Senior Transportation Engineer/Project Manager

Fairfax, Virginia
Sep 09, 2021
Nov 19, 2021
Full Time
Dewberry is currently seeking an exceptional candidate to serve as a Senior Transportation Engineer/Project Manager in our Fairfax, VA office, with flexible work hours and the ability for part-time telework. This individual will oversee a team of engineers responsible development of roadway design plans for complex secondary, primary, and interstate improvements and interchange designs. Experience with MicroStation, Geopak, OpenRoads and VDOT criteria is required. Candidates will be working with VDOT, local counties, private developers and contractors on design-bid-build and design-build delivery projects.

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.


This individual will serve as a senior engineer/project manager, overseeing a variety of transportation and roadway improvement projects including secondary, primary, and interstate widening and reconstruction projects, interchange design projects, roadway drainage design, and conceptual design development, as well as direct coordination of younger engineers and leadership of a team of project and staff engineers. Work responsibilities may include:
  • Project management
  • Oversight of design team(s) and design plan development
  • Coordination and communication with subconsultants
  • Conceptual estimating
  • Conceptual and preliminary design development
  • Preparation of technical and price proposals
  • Coordination with water resource, structural, traffic, environmental, and survey staff
  • Preparing written reports
  • Interfacing with clients and contractors
  • Training and mentoring entry level and junior engineers

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Licensed Professional Engineer
  • Minimum 8 years of transportation-related design experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of roadway geometric design
  • Knowledge of and experience with MicroStation, Geopak and OpenRoads
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in basic MS Office software
  • Desire and ability to work in and lead a design team

*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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