Highway Design Engineer - Geometrics - Boston
Parsons Corporation - Boston, MA

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Roadway Design Engineer - Geometrics – Boston, Massachusetts

Parsons is one of the world’s largest transportation planning, engineering, and construction firms. We have an extensive portfolio of diverse transportation projects including rail and transit, road and highway, bridge and tunnel, and aviation infrastructure. Parsons expertise encompasses all phases of transportation engineering operations - from the initial planning stage through final design, construction, and commissioning. Parsons has the people and power to move the world.

Position Overview

The Roadway Design Engineer - Geometrics will determine methods and solutions for complex engineering problems and select the most efficient manner to meet the objectives. Main responsibilities are to provide technical assistance on geometric design features (superelevation, horizontal and vertical alignment, intersection design, and interchange design). This level of Engineer is a fully qualified professional, proficient in the utilization of current engineering theories and practices. The candidate should have experience working with transportation clients in Massachusetts, including but not limited to, Massachusetts Department of Transportation, and other local government agencies. He or she must be familiar with the policies and procedures for roadway design and must possess strong verbal and written communication skills.


May function as discipline Project Engineer on medium to large projects, assuming responsibility for the work of the group.

Leads design personnel in technical excellence and growth in the Quality Improvement Process.

Developing roadway geometrics.

Performs complex engineering tasks and particularly important engineering work efficiently and accurately.

Extracts engineering information from CAD drawings.

Prepares engineering computations, material quantity takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs.

Completes a variety of assignments such as drawings, specifications, and other materials suitable for procurement and construction purposes. Frequently interfaces with other Engineering disciplines as well as other departments.

Reviews supplier drawing submittals and performs technical bid analyses.

Prepares and issues specifications, data sheets, and other construction documents.

Provides technical guidance to CAD Designer/Drafters, Designers, and lower-level Engineers working on the same project.

May be required to provide the seal and signature of the professional engineer, as appropriate, ensuring compliance with all applicable codes, regulations, and ordinances.

May act in an advisory capacity to senior management personnel on engineering related matters.

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

4-year degree in Civil Engineering (or related field) required
At least 7 years of related work experience
Roadway Geometric experience
Professional Engineer registration, or ability to obtain registration within 6 months, required(PE)
AutoCAD and Civil 3D proficiency required
Familiarity with MassDOT standards
Parsons offers an ethical, challenging, diverse, rewarding and fun work experience where enthusiastic, responsible people use their energy, talent and dedication to make a difference in the world.
We provide career growth and development, a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; tuition reimbursement program; credit union membership; Employee Stock Ownership Plan and a 401(k) plan. Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. M/W/D/V.
Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $3 billion in 2012, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, professional services, and innovative alternative delivery solutions to private industrial customers worldwide as well as to federal, regional, and local government agencies. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, environmental, and defense/security. Currently, more than 11,500 Parsons’ employees are engaged in more than 2,000 projects in 50 states and 25 countries. These dedicated workers speak 82 languages collectively, and hold more than 7,600 college degrees and professional registrations. Parsons' employees continue to go anywhere in the world, meet every technical and management challenge, and persevere until the job is done.
Job Engineering-Civil
Primary Location US-MA-Boston

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