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Highway Design Engineer

Company: AECOM
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Company Description

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it's improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We're one global team - 47,000 strong - driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts - planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers - leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let's get started.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Highway Design Engineer to be based in the Greater Philadelphia Area. AECOM has offices in Philadelphia and Conshohocken, PA as well as Newark, DE.

In this role, you will work as part of a team on medium to large scale transportation projects in the Greater Pennsylvania Area. A Highway Design Engineer typically performs design tasks and begins to assist less experienced engineers in tasks in which they have already shown proficiency.

This is an outstanding opportunity for an ambitious, career-oriented professional who excels in a collaborative hybrid work environment.

Current notable projects include:

I-95 Reconstruction in Philadelphia, PA

US-22 Reconstruction in Allentown, PA

I-81 Reconstruction in Scranton, PA

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

Design of roadway geometry, traffic control, signing, and pavement markings

Utility coordination support

Computer Aided Design production

Assisting less experienced staff



BA/BS Civil Engineering or similar + 2 years of experience in support of transportation design or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

FE / EIT Certification


PennDOT or Pennsylvania Turnpike design familiarity

MicroStation and/or AutoCAD software familiarity

OpenRoads and/or Civil3D software familiarity

SignCAD or GuideSign software familiarity

AutoTurn software familiarity

Experience utilizing spreadsheet, word processing and other standard office software

Experience with effective time management and task prioritization

Experience working productively in a team environment

Additional Information

Additional Information

All of your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines

A flexible schedule with hybrid work arrangement

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there's never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you'll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm - access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We're the world's trusted global infrastructure firm, and we're in this together - your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

Join us and let's get started.

ReqID: J10078062

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Keywords: AECOM, Philadelphia , Highway Design Engineer, Engineering , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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