We’re Hiring! Building Physics Engineer/ Consultant

We are looking for an experienced and motivated Building Physics Engineer/Consultant with a proven track record. In return, we offer a generous benefits package including 28 days annual leave, hybrid working, and 6-monthly bonuses.


  • Assist in leading and managing building physics and building energy projects from inception to completion, ensuring high quality and timely delivery of services.
  • Provide expert guidance to clients on building performance strategies, including energy modelling, thermal analysis and net zero carbon pathways.
  • Conduct detailed building performance simulations using IES (Integrated Environmental Solutions) software and analyse the results to inform design decisions and optimise building performance.
  • Undertake SAP assessments.
  • Collaborate with architects, engineers, and other stakeholders to develop sustainable building designs and strategies.
  • Support team leader in providing guidance and training in the professional development of more junior team members.
  • Stay up to date with industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies in the field of building physics and sustainability.


  • Proven experience as a Building Physics consultant, with a strong focus on energy modelling and simulation.
  • Proven experience with GLA energy assessments.
  • Proficient in using IES software for building energy modelling and simulation, including
    • Part L compliance
    • Thermal comfort and overheating
    • CIBSE TM54
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with clients and internal stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving abilities, with a keen attention to detail.
  • Self motivated and able to work independently, as well as in a team oriented environment.
  • Detailed understanding of UK building regulations and sustainability standards (e.g., Part L, Part O, NABERS and BREEAM)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of building physics principles, thermal comfort analysis, and sustainable building design strategies.
  • Proficient in SAP assessments


  • Bachelors or Masters degree in a relevant field such as Building Physics, Environmental Engineering, or Sustainability.
  • Experience with IES ApHVAC modelling
  • Accredited LCEA and/or OCDEA
  • Experience in NABERS Design for Performance

Please submit your CV to us at recruitment@scotchpartners.com

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