Traffic Project Manager / Project Engineer

Fairfax, Virginia
Nov 07, 2022
Jan 12, 2023
Full Time
Dewberry is currently seeking a motivated Traffic Project Manager or Traffic Project Engineer in our Fairfax, VA and/or Baltimore, MD office. This position is an excellent career advancement opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented individual and includes flexible work hours and the ability for part-time telework. This position offers tremendous potential to learn and build project management skills in a highly collaborative environment, while working on broad range of project types for local and national transportation clients. Projects will range from local community-focused safety and multimodal projects to large freeway improvement projects. Primary responsibilities will be performing and managing traffic engineering design and studies related to work zone traffic control, signing and pavement markings, traffic signals, lighting, Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), and traffic operational analyses. Experience in all of these disciplines is not required. Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of traffic engineering experience, including experience on VDOT, MDOT, and/or design-build projects. Applicants must have strong communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to monitor schedule and budgets, the ability to work in groups, and the ability to lead and mentor a group of junior traffic engineers.

Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you're an experienced professional or a recent graduate, you'll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call "Dewberry at Work," that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.


Responsibilities include design and management for various traffic related tasks as noted above, the delegation of work to other traffic engineering staff, and collaboration with roadway, structures, hydraulics, and environmental groups within our Transportation business unit. The Candidate will also prepare design and cost estimates, meet with clients, and assist in proposal development.

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • BS in Civil Engineering
  • PE license required, PTOE preferred
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in traffic engineering
  • VDOT, MDOT and/or design-build experience preferred
  • MicroStation experience required
  • Project Management and leadership skills preferred
  • Proficiency with analysis software (Synchro, VISSIM, SIDRA) desirable
  • Working knowledge of VDOT and/or MDOT standards preferred
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

*Only recipients of an offer of employment from Dewberry, will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry's background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.

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