SOHA Engineers prides itself in attracting and retaining highly talented and self-motivated professionals. Our team of professional, technical, and administrative personnel has continuously contributed to the success of the firm for fifty years. Each staff member is encouraged to participate in professional organizations, attend appropriate training courses, and attend monthly SOHA-sponsored seminars.


There are current job opportunities for qualified professional individuals in the San Francisco office:

Senior Structural Engineer/Project Manager

If you are ready to embark on an exciting and rewarding leadership role in your career in Structural Engineering, we would love to have you in our team!

Founded in 1965, SOHA Engineers is one of the leading structural engineering firms in California with an exceptional culture of creativity, collaboration, innovation, mentorship with strong commitment to our employees, to our clients and to our community. For over five decades we have been driven by our holistic approach and passion for great structural engineering as an integral part of the overall project goals. We pride ourselves in creating a comfortable, dynamic and thriving work environment, collaborating with some of the most wonderful and brightest colleagues and friends, and working on some of the most challenging and interesting projects in the SF bay Area. SOHA provides a full spectrum of services, including seismic design of new buildings and structures, seismic evaluation and rehabilitation of existing buildings and bridges, historical renovations, shoring and underpinning design, and peer reviews.  We have engineered and rehabilitated some of the most significant buildings and structures in California, many of which have been recognized and awarded.

As a Senior Structural Engineer/Project Manager at SOHA, your future is defined only by your imagination, passion and your ambition. We foster a culture that embraces growth and creativity and rewards strong work ethics and commitment to the craft of structural engineering for the benefit of our community and our clients.

Candidates for the Senior Structural Engineer/Project Manager position should have experience in design of most types of buildings and structures including office buildings, cultural and institutional buildings, high density residential buildings, research facilities, seismic rehabilitation of buildings and tenant improvement projects utilizing all types of construction materials including concrete, steel, masonry and wood (basic fundamentals of wood design as a minimum).  



• Assist in the direction, planning, organization, control, coordination, and completion of projects.
• Organize and plan for project staffing according to project requirements.
• Effectively communicate with clients to understand project requirements and to provide advice.
• Perform analysis and design for all types of buildings and materials using various building codes.
• Manage other design team members and supervise the work of engineers and draft persons.
• Quality control and preparation of contract documents.
• Understand and track financial information related to the project.


• 7 + years of experience designing various structural engineering projects.
• Master’s degree in structural engineering is preferred; undergraduate degree is required.
• Professional Civil Engineer license; Structural Engineer license is preferred.
• Experience with software:  MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, ETABS, SAP, Risa, Revit (preferred).
• Fluency in English.
• Ability to communicate technical concepts in an articulate and accessible manner.

Project Engineer

The Project Engineer will perform structural analysis and design of building structures, prepare construction documents including structural detailing and coordination with other disciplines, provide construction administration services, attend meetings and site visits.

The Project Engineer will have at least 2+ years experience in structural/seismic design of buildings and structures, PE or SE license, good technical, verbal and written communication skills, able to work fairly independently, team player with interest in working in a collaborative and technically challenging environment.


As a close network of colleagues and friends who share a common goal of self-improvement with strong commitment to our family’s and community’s well-being, we fully understand the importance of a well-balanced work life.  We strongly believe in building a healthy lifestyle by creating a flexible work environment that includes office social activities and allows for attending to personal and family commitments away from the office with ease.

We review every resume received and are always looking for skilled, self-motivated employees. If you are interested, please email your resume to bernard@soha.com or send to:


SOHA Engineers
48 Colin P. Kelly Jr. Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
Attention: Human Resources


SOHA offers a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, life insurance, 401(k), and long- and short-term disability. SOHA Engineers is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.