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Principal Technical Consultant - Transportation Infrastructure

Oakland, CA 94612
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Job Description:

Principal Technical Consultant - Transportation Infrastructure - Northern & Central California

Opportunity :

At Parsons, our road, bridge, rail and tunnel solutions get our customers over, under, around, or through the toughest challenges. With technical and construction capabilities, as well as financial strength, Parsons delivers the infrastructure that incorporates sustainability and resiliency to serve the needs of communities for years to come. Stretching more than 10,000 miles (16,000 kilometers) on six continents, our road and highway projects circle the globe. Far from just moving people from place to place, we provide smart corridors to move people into the future. No matter the delivery method, our expertise ranges from complex interchanges to tolling and integrated corridor management.

We are actively looking for a highly experienced Principal Technical Consultant to provide subject matter expertise and guidance for multiple Road & Highway infrastructure projects for our Northern and Central California clients, which could include delivery of planning, preliminary and final design, development and construction, Traffic analysis/studies, environmental impact assessments, asset management, construction , conceptual modeling, and Intelligent Transportation Systems. This is a casual hire role.


  • In this role, you will provide technical guidance to engineering professionals. Assist in mobilization of company resources, through liaison with support departments, other offices, or subsidiaries, to create project teams capable of completing effective, quality work.
  • Provide technical expertise and support on various road / highway, rail/transit, and bridge & tunnel projects as needed in California
  • Ability to integrate competing and/or conflicting elements into the planning and execution processes so that project requirements flow smoothly.
  • Acts as the Company representative with the client and selected subcontractors during the program execution, when needed.
  • May participate in negotiations with regulatory agencies and in public meetings in support of clients.
  • Works with other managers, project engineers, and discipline leads to develop budgets, schedules, and plans for the various elements of a project.
  • Works with the key project individual to devise and execute action plans to rectify potential cost overruns or delays, or to accommodate significant changes to the scope of work.
  • Promotes technical and commercial excellence on the project through the application of Quality Assurance processes.


Bachelor's degree in Project Management or Civil Engineering related technical/business field is required
15 years or more of substantial engineering experience on Road/Highway and related infrastructure programs.

Should have at least 5 years experience with CALTRANS projects in the state of California, and knowledgeable of Preliminary Design and Final Design requirements for road/highway projects
The Incumbent should have a broad general technical and business background.
Professional registration ( PE) is highly preferred


Posted: 2021-07-19 Expires: 2021-08-19

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Principal Technical Consultant - Transportation Infrastructure

Parsons Corporation
Oakland, CA 94612

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