Atkins company profile

Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, is a leading global consultancy with over 80 years of design, engineering and project management expertise. We partner with our clients to deliver complex projects which have a positive, sustainable impact on the world. Our work covers everything from transportation to defence, energy to infrastructure. With over 18,000 talented employees worldwide, you’ll be surrounded by the skills, expertise and knowledge to help you grow and succeed. Your experience and perspectives will play a key role in shaping the projects you work on and we’ll support you with whatever you need as you develop your career.

We are established in the industry as the developers of ideas and solutions on all aspects of rail, offering a one-stop shop approach to delivery. From capacity to connectivity to carbon, we possess proven expertise on today’s most pressing challenges. By combining this knowledge with a holistic mindset and strong collaboration, we bring enormous value to the most challenging issues in rail and beyond. Whether we’re creating and implementing digital signalling systems or managing rolling stock programs, we work closely with our clients and partners to create truly integrated solutions. Our designs are created with the passengers and other stakeholders at the front and centre of our minds.

That’s why we are different - and why we are one of the most prominent rail consultants in the world.

Our technical expertise spans Electrification / OLE, Permanent Way, Signalling, Bridges and Civils, Electrification & Plant, Rail Consulting and programmes of works with the Central Rail Systems Alliance (CRSA), which is formed by partners Network Rail, Balfour Beatty, Atkins and TSO.

The business offers opportunities to consult on, design, construct, operate and maintain the integrated systems that deliver smarter cities and transportation. You’ll be working closely with clients such as railway authorities, manufactures, operators and contractors. As part of our team you’ll have scope to work on every type of railway and asset on end-to-end or specific projects.

Atkins is ranked as one of LinkedIn's Top 25 Companies, where UK professionals want to work and stay once they join. We develop all staff members through an active portfolio of internal and external training and development programmes, helping you make the best of your abilities and talents. We genuinely care for each other. Together with employees, we're co-creating an inclusive working environment where everyone can thrive and build a future we all want to be part of.