Traffic Engineer

Traffic Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Traffic Engineer to join our team.


  • Clearly communicate work through drawings, documents, reports, and verbal exchange;
  • Design ITS, traffic signal, and lighting systems;
  • Design signing, striping, and safety improvements for urban streets, rural highways, and interstates;
  • Working closely with a technical team of CV/AV and traffic engineering professionals nationwide;
  • Performs quality control review of design calculations or drawings;
  • Data analytics design and execution, including the application of artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques;
  • Transportation Operations Centers;
  • Construction traffic control plans;
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems design, analysis, and evaluation;
  • Traffic Engineering Studies including modeling and simulation;
  • Leading a variety of technical tasks under the guidance of an experienced Project Manager for projects including;
  • Systems engineering documentation;
  • Connected vehicle DSRC or C-V2X device and system testing and acceptance;
  • Advanced traffic signal systems;
  • ITS design.


  • Experience using Bentley and Autodesk design software;
  • Professional License in Nevada or ability to obtain Nevada PE within one year of hire;
  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering;
  • Experience with traffic analysis, microsimulation, and forecast modeling software;
  • Design-Build Experience preferred;
  • 3-8 years of traffic/transportation engineering experience;
  • Outstanding interpersonal and customer service skills;
  • Experience with VISSIM and Citilabs software preferred;
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail;
  • Working knowledge of MnDOT design and development;
  • 4+ years of experience as a Professional Traffic Operations Engineer;
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering;
  • P roficient with SYNCHRO, SIMTraffic, CORSIM, and SignCADD is preferred;
  • Proficient with SYNCHRO, SIMTraffic, CORSIM, and SignCADD is preferred.