Zekelman Industries

Sr. Structural Engineer

Job Locations US-TX-Austin
Job ID
# of Openings
Salaried Full-Time
Engineering/ Design

Job Description



Come join Z-Modular and help to reinvent the way multi-story steel buildings are designed and built.  Z-Modular is a steel modular company that designs and builds with HSS sections and our patented Vectorbloc connection system.  We build in a controlled factory environment and modules are shipped to the job site where they are erected in a very short time.  The work is new and exciting!


ZModular currently has an opportunity for a Sr. Structural Engineer in the Austin, TX area. This position would report to the Director of Engineering.  We are looking for someone who is highly detailed-oriented, thorough, and self-motivated. This position is responsible for the structural design for steel modular buildings and helping to develop design standards for all future buildings.  You will be expected to solve design problems that have not been asked or solved before.  You will work in the pre-design phase through fabrication of modules and final installation of modules.  The experience will be challenging, yet rewarding as you shape the future of design and construction.


Responsibilities to include:

  • Structural analysis and design of steel modular structures
  • Steel connection design
  • Steel and concrete podium design
  • Structural code review
  • Shop drawing review
  • Communicating with design, manufacturing, and construction teams
  • Site visits to jobs in Pheonix metro area
  • Create site repair details

Candidate Requirements:

  • BS in Structural, Civil, or Architectural Engineering with structural concentration (MS Preferred)
  • 15+ years of structural engineering design and analysis of steel and concrete structures
  • Professional Engineer license with the ability to gain licensure in additional jurisdictions
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Excel (Knowledge of Revit is a plus)
  • Proficiency in a structural analysis program: RISA-3D, ETAB, SAP2000, and/or similar programs
  • Precise written and verbal communication skills
  • Regular, full-time, predictable onsite attendance per the posted schedule is an essential function of this role 
  • Lead and promote health and safety work practices as required by regulatory agencies and company policy 

Zekelman Industries offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits, including low cost, high quality medical and dental benefits.  In addition, we have an amazing tuition assistance program, a bonus plan, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, immediate vesting and much more.




We are Zekelman Industries.

We manufacture superior quality tubular and related products, and provide outstanding service for our valued customers.

We seek to continuously advance the skills and opportunities of our employees, utilizing the latest technology and management tools available to consistently increase profitability and the enterprise value of Zekelman Industries and of our customers.


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