Senior Engineer (Traffic)

Crain is seeking a full-time Senior Traffic Engineer to assist in managing projects and junior staff workload and performance, with the ability to have full technical responsibility for project deliverables.

Job Duties:

  • Application of diversified knowledge of transportation engineering and design principles across a broad range of projects
  • Provide roadway and intersection design guidance and support with responsibility for all aspects of project and client management, project development, business development and mentoring and guiding junior level staff
  • Orchestrate project teams of various sizes and skills and manage staff and subconsultants across multiple offices and locations
  • Be responsible for quality assurance and quality control through the development and review of construction plans, specifications and estimates
  • Interface with clients and look for and create opportunities to take on additional responsibility as you manage your own career path
  • Represent clients and the firm at project meetings, open houses and/or public hearings
  • Check construction plans, design calculations, or cost estimates to ensure completeness, accuracy, or conformity to engineering standards or practices
  • Identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions
  • Evaluate designs or specifications to ensure quality


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
  • California PE license (Traffic) required with a minimum of 5 years of experience
  • The position requires a person with a strong knowledge of traffic and civil engineering concepts and proficiency in CADD applications such as AutoCAD, AutoDesk Civil 3D, MicroStation, Inroads, and Bluebeam Software
  • Due to the nature of this job, travel to other offices will be required from time to time as well as overtime assignments during evenings and/or weekends

Crain is an equal opportunity employer and offers advancement opportunities, and a welcoming, team-oriented, and supportive environment.

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