Gannett Fleming

  • Senior Transportation Engineer

    Job ID
    # of Openings
    New York
    Job Category
    Transportation (Highway & Roadway)
  • Company Overview


    At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.


    Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

    What You Will Do


    Gannett Fleming is looking for a Senior Transportation Engineer or Traffic Engineer to lead and manage a broad range of traffic engineering and transportation planning projects for high profile public sector clients in New York, NY. As project manager/senior transportation engineer you will apply technical expertise, lead project teams, coordinate with high level client stakeholders and manage relationships with contractors and sub-consultants on a variety of on conventional and unconventional projects. This is a dynamic environment with short deadlines and a high level of interaction with the client day to day.


    Qualified candidates will be able to demonstrate progressive experience in transportation engineering, with specialized skills and experience in traffic operations and transportation planning. This Senior Transportation Engineer will look forward to leading multi-disciplinary projects requiring complex design and analysis skills; management of projects and major project tasks; supervision of technical staff; and client interaction.  Additional highlights of the role can be found below:  


    • Participates on interdisciplinary teams with technical responsibilities in the areas of traffic operations analysis and simulation; traffic signal design and operations; signing and striping plan preparation; and construction traffic control planning
    • Prepares project deliverables including construction plans, specifications, cost estimates, and technical reports
    • Supervises work prepared by junior professional staff and technicians
    • Participates in client meetings and the presentation of project findings to technical and lay audiences
    • Participates in client marketing, the preparation of proposals and making presentations

    Minimum Qualifications


    • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Civil Engineering or a related degree
    • Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) registration required
    • Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE) Certification is required
    • A minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in transportation and/or traffic engineering and design
    • Familiar with MicroStation and Geopak
    • Experience using Synchro, VISSIM and/or CORSIM analysis tools
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Life at Gannett Fleming


    For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,000+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.


    Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status. Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


    NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


    Location: New York, NY
    Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
    Employment Status: Full-Time
    Internal Requisition ID: 5270


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