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Senior Transportation Engineer

Senior Transportation Engineer

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Throughout our 100-year history, Gannett Fleming has been an innovator and leader on a global level, providing world-class services in engineering, consulting, design, program, and construction management. With more than 60 offices worldwide, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s most prestigious engineering firms.


Our people are our secret to Excellence Delivered As Promised! We have fostered a culture of promoting progressive thinking to tackle complex engineering challenges – transforming creative ideas into reality! We are committed to supporting your career goals by providing professional development and training and the opportunity to work with respected industry thought leaders, while at the same time encouraging a healthy work-life balance. Our benefits and perks are competitive because we want to see a smile on your face as we change the world together.


Since 1915, Gannett Fleming has played a major role in some of the most multifaceted and iconic engineering accomplishments in the world. Join us on our journey as we continue to provide thought-provoking, customized solutions to our clients, improving and sustaining communities for the next 100 years!


Gannett Fleming is looking for a Senior Transportation 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




  • 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


Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status.


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