The Opportunity

  • Sydney or Melbourne, Australia
  • Get exposure to varied project deliverables
  • Key role delivering high profile projects

The Company​

Our people are key to our success. They are experts on understanding the specific requirements of diverse industries and project types. This depth of talent and experience across our international footprint allows NDY to undertake the most challenging projects, and to deliver successful commercial, environmental and technical outcomes.

We foster collaborative and long-term relationships with clients, and recognise that the foundation of these relationships is trust. We earn this client trust by being reliable, responsive and commercially astute with our advice.

Our successful approach is based on listening to our clients and understanding their business. We look to embrace client requirements by understanding how our advice and designs will provide best value to their projects.

Whilst our technical, documentation and consulting abilities are first class, we embrace our role as an innovator, and not a follower, of trends. We fund research and development activities in all key NDY services and support our people on the journey of continual professional development.

Our people embody the highest standards of professional and ethical conduct and look to implement best practice solutions in sustainable design, for the long-term resilience of projects.

Talented individuals look to join the NDY group because they want to be a part of a highly regarded brand, and because they want to work with the best clients on meaningful projects across international locations.

The prospect of working alongside industry thought leaders, our technical excellence, and our industry-leading approach to corporate social responsibility, makes NDY a beacon for top tier talent.

About the Position

The new position will include project design work for recently acquired exciting projects across various sectors. The position will also include a focus on growth of the environmental Acoustics offering in both offices. This role is a permanent position.

We are looking for someone with sufficient technical ability to conduct acoustic analysis and run projects autonomously from start to finish – from writing fee proposals through to client liaison, project delivery, and finally compliance testing at construction completion. We are particularly interested in hearing from candidates that have an interest and track record in driving growth of our environmental acoustics offering.

As an Acoustics Engineer you will deliver various building services projects, being responsible for:

  • Acoustic design calculations for various applications, including but not limited to
    • Building services noise control
    • Spatial acoustics
    • Architectural acoustics
    • Environmental acoustics
    • Vibration analysis
  • Onsite measurement and testing of noise levels, sound insulation, reverberation times and vibration
  • Computer modelling eg. CadnaA, SoundPLAN, EASE, etc
  • Writing engineering reports
  • Attendance at client and design team meetings
  • Client liaison and business development

About You

To be successful in this role you will be eager to learn new skills. Prior experience in the above duties is advantageous, but not essential.

You will possess:

  • A qualified tertiary engineer or science graduate with at least 5 years acoustic consulting experience, preferably with building services noise control experience
  • An understanding of acoustic principles and onsite testing procedures
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A demonstrated excellence in providing high-quality client service
  • Outstanding analytical skills and attention to detail
  • The ability to use initiative, be energetic and work well within a team environment
  • A can-do attitude with interest in continuous improvement
  • A passion for acoustics
  • Solid MS Office skills (especially Excel and Word) and ideally experience using specialist acoustics modelling software such as SoundPLAN, CadnaA and EASE
  • Desire to manage whole projects from start to finish, including financials, time constraints and deliverables
  • A valid Australian driver’s license.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


Apply by submitting your CV and covering letter to

Please put “Senior Project Engineer (Acoustics) – Sydney or Melbourne” as the email subject title.