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Traffic Project Engineer

Company: Aztec Engineering Group, Inc,
Location: Irvine
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

AZTEC is currently seeking resumes from qualified Traffic Project Engineers to work within our Traffic group for our Irvine, CA office. The role will be to design and manage municipal and state traffic engineering projects for streets/highways/freeways.

Job Description:

Perform traffic analysis, studies and preliminary engineering, transportation planning, and develop final design plans for traffic signals, ITS, lighting, signing, pavement marking, traffic handling and construction sequencing. Provide and/or take direction to/from staff. This position performs a full range of professional transportation engineering assignments in a full-functioning capacity. Considerable independent judgment is required to carry out assignments that have significant impact on services or programs. Guidelines may be available; however they may require adaptation or interpretation to determine appropriate courses of action.


  • Apply broad understanding of civil engineering and other fields to reach innovative and interdependent solutions
  • Design of MOT, signing & marking, signals, lighting, ITS and all related documentation necessary for construction of plans
  • Conduct traffic analysis, safety audits, traffic impact studies, traffic signal timing, traffic signal design and calculations forming the basis of design recommendations
  • Generate clear and concise technical reports summarizing analysis findings, description of the issues, and recommendations with supporting rationale
  • Read and interpret engineering plans, specifications and reports
  • Prepares and checks plans, calculations, cost estimates and recommendations
  • Experience speaking to the public and interacting with local and state agencies is preferred Traffic Project Engineer- Required Skills:
    • Minimum of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering
    • P.E. license required in the jurisdiction of the position, or ability to obtain within 6 months
    • Other certifications are a plus but not required, including California T.E. and/or PTOE certification
    • Minimum 3 years of experience, 10 years desired for consideration as Senior Project Engineer.
    • Local State and Municipality experience
    • Proven knowledge and skills in both MicroStation and AutoCAD.
    • Preferred candidates will have skills using traffic modeling software: Synchro, HCS, Vissim and AGI32 (lighting).
    • Knowledge of roadway modeling software a plus: Civil 3D and InRoads
    • Marketing experience is a plus Working Conditions and Environment:

      This position will require general supervision and will have to use independent judgment within established guidelines. Generally uses advanced knowledge to analyze, interpret, or make deductions from varying facts or circumstances. Will need the ability to establish rapport quickly with others working on the same project, and be able to promote a positive team environment. A working knowledge of dealing with a diverse population while using tact, diplomacy, and respect.

      AZTEC Culture:
      • Action oriented and flexible
      • Zealous supporter of clients and teammates
      • Thinking toward future and personal growth
      • Equitable, inclusive, and diverse
      • Collaborative comradery

        AZTEC Benefits:

        AZTEC offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, life insurance, short and long-term disability, flexible spending accounts, Paid-time-Off, and a 401(k) plan.

        AZTEC Overview:

        AZTEC Engineering Group, Inc. (AZTEC) is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, and provides diversified technical and consulting services to clients in the United States. AZTEC is part of the TYPSA Group, an international consulting engineering firm with over 3,100 employees and more than 50 offices worldwide providing multidisciplinary consulting services in the fields of civil engineering, architecture, and environment. AZTEC has a diverse culture that focuses on providing rich opportunities for its employees.

        AZTEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to affirmative action planning and encourages diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other non-job-related characteristic.

        Please apply online at

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