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Senior Project Engineer, Traffic
Position Title: Senior Project Engineer, Traffic
Position Location: Philadelphia, PA
Position Type: Full-Time
Required Education: Bachelors Degree
Years of Experience:  8-12
Travel: Position Dependent
Number of Openings: 1

We are currently seeking a senior traffic engineer for our growing Philadelphia office to help us create safer, more efficient and livable communities. We are a rapidly growing company, ranked 118 by ENR, and have doubled both our offices and number of employees in the last ten years. Our clientele includes a wide range of state and local agencies. The work we do is challenging, interesting, and in many cases, on the leading edge of traffic engineering applications in the industry. Our traffic engineers conduct traffic safety/operations studies; design traffic signals, signing, markings, roadway/parking lot lighting, work zone traffic control, and ITS devices; and develop or apply Synchro, SimTraffic, VISSIM, and VISUM models. 

Our clients have consistently recognized the hard work and responsiveness of our traffic engineers, as reflected in our excellent annual performance evaluations and through the award of repeat contracts.

Job Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering
  • At least eight years of traffic engineering experience working with PennDOT Engineering District 6-0 and/or the Philadelphia Streets Department, preferably in a project management or task management role
  • PE certification
  • Excellent verbal and technical writing skills
Desirable Skills
  • Hands-on signal timing experience, as well as working with traffic operations models such as Synchro/SimTraffic, VISSIM and HCS
  • Traffic analysis for transportation planning studies and/or traffic impact studies 
  • Experience in the design of traffic control devices including signals, signing, maintenance and protection of traffic, pavement markings, ITS devices, and lighting 
  • Experience working with MicroStation and/or AutoCAD 
Project assignments can range from small-scale intersection improvements to complex interchange and corridor projects, as well as innovative multimodal transportation plans and parking studies. We have a wide range of project-specific and open-end agreements with PennDOT and local agencies, so you can expect diverse assignments with the opportunity to help grow our traffic engineering practice. 
Benefits: WRA recognizes that employees play an important role in its success. Our commitment to full-time employees is reflected in the comprehensive benefits package we offer: Competitive salary, Leave accrual and paid holidays, Healthcare benefits, Group Life Insurance, as well as additional optional Life Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability Insurance, Flexible spending accounts for medical and dependent care reimbursement, 401(k) Retirement Plan, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Assistance Program, Free parking. WRA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and complies with all applicable anti-discrimination laws.
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  Position #:   1390