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Senior Transportation Engineer

HDR, Inc. Raleigh, NC

Job Description



About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR is looking for multiple Senior Transportation Engineers to join our Transit Program in Raleigh, NC. In this role, well count on you to:


·    Take responsibility for management of multi-disciplined transit design-teams on light rail, streetcar, commuter rail, and bus projects

·    Manage the assembly of plans, specifications and construction packages

·    Serve as a technical expert with recognized authority in an area of transportation specialization

·    Resolve complex problems including working with other disciplines in a collaborative, team environment

·    Be able to plan, organize and supervise work of a medium to large staff of professionals and technicians

·    Serve as Project Manager on larger projects as needed; project management is not the sole focus of this position

·    Serve as a high-level point of contact between clients and HDR, and perform other duties as needed






Required Qualifications

Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering discipline

10+ years of experience that can include design of roadway, general civil/site design, transit, track, drainage and/or utilities

Licensed Professional Engineer with the ability to obtain a PE in North Carolina

Skilled in technical writing, communicating and presenting to clients and the public

Demonstrated ability to lead a team on transportation projects

Computer literate with MS Office (Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint)

An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge and competency with GeoPak and/or Inroads

Local candidates are preferred


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.  

Job Details

Date Posted June 28, 2017
Date Closes June 28, 2018
Requisition 145954
Located In Raleigh, NC
SOC Category 00-0000.00

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