Senior Structural Engineer

Bellevue, Washington
14 Oct 2016
30 Nov 2016
BI 00011C
Contract Type
Full Time
The Buildings & Infrastructure (B&I) Line of Business is a global network of approximately 11,500 employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.

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Position Summary

Our team is experiencing exciting growth within our established practice and we have a need for a strong civil engineering Project Management professional in Bellevue, WA.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Serve as Project Manager and/or Design Manager for bridge and structure projects for WSDOT and local agencies.
  • Function as Project Manager and structure team lead for preliminary and final design of bridges and transportation structures and bridge seismic retrofits and rehabilitations.
  • Develop project scopes and budgets and responsible for managing project schedule and costs.
  • Additional duties may include interaction with clients, subconsultants, and assisting in business development activities and writing technical proposals.
  • Develops and mentors less experienced staff
  • Completes within 12 months of hire the Jacobs's Project Management Certification program
Training and Experience:

  • BS in Civil Engineering required (Masters preferred) with 12-20 years of experience in engineering related to transportation structures.
  • WSDOT and/or local agency experience, including Sound Transit, is required and Design-Build experience is plus.
  • Seismic design and retrofit experience required.
  • Excellent communication and technical writing skills required.
  • PE is required and SE is preferred or ability to obtain SE in a year
  • Experience with SAP 2000 or CSi Bridge or other structural design/analyses programs required.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.