Stantec Senior Traffic Engineer in Houston, Texas

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

The Senior Traffic / ITS Engineer will be responsible to provide leadership on the pursuit, planning and development of traffic engineering projects from the Houston office. They will be responsible for preparing designs and ensuring the development and delivery of traffic control plans, signing/pavement markings, traffic signal plans, lighting designs, and/or ITS designs for various highway and roadway traffic projects. They will coordinate with and provide support to the highway and community development groups, and on traffic engineering projects throughout Texas.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Actively identify project pursuit opportunities, manages client relationships, develops new clients, and leads or assists in the preparation of proposals to win those pursuits.

  • Performs as project manager, and/or technical specialist on traffic engineering projects, responsible for invoicing, managing, and monitoring financial performance of project budgets.

  • Prepares, reviews and seals traffic control plans, signing/pavement markings, traffic signal plans, lighting designs, and/or ITS designs for various highway and roadway traffic projects.

  • Prepares memorandums and reports for traffic studies and research.

  • Present technical reports at public and agency meetings.

  • Supervises the work of other engineers.

  • Reviews own work for accuracy and coordinates with others to ensure quality assurance and quality control for all final products.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Proven ability in project pursuits including client engagement, developing teaming strategies and developing proposals

  • Efficient project management of multiple concurrent projects.

  • Ability to lead one or more design teams through all phases of project production.

  • Ability to perform traffic studies, analysis, and modeling

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting, engage in creative and critical thought, and effectively communicate ideas, design issues and solutions to others.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • TxDOT Precertification preferred

Education and Experience

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSCE) minimum

PE license in Texas or ability to obtain in 6 months

Minimum of 12 years of traffic engineering experience

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each others’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.


Job: Civil Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Houston

Other Locations: United States-Texas-Dallas

Organization: BC-2142 Transportation-US South Central

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Dec 11, 2018, 2:19:22 PM

Req ID: 180000NX