HNTB Project Engineer - Rail / Transit in New York, New York
What We're Looking For
Responsible for the production and modification of 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. Applies engineering techniques, procedures and design criteria for projects ranging in size and complexity. Leverages technical knowledge and experience to address design related issues or concerns, working closely with the project manager through creative problem solving, interactions with clients and by completing tasks to meet the project schedule. Develops conceptual and detailed designs and calculations to support the project completion using current drawing and technical tools, programs and software. May mentor, train and review work of junior engineer staff and provide constructive feedback. As a member of the team, you will contribute to the successful project delivery for a diverse range of projects for HNTB’s clients
What We're Looking For
HNTB is looking for a Project Engineer - Rail/Transit in our New York, NY office. This person will be responsible for the production and modification of design calculations, technical reports, engineering plans and specifications for assigned projects. This individual will have the opportunity to learn and develop under the direction and supervision of the Project Manager to perform research, development, calculations, design and delivery.
Experience with large capital programs, managing rail/transit programs and project experience required.
Strategic thinker, with demonstrated collaboration skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment and gain the support of others
Ability to work in a matrix organization focusing on super mega and mega-win projects
Working / technical knowledge of rail systems (Track, Signal, Power, OCS, Railroad Operations, Railroad Structures) and phasing/staging of rail systems and rail infrastructure projects
Working knowledge of railway operations / infrastructure preferred, including railroad structures (bridges, stations, shops/yards, and facilities)
Experience with MTA C&D, New York City Transit, Metro-North Railroad, Long Island Railroad, Amtrak, New York State DOT, Port Authority of NY & NJ, PATH, and New Jersey Transit, is required.
Excellent communications skills and work ethic required and the ability to attend meetings and provide answers to the client a must.
Primary focus will include:
- Quality control and delivery of projects on-time, on-budget, with quality, and to the clients satisfaction
Master’s degree in Engineering
12 years relevant experience
Professional Engineer (PE) certification
American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification
Project Management Professional (PMP)
What You'll Need
Responsible for the planning and distribution of discipline-specific work, and adherence the to the schedule and budget on projects.
Assists in marketing responsibilities, including proposal generation.
Assists with the development of scope of work and level of effort for projects and/or assignments within discipline.
Oversees completeness and accuracy of project team’s work within the technical discipline. Guides and mentors team to overall project objectives.
Coordinates technical aspects of project with client counterpart and teaming partners at staff level for work within the discipline.
Works closely with other disciplines on multi-discipline projects.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 6 years of relevant experience
Master’s degree in Engineering and 5 years of relevant experience
PhD in Engineering and 4 years of relevant experience
Ensures accountability by holding oneself and others accountable to meet commitments.
Exhibits action orientation by calling upon prior experiences to take on new challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Collaborates with other disciplines outside of own primary discipline. Effectively building relationships through working with ones counterpart at the client level, partnering with clients to meet shared objectives.
Communicates effectively by developing and delivering information that conveys a clear understanding of the project needs to external audiences.
Manages complexity by making sense of complicated, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
Exhibits courage by stepping up to address difficult issues by saying what needs to be said.
Displays sound decision quality for processes and making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward with consideration of how decisions affect other disciplines.
Develops the technical skills and organizational skills (project, budget, etc.) of others to meet both their career goals and the firm’s goals.
Directs work by delegating, guiding, and recommending solutions to remove obstacles.
Provides technical oversight and guidance to project team members.
Uses resourcefulness by securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently, using a variety of people and technical assets.
Drives self-development by actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged at the discipline level using both formal and informal development channels, with development focused on their future career path.
Optimizes work processes by knowing and integrating the most effective and efficient processes to get things done. Focusing on continuous improvement balanced with client expectations.
Understands the impacts of decisions on technical design and work planning.
Coordinates work planning and design effectively across multiple technical disciplines.
Prepares high quality deliverables that are on time, and within budget and scope.
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Visa sponsorship is available for this position.
Pay Range for New York, NY: $107,651.64 - $168,378.21 *Actual Compensation will be dependent upon the individual's qualifications, skills and experience 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