Senior Design Engineer | Houston | Texas

Alternate Job Title Project Engineer
Position Type Full Time - Regular
Requisition # 17-P158-248
Division TX Trans EMP
Office Houston, Texas
Position Location Houston
Date Posted 05/18/2017


Assisting in the planning, development and coordination of multiple transportation projects. As project engineer, will be responsible for assisting and training design engineers and technicians. Be able to manage roadway projects from proposal to project closeout including proposal preparation, fees, project setup, design supervision, and quality review of all documents in accordance with company and TxDOT policies and standards. Duties include assisting project managers and project administrators with project management level duties including billing, invoicing, review and leading a team of highly trained individuals.


Candidate shall have 5 - 10 years’ experience in the development of PS&E for transportation projects. Experience in roadway design, plan preparation, scheduling, contracting, permitting, cost estimates and processing of other engineering documents is preferred. Direct experience with TxDOT preferred. Experience with city and county major roadway projects will be considered.


Must be current in the technical skills needed for the development of PS&E, roadway designs, specifications and plans for TxDOT including conventional computer and CADD (MicroStation and Geopak) applications. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Coordination with others, ability to lead, train and work within a team.

Degrees / Licenses (R)equired – (P)referred

Bachelor of Science in Engineering is required, Preference is Civil Engineering. PE registration in Texas, or ability to obtain within 6 months is required. Master's Degree is a plus.


The ideal candidate will be dependable, possess initiative, have good interpersonal skills, produce timely & quality products, be technically astute and a good time manager. Must be highly self-motivated and able to manage multiple tasks in an independent manner within a team atmosphere. Pre-employment drug testing is required as a condition of employment. EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled