Lead Design Engineer-Design Build - (SOU0001G2)

  • Jacobs
  • Primary Location: United States-Georgia-Atlanta-US GA Atlanta - Midtown Atlanta
  • Oct 12, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow
Thriving communities. Healthy cities. A brighter future. What we do is more than building roads, we work every day to make the world better for everyone. If you want to join a company invested in you and your success, join us as a Transportation Engineer. 
Based in Atlanta, GA you will have the chance to work on exciting and engaging large-scale infrastructure projects and utilize your transportation design expertise in roadway/highway to serve as a task lead on transportation related projects. As the General Engineering Consultant (GEC) of a multi-billion-dollar Design-Build-Finance-Maintain transportation project in Atlanta, GA, for the MMIP Top End program, there is an immediate opening for a Lead Design Engineer who is highly skilled and experienced with roadway design and Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) Right of Way Acquisition process. Interacting with staff with a variety of backgrounds and specialization will be a significant aspect to this position. Good communication skills, both written and oral, are essential. 
Responsibilities will include: 
• Responsible for technical direction of a group of engineers or functions as a technical specialist formulating and developing advanced engineering concepts, techniques, and standards.
• Develop solutions to complex problems that require a high degree of innovation and ingenuity.
• Develop and execute a ROW strategy plan. 
• Coordinate with other disciplines (such as roadway, drainage, utility, environmental) to develop Right-of-Way plans.
• Address all Release For Information (RFIs) from the client.
• Prepare agenda and meeting minutes for internal/external meetings.
• Perform all aspects of engineering and design. Works under minimal supervision. Will provide some technical guidance to less experienced design and engineering personnel
• Perform quality control.
• Demonstrate time management skills by multi-tasking.
• Maintain effective communication with project team members and with the client.
• Develop and mentor less experienced staff.
• Use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks 
• Proficient with InRoads, AutoTurn, MicroStation, Microsoft Office required.
o Experience with OpenRoads Designer a plus.
• GDOT experience preferred
• Ability to work in team environment
Here’s What You’ll Need: 
• At least 5 years of relevant experience
• BS or MS in Civil Engineering
Ideally you’ll also have: 
• PE license in GA
• Master’s degree in engineering
 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Georgia-Atlanta-US GA Atlanta - Midtown Atlanta

Job Posting

: Oct 8, 2020, 7:39:17 PM


: Engineering



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

US GA Atlanta - Midtown Atlanta 
 Atlanta 30309
Capabilities: Highway and Roads