Micro-climate Engineer Junior/Intermediate


  • Trivandrum, India
Micro-climate Engineer Junior/Intermediate
Job Posted : Dec 27th, 2023

Job Description

  • Working closely with experienced and senior staff, your project work will involve assessing the impact of wind on human safety and comfort in relation to the design of new buildings.
  • Analysing the structural response of buildings in a complex wind environment and providing guidance to structural engineers. 
  • Analysing the cladding pressures on a building façade, providing design loading and guidance to façade designers.
  • Planning and coordinating all technical aspects of assigned projects, including the use of desk-based estimation tools and/or wind tunnel testing.
  • Solving challenging fluid flow design problems in consultation with engineering, architectural and industrial clients.
  • Conducting fluid flow modelling, wind tunnel testing, data collection, analysis, post-processing, interpretation, and documentation of engineering results.
  • Consulting with and answering technical questions from engineers and architects and explaining complex concepts to non-technical clients.
  • Writing technical project reports that present the methodology, results and recommendations.
  • Providing advice on technical problems and following the appropriate QA/QC procedures.
  • Working under the guidance of senior staff with considerable latitude for the exercise of independent judgement.

Qualification And Experience:-

  • A Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Environmental/Architectural, Aerospace, Mechanical, Structural/Civil Engineering or a related technical discipline.
  • At least 2yrs experience in a fast-paced environmental consultancy or related field.
  • A strong understanding of the fundamental physics of fluid flow and/or understanding of the principles of structural engineering with a focus on the structural response of buildings under dynamic loading.
  • Able to demonstrate initiative, independent problem-solving methods/capabilities, exceptional coordination and consultation skills.
  • An ability to work in a fast-paced consulting environment with minimal supervision while multi-tasking to meet deadlines.
  • Advanced writing skills including experience preparing detailed technical reports. 
  • Aptitude for developing scripts or software.
  • Experience creating simplified models to simulate complex systems.

Preference will be given to candidates with the following experiences:

  • Wind tunnel testing/CFD experience.
  • Familiarity with urban or atmospheric aerodynamics through industry or coursework.
  • Interpreting and working with architectural, structural, or mechanical drawings.
  • Advanced level Microsoft Excel capabilities.
  • Programming/scripting experience (Python, Matlab, C#, VBA, C++).
  • Experience using CAD software packages.
  • Previous internship, industrial placement or other professional work experience.


  • Trivandrum, India.

Company Overview:-

We help clients tackle complex challenges in the built environment by combining innovative thinking, collaborative problem solving and a passion for expanding the boundaries of the possible. Our core practice areas are.

  • Building Performance: Renowned for our expertise in engineering modeling and analysis, RWDI offers a range of services to help create buildings that are more efficient, sustainable, comfortable to inhabit and resilient to natural disasters.
  • Climate Engineering: We help ensure projects fit their climatic context. Drawing on the climate expertise that extends across RWDI, we identify factors that can be leveraged or moderated to make the built environment safe, hospitable and sustainable.
  • Environmental Engineering: Our experts provide the highly specialized support you need to assess impact, meet and exceed regulatory requirements, strengthen stewardship and fulfill the expectations of all stakeholders around environmental responsibility.