Careers with SYSTRA

BIM Coordinator - BIRMINGHAM

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced BIM Coordinator to join our growing engineering team in Birmingham. This position within our team will suit a committed and ambitious individual who can demonstrate strong leadership and interpersonal skills combined with commercial awareness and the ability to play their part in growing a dynamic high-performance team.

With a focus on the design of High Speed rail infrastructure the will also support other Product Lines in the UK and overseas, the post-holder will be part of a growing team of UK engineers delivering projects for a diverse portfolio of UK clients.

  • 2D drawing production using Microstation
  • 3D modelling using Aecosim
  • Ensuring compliance of discipline models with client BIM requirements
  • Checking quality of models produced by back office teams
  • Federating discipline models for delivery to client
  • Production of imodel electronic deliverables
  • Production of 3D PDF electronic deliverables
  • To receive and monitor the issue of BIM models from various offices in the UK, France, Poland, India, and Korea

Main Duties

  • Production of 2D drawings and sketches using Microstaion.
  • Production of 3D models using Aecosim.
  • Carrying out checks on BIM deliverables to ensure compliancy with project agreed LOD. Checking quality of modelling is also in line with project LOD. Production and subsequent checking of federated models, and production of imodels.



  • Previous experience working on BIM engineering projects
  • Previous experience in Engineering/Architect/Rail/Construction project delivery
  • Previous experience in BIM model checking and carrying out clash detection


  • Experience or interested in working with international colleagues of different technical cultures or on overseas projects



  • Civil Engineering knowledge on infrastructure projects
  • Excellent working knowledge of all PC based Windows environments and Microsoft Office suite
  • A working knowledge of Bentley Systems (Aecosim, Navigator, Projectwise, etc.)
  • High standard of written and oral communication


  • Basic permanent way track designs would be an advantage
  • Ability to speak French
  • Technical writing of processes and procedures
  • A working knowledge of Autodesk tools (AutoCAD, Revit, InfraWorks…)