Lead Traffic Engineer

HDR   •  

Des Moines, IA

Industry: Business Services

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 60 days ago

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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 a Lead Traffic Engineer in our Des Moines office who will help lead and grow the traffic engineering practice in Iowa. This role will build on the success HDR has attained in traffic engineering in the Iowa market. The primary duties include leading the traffic team on a variety of traffic forecasting, analysis and design needs for a variety of transportation projects. Operational traffic analysis may include using a variety of modeling tools ranging from highway capacity software to complex micro-simulation models in order analyze everything from isolated intersections and roundabouts to urban arterials and freeway segments. Traffic design may include accident analysis and mitigation strategies, signing, pavement markings, traffic signals, lighting, and Intelligent Traffic Systems (ITS). Must be able to independently manage large and small transportation projects. Would be responsible for developing business relationships through client interaction, project pursuits, and general marketing activities.


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Qualifications

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering.

5+ years related experience.

PE Required.

Hands-on experience with Highway Capacity Software, Synchro/SimTraffic and MicroStation.

Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Excel, Word.

Strong verbal and written skills.

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