1+ months

Lead Traffic / ITS Engineer

Tampa, FL 33602
WSP USA is seeking talented and motivated individuals to help us meet our clients’ goals and objectives, solve infrastructure challenges, contribute to some of the Tampa Bay region’s most iconic projects, and positively transform our community. 
WSP USA is currently seeking a Lead Traffic/ITS Engineer in our Tampa office to join our thriving Regional Traffic Engineering practice! The successful candidate will have extensive experience in both public and private traffic/ITS engineering projects. Specifically:
  • Extensive ITS design experience with design-build delivery of ATMS, ITS, and toll facility projects throughout Florida.
  • Ability to proficiently design, manage and review Traffic/ITS plans. 
  • Ability to oversee and direct project traffic/ITS engineering project tasks and monitor project progress for technical accuracy.
  • Ability to build and maintain good client relationship. May act as a representative at project meetings and coordination with project sponsors or clients. Possess good presentation and marketing skills.
  • Design of various projects using survey data or other design information; provide complete drawings of traffic signal installations, pavement markings, signage, and ITS; produce project cost estimates; and utilize Microstation V8i as the main design program.
  • Ability to work well with other related disciplines and coordinate design activities for timely completion and within resource budgets.
  • Willing to work in a team oriented environment.
  • Experience and working knowledge of FDOT Design Manual, FDOT Standard Specifications, FDOT Standard Plans, FDOT Basis of Estimates, FDOT Traffic Engineering Manual, FDOT Manual on Uniform Traffic Studies and the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD).
  • Experience with ITS systems engineering management including requirements analysis, concept of operations, and ITS architecture.
  • Perform field reviews and investigation of the project sites, CCTV site surveys, signal inventories, and coordination with local and State highway agencies in obtaining as-built information.
  • Experience with advanced traffic management systems including adaptive traffic signal control.
Other tasks may include wireline and wireless communications design and shop drawing reviews. Candidate must be capable of applying diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices, and independently making decisions on significant engineering problems or methods. Excellent communications skills highly desired for public and client presentations and document preparation.


Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • A BS in Civil or Electrical Engineering
  • 7+ years of progressive experience in both public and private traffic/ITS engineering projects
  • Current Florida P.E. registration or ability to obtain within 6 months.
  • Experienced in Microstation V8i or latest
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters in Civil or Electrical Engineering is preferred.
  • Current experience with FDOT projects  
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
As a federal contractor and recipient of federal funds, WSP USA is a drug free workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer  - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.


Posted: 2019-12-24 Expires: 2020-12-05

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