Senior Roadway / Highway Engineer

Flatiron Construction Corp - Broomfield, CO (30+ days ago)4.0

Flatiron Constructors has an immediate opening in its Technical Services Group (TSG) department for a Senior Highway Engineer with extensive roadway design experience to provide technical leadership, oversight and interdisciplinary coordination on complex transportation infrastructure Alternative Delivery Method (e.g. PPP, Design-Build) projects throughout the US and Canada. TSG is Flatiron’s Center of Technical Excellence and Design Expertise located in Broomfield, CO. As a TSG team member, you will provide innovative, optimized technical & value engineering solutions for Design & Construction challenges. You will contribute through all phases of project delivery, from conceptual design through final construction.

Lead as the overall supervisor of technical operations. This includes, but is not limited to: oversight on all roadway/highway permanent works design, schedule and budget performance, quality of engineering solutions and deliverables, and coordination of design throughout procurement and construction;
Provide project engineering duties, including but not limited to: preparation of design criteria and basis, and performing specialized engineering, analysis and design;
Perform interdisciplinary peer-/constructability review of design deliverables for optimization, compliance with contract documents, and identification and implementation new technologies that provide a competitive advantage;
Lead technical meetings and discussions, and strategize solutions to complex or unique Design & Construction challenges;
Assist senior management team in on technical risk assessment and mitigation;
Provide engineering decisions within the criteria set by applicable policies, standards and contract commitments for each project;
Support design coordination and liaisons with Clients and Subcontractors; interface with specialized consultants.
Mentor junior staff in technical and professional development.
Master’s Degree or greater (PhD) in Highway Engineering (or related field) roadway design emphasis;
10+ years of progressive engineering experience, possessing a broad knowledge and hands-on experience in design/construction, and strong technical skills in roadway/highway design with an emphasis on design-build delivery methods;
Active Professional Engineer (PE) license is required;
Proficiency in geometric design (horizontal/vertical alignments, super-elevation, intersections) of roadways and highways, and strong understanding of related engineering fields (pavement, subgrade, drainage, MOT, walls, foundations etc.);
Strong all-around theoretical knowledge of highway engineering principles;
Substantial analytical and industry design standards experience;
Solid understanding of constructability and construction practices;
Excellent communication (verbal and written) and presentation skills.