Section Manager - ITS Senior Design Engineer

HNTB   •  

Lake Mary, FL

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 35 days ago

Why Choose HNTB?

For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.

At HNTB, we’re encouraged to go beyond discovering mere solutions that will impact our very landscape. We are encouraged to ask, “What if?” Our HNTB family fosters an inventive and resourceful commitment to finding unique answers to complex problems. We believe that the act of wondering sparks creativity. We will work to foster your creativity, career and personal growth. Come join HNTB and unleash your spark of imagination.

For you, “together” can mean the chance to put together an exciting career. At HNTB “together” also means collaborating across geographies and disciplines within the firm. And “together” means that we are partners with our clients. Our goals are linked, and their success is our success. “Together” means that we are engaged in the communities we serve — we live there — and are committed to their growth and development.


The time is right to join HNTB Corporation!  HNTB is currently seeking a Section Manager - ITS Senior Design Engineer in our Lake Mary, FL. office.



Job Summary

Provides both technical and administrative supervision to the section so as to ensure that technical, administrative, direct labor, and schedule targets of the section are met in accordance with applicable professional standards, design control procedures, company procedures, and technical design guides. Section revenue normally does not exceed $1.5 million per year.

Essential Responsibility

  • Coordinates activities of engineering section.Assigns priorities and staff to jobs.
  • Coordinates time and budget on jobs.
  • Maintains client contacts to ensure client satisfaction.
  • Ensures quality control are maintained on project(s).
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Additional Responsibilities

- Supervise the preparation of feasibility studies, traffic forecasts, traffic capacity and operations analysis, traffic impact analysis reports, signal design, signal timing, signal systems, ITS design, highway signing & marking and other related traffic engineering work.
- Successful pursuit and project management of ITS projects, including ITS design, municipal traffic signal system design, ITS Operations, and ITS Planning.
- Coaching and mentoring of project team members.
- Participate in strategic planning and business development activities to support achievement of ITS/Traffic Section growth goals.
- Design highway and traffic signal systems, environmental sensors and speed detection systems
- Design signing, pavement marketing and traffic signal installations.
- Support planning activities such as assisting in the development of feasibility studies, assessments, concept of operations documents, procurement documents such as requests for proposal for ITS/toll systems and operations
- Support ITS/toll system implementation including support for oversight of design, testing, installation
- Support project control activities related to ITS/toll technology projects
- Prepare information for or in response to client presentations and meetings, including support for development of planning materials such as agendas and/or documentation such as meeting minutes
- Lead project analyst type of work supporting ITS/toll project budgets (internal or for client), project status, and general support, reporting results to Director or designees as assigned by Director
- Review design documents, and material submittals for Freeway ITS, Advanced Traffic Management Systems (ATMS) and Managed Lanes projects.
- Participate in the design and implementation of Traffic Management Centers (TMC)
- Remain current on existing and emerging technologies affecting FDOT projects and make solid recommendations based on value and technology maturity.

Basic Qualification

Bachelor's degree in Engineering
11 years relevant experience
2years supervisoryexperience

Preferred Qualification/Skills

- PE, Registered by the State of Florida
- IMSA Signal Tech Level 2
- Experience and relationships within FDOT
- Master’s Degree a plus
- Traffic engineering software is preferred (Synchro, SimTraffic, HCS, SIDRA, VISSIM)
- Design software is preferred (AutoCAD, MicroStation)

General Work Conditions

Combination Office and Field Environment: Most work is performed in an office environment in which there is only minimal exposure to potentially unpleasant working conditions. Incumbent must have the ability to stand and sit frequently and reach horizontally as well as vertically for overhead use. Work may infrequently be performed at client’s job site,construction trailer, and in the field. Work may sometimes require working in inclement weather, working in aconstruction site, being exposed to heavyconstruction equipment and doing extensive walking. Adherence to applicable safety protocol isrequired.

HNTB Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. 

The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law.  In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.

Job ID 0518-18445