Job title: Traffic Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Engineering
Expertise: Engineering
Salary type: Annual
Location: Durham, NC
Job published: 13/03/2023
Job ID: 35841
Contact name: Stephanie Brimigion
Contact email:

Job Description


  • Work as part of a team and also independently in evaluating and applying Traffic Engineering principles, standards and criteria
  • Utilize various design software/tools (Synchro and HCS) for traffic analysis for a variety of conditions and needs at specific intersections, along arterial corridors, and for freeway segments
  • Lead the development of signal design plans, specifications, and estimates based upon agency standards.
  • Interact directly with clients and review agencies at project meetings and ensure that all client project designs meet and exceed engineering standards
  • Provide support to transportation and other project managers on all aspects of transportation engineering
  • Build and maintain relationships with key traffic engineering clients and review agencies.
  • Work with multi-disciplinary teams on tasks such as traffic safety analysis, intersection design, roadway signing and pavement marking plans; active traffic management, and traffic and signal operations analysis.
  • Adhere to project schedules and budgets and keep supervisor aware of any issues
  • Prepare technical reports and papers for clients and/or internal distribution
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Professional engineer registration required. 

Desired Skills: 

  • Previous experience in traffic analysis and design of traffic signals.
  • Traffic modeling experience
  • Traffic studies/analysis experience as well as previous DOT experience. 
  • PTOE certification preferred but not required. 
  • Must possess a valid drivers license.  
  • A successful track record of project management, including development/management of scopes, schedules and budgets for traffic studies.
  • Strong leadership qualities.
  • Understanding of Business Financial Information


  • Superior Health, Dental, Vision, and Rx Insurance Programs
  • Condensed work schedule
  • Generous base compensation and bonus plan
  • Retirement Plans 
  • Generous paid time off and holidays
  • Thomas & Hutton University - On-site provider of professional development hours and continuing education credits
  • College tuition reimbursement programs (Graduate & Undergraduate)
  • In-house Up and Ready Civil 3D Software Training Program

Please note, sponsorship is not available for this position.  

Our client is a Drug-Free Workplace & E-Verify Participant