A leading engineering firm in the Austin area, renowned for delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to complex transportation challenges is seeking a Senior Traffic Engineer to lead their traffic team. This opportunity offers a chance to make a significant impact on the community and contribute to the development of cutting-edge transportation solutions.
Position: Traffic Lead
Location: Austin, TX
Job Type: Full-time
As the Traffic Lead, you will be responsible for overseeing and managing a team of talented traffic engineers while working closely with other departments and stakeholders. Your expertise will be pivotal in designing, developing, and implementing traffic engineering solutions to enhance transportation systems' safety, efficiency, and sustainability.
Key responsibilities include:
- Leading and mentoring a team of traffic engineers, providing guidance and support to ensure successful project execution.
- Collaborating with clients and stakeholders to understand project requirements and objectives.
- Conducting thorough traffic studies, data analysis, and simulations to develop comprehensive engineering solutions.
- Designing and optimizing traffic signal systems, intersection layouts, and traffic management strategies.
- Assessing and improving the traffic flow of existing transportation systems.
- Staying up-to-date with industry trends, standards, and regulations to ensure compliance and innovation.
- Preparing detailed reports, proposals, and presentations for clients and internal review.
- Participating in public meetings and engaging with communities to address concerns and present project updates.
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field (Master's preferred).
- Proven experience as a Traffic Engineer, with at least 10 years of experience (proven project management experience)
- Professional Engineering (PE) license required.
- Strong knowledge of traffic engineering principles, traffic modeling software, and transportation planning.
- Demonstrated expertise in designing and optimizing traffic signal systems and roadway geometrics.
- Experience with AutoCAD, MicroStation, Synchro/SimTraffic, VISSIM, or other relevant software.
- Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
- Effective communication and interpersonal abilities to collaborate with diverse teams and stakeholders.
- Ability to lead and manage multiple projects concurrently while meeting deadlines and budget constraints.
The company offers a competitive compensation package, including a comprehensive benefits plan, opportunities for professional development, and a collaborative work environment that fosters growth and creativity. Join a team that values innovation and is committed to making a positive impact on the world through sustainable transportation solutions.
If you are a passionate and experienced Traffic Engineer looking for an exciting leadership role, this is the perfect opportunity for you! Apply today to lead transformative projects and contribute to the advancement of transportation engineering.
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Salary Range: $120,000-$175,000 (depending on experience)