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Transportation Engineer

  • Tempe, Arizona
  • Position ID: 3275
  • Minimum Experience: 8 years
  • Education: BSCE
  • Registration: Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Required Skills: AutoCAD or Microstation; Microsoft Office; Transportation Engineering
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Ready to make an impact on your career, client projects and the community? Burgess & Niple is currently seeking a Transportation Engineer to join our Tempe, AZ office.

 What you can expect as the major duties and responsibilities:

  • Serve as a task lead on multi-discipline projects to prepare cost estimates, construction plan documents and reports
  • Mentor junior staff in design and plan production efforts
  • Perform quality control processes to ensure plan quality prior to project submittal
  • Opportunities to assist with traffic engineering, safety projects and hydraulic/storm sewer projects
  • Participate in Arizona growth initiatives to further build core business functions

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree from an ABET accredited civil engineering program
  • PE registration in the State of Arizona, or ability to be registered with reciprocity
  • 8+ years of related design experience, leading and performing design and construction plan development for ADOT, MCDOT and local agency clients
  • Great communication skills and ability to work independently as well as collaborate in a team environment and develop junior staff members Strong communication skills a plus
  • Proficient in MS Office and design software such as MicroStation/AutoCAD; Civil 3D/Bentley OpenRoads is preferred
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, including the capability to learn virtual collaboration tools


  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Immediate accrued paid time off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule
  • Flexible spending or health savings account options
  • Basic life insurance/short-term & long-term disability coverage at no cost to the employee with option to purchase supplemental life insurance
  • Bonus program
  • Flexible hours and hybrid work schedule options
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Casual dress


At B&N, we are dedicated to improving ourselves and the communities we serve. We do this by providing employees with opportunities for fulfillment, learning and advancement while delivering awesome experiences to our clients. We are committed to exploring new capabilities, emerging technologies and opportunities that will help create a pipeline for future growth.

We are engineers, architects, planners, scientists, geologists, and designers. We are also innovators and leaders, entrepreneurs, and collaborators. We are traffic engineers and parents of teenage drivers. We are site designers and homeowners. Ecologists and dog walkers. Funding experts and foodbank volunteers. We believe that these collective connections to the communities we serve are an asset to B&N and our clients.

Apply today and discover the possibilities for your career at B&N.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.