AECOM Project Engineer in San Jose, California

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Project Engineer

United States of America - California

San Jose

Job Summary

The Design and Consulting Services Group of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented and experienced Transportation Engineer for immediate employment in the Transportation Group at the San Jose, CA office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established education in Surface Transportation, planning and design. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The incumbent can look forward to supporting a wide range of planning and preliminary engineering projects for roadway, transit systems, managed lanes, bicycle and pedestrian facilities. The appropriately qualified candidate will serve as a task manager on various projects involving environmental impacts studies, feasibility studies, alternatives development, preliminary design, comprehensive transportation plans, public involvement, and the overall preparation of CEQA and NEPA compliance documents. This position is for a transportation engineer who will be part of a team that includes planners, engineers, environmental scientists, landscape architects, and other support staff.

Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Perform analytical tasks including data collection and analysis

  • Interact with multi-discipline and multi office teams

  • Develop planning documents

  • Develop preliminary and final designs

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or appropriate discipline

  • 10+ years of relevant experience in transportation planning and engineering for multimodal transportation projects

  • Registered Professional Engineer in California

  • Progressive design experience on Caltrans transportation projects

  • Proficiency with MicroStation

  • Proficiency with Inroads, or AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office programs and other relevant software programs

  • Experience with FHWA, State, and local transportation planning and environmental processes

  • Strong project management and supervisory skills

  • Strong verbal communication skills and the ability to discuss projects with co-workers, clients, regulatory agency staff, AECOM staff, and the public in meetings and at public events

  • Strong written communication skills and the ability to write concise and readable technical reports and documents

  • Must be highly self-motivated with the ability to successfully multi-task, perform detail oriented work, work independently, and demonstrate effective time management skills

  • Must have a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters Degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in Transportation Engineering

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.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 165603BR