HNTB Rail Signals - Senior Project Engineer in Los Angeles, California
What We're Looking For
Now is the time to join HNTB and our rapidly growing team in downtown Los Angeles! Here you will contribute to the most important and complex infrastructure projects in the region. HNTB in Los Angeles has received many honors in recent years, including Employer of the Year by Women’s Transportation Seminar (WTS), American Council of Engineering Companies Firm of the Year, and Best Places to Work in Los Angeles by Los Angeles Business Journal. HNTB has partnered with nearly all agencies in Southern California over the years, including LA Metro - the rapid transit system operator in the region.
At HNTB, you can create a career that is meaningful to you while building communities that matter to all of us. For more than a century, we have been delivering solutions for some of the largest, most complex infrastructure projects across the country. With our historic growth, it is an exciting time to join our team of employee-owners.
This opportunity entails being responsible for the production and modification of rail signals/train control system design calculations, technical reports, engineering plans and specifications for assigned projects. This position consults with the project manager to perform research, development, calculations, design, and delivery.
What You'll Do:
Uses senior-level technical expertise to consider broad range of engineering solutions.
Responsible for the discipline-specific planning, work distribution, and leadership and adherence to the schedule, and budget on complex or unusual engineering projects.
Assists in marketing responsibilities, including proposal generation.
Develops scope of work and level of effort and manages adherence to scope and budget on complex or unusual engineering projects within discipline.
Oversees completeness and accuracy of project team’s work within the technical discipline.
Provides technical guidance and mentoring to team members to achieve overall project objectives on complex or unusual engineering projects.
Coordinates technical aspects of the project with client counterpart and teaming partners at staff level for work within the discipline on complex or unusual engineering projects.
Leads discipline delivery on larger, multi-disciplinary projects. Works closely with other disciplines on multi-discipline projects.
Assists with coordination and planning of schedules, hours, and distribution of work for other disciplines on multi-discipline projects on complex or unusual engineering projects
Performs other duties as assigned.
What You'll Need:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 8 years of relevant experience, or
Master’s degree in Engineering and 7 years of relevant experience, or
PhD in Engineering and 6 years of relevant experience
What We Prefer:
10 years of relevant experience
PE preferred (CA, WA, CO) or ability to obtain
Ability to work full time in the Los Angeles area
Design experience including ATC train control systems layout design, ABS/Cab signal block design, microprocessor and relay- based signaling and interlockings, as well as highway crossing warning systems
Experienced in the preparation of contract drawings, specifications, and cost estimation
Experienced in rail signal system construction support including field verification, inspections, and testing
Experience with rail signaling equipment including Coded Track Circuits, AF Track Circuits, Crossing Predictors, ElectrologIXS® and MicroLok® Interlocking Processors
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work well in a multi-location team environment
Detail-oriented with excellent organizational skills, the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines and maintaining a high level of quality, as well as the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
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Los Angeles, CA (Figueroa Street)
The approximate pay range for California is $112,206.31 - $199,434.29. Please note that the pay range provided is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting. Actual compensation will be dependent on factors, including but not limited to, the individual’s qualifications, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities as well as physical work location within the state.
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Job Type: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Category: Engineering Group