WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Lead Traffic Engineer (ID# 34344) in Cleveland, Ohio

Lead Traffic Engineer (ID# 34344)

(Lead Traffic Engineer) Cleveland, OH

Category: Traffic Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Minimum Experience: 7

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Job Description

WSP USA, formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.

We have an immediate opening for a full-time, senior level Traffic Engineer with a strong background in traffic systems operation and engineering, signal design, developing construction documents and managing traffic projects. The successful candidate will work as part of a dynamic team on the delivery of projects and expanding our practice.

Specific Tasks include:

  • Client engagement and business development

  • Traffic engineering project management

  • Signal timing

  • Traffic signal design

  • Operational analysis

  • Technical writing

  • CAD


  • Function as senior project engineer or traffic engineering task manager

  • Provide technical analysis for a wide range of transportation infrastructure projects

  • Perform and provide technical review of HCS, Synchro, VISSIM, and other traffic engineering analysis software

  • Interface with staff from other disciplines (civil, structural, planning, transit & rail, etc.) to support a diverse range of projects

  • Perform a range of marketing and business development activities, including gathering client intelligence, leading pursuits and proposals, and interfacing through professional organizations

  • Work cooperatively with clients and existing staff to expand the Ohio traffic engineering team

  • Participate in Community, Civic and Client related events

  • Perform QA/QC on signal plans, traffic control plans, maintenance of traffic plans and studies

Job Requirements

  • Experience with HCS 2010 and Synchro

  • Have a minimum of 7 years of traffic engineering experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related field

  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Have the ability to work in the United States immediately

  • Local client knowledge

  • Professional Engineer (PE) in Ohio or ability to obtain within 6 months, PTOE (preferred)

EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender (M-F)/Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation

EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender (M-F)/Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation