AECOM Transportation Lead in Bismarck, North Dakota

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146200BR

Position Title Transportation Lead

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - North Dakota

City Bismarck

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Transportation Lead to work out of our Bismarck ND office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the design of complex highway projects, including: establishing highway design criteria; horizontal and vertical geometric design; roadway modeling; typical sections and cross sections

  • Traffic/accident analyses

  • Coordination of drainage and bridge reports

  • Preparation of public meeting exhibits and projects reports

  • Identification, prepositioning, winning and performing of work in North Dakota in support of the Highway and Bridge design practice in our Transportation business lines

  • Leading AECOM’s local highway design team on preliminary and final design projects and pursuits; staff utilization, and interacting with other disciplines, clients, and AECOM offices

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related field

  • 10+ years of business development experience

  • North Dakota PE or ability to obtain within 6 months

  • Knowledge of Geopak and Microstation

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of progressive highway engineering and design (Preliminary and Final) for NDDOT

  • Experience in design-build and P3 project delivery

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.