27 days old

Senior Roadway Engineer

East Hartford, CT 06108
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We are looking for an experienced Roadway Engineer in East Hartford, CT to work on several exciting transportation projects, including one of the largest highway design projects in Connecticut! We are excited about our future in the CT region and are committed to growing and adding to our team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to grow into a Project Engineering or Project Management position if that is your career path!


The $300 million I-91/I-691/Route 15 Interchange Improvements project in Meriden, CT involves reconfiguration of the existing interchange to reduce congestion and improve safety. The proposed improvements applied FHWA's 'Performance Based Practical Design' principles to obtain maximum benefits while preserving functionality of the existing highway assets. Parsons' multi-disciplinary team in East Hartford is leading the project engineering efforts from concept development all the way to final design and procurement. The project includes realignment of over 8 miles of freeways, four new ramps, four new bridges, 22 bridge rehabilitation, and multiple signalized intersection improvements. This is one of the first projects (and the largest) in CT to use Bentley's OpenRoads Connect platform for 3D modeling.

In addition to local projects, the East Hartford office also supports Parsons' exciting and challenging design-build projects throughout the country. We pride ourselves in providing innovative solutions to complex transportation problems. Some of the recently supported projects include I-91 Bridge Replacement in Northampton, MA, Federal Way Link Extension ($1 billion construction), SH 249 Extension ($500 million construction), California High Speed Rail project ($1.5 billion construction), to name a few.

In the Senior Roadway/Highway Engineer role, you will perform a variety of analysis and design functions for transportation projects that include roads, highways, intersections, bridge rehabilitation's, interchanges, and tollways You will use client specifications and engineering standards to develop effective designs and collaborate with other engineers and clients to finalize and complete highway and road designs for exciting projects throughout the country. This position offers excellent opportunity to learn new technologies and skills,and benefit professionally from working on unique projects.

Additional functions include:

Perform vertical alignments, and horizontal impacts

Analyze cross-sections, calculate super-elevations

Perform vertical clearance calculations

Execute grading and permit/plan preparation

Perform complex engineering computations and analyses, material quantity takeoffs, estimates and surveys

Perform designs using complex software like Microstation, InRoads, OpenRoads, Civil 3D


Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering

Master's in engineering is desirable

Must have 5+ years' experience in road/highway design functions.

Interest in Project Engineering and development into PM role is desirable

PE required or ability to obtain PE within 12 months.

Well versed in AutoCAD, MicroStation, InRoads, and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering

Experience working with state Department of Transportation guidelines is required.



Posted: 2020-08-31 Expires: 2020-10-08

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Senior Roadway Engineer

Parsons Corporation
East Hartford, CT 06108

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