider.

If you don’t meet all the requirements, we still encourage you to apply!

We support the growth and development of our employees. You may be the missing piece in our team.

About Blue Projects

Blue Projects is a unique multidisciplinary and engineering company with high experience in all industry sectors. Our core services include Project Management, Construction Management, Design & Engineering, Commercial Management and Health & Safety Management.

At Blue Projects, we believe that growing a great project management company happens from the inside out. It begins with people who are drawn to work that uses every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary.