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Geotechnical Engineer

Madrid Spain

Company Description

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There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description


Our Infrastructures department is growing and, due to the increase in the number of projects we are delivering, we are looking to hire a new colleague to become part of the Geotechnical team. 

As Geotechnical Engineer you will give support to different projects, national and internationally, working daily with subject experts in the Geotechnical field and collaborating with other internal disciplines.

Some of your main responsibilities could be:

  • Process geotechnical data for ground interpretation, geotechnical assessment and report preparation.
  • Produce different kind of designs: excavations, retaining structures, earthworks, soil improvement/reinforcement, foundations, stability and settlement analysis…
  • Geotechnical calculations, reports, specifications and drawings.
  • Communication and collaboration with local teams or other geographies.



We are looking for an engineer who have a keen interest in developing his/her career at Geotechnical, Ground Engineering or similar field.

What we are looking for:

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Civil or Geological Engineering.
  • Ideally, from 2 to 4 years of experience in a similar role.
  • English fluent (spoken and written).
  • Advanced user of geotechnical software packages (Plaxis, Geoslope, Rocscience), Autocad and Excel.
  • Familiar with different Codes / Standards (such as AASHTO, Eurocodes, SBC or Spanish standards, among others).
  • Excellent communication skills (both speaking and writing). 
  • A team player capable of effectively collaborating within multicultural environment and flexible to adapt to different projects or tasks.
  • Ability to deliver required outputs in a timely manner as part of a wider project team.


Additional Information


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.


Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity 

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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