Senior Design Engineer


Location: Littleton, CO

Summit Engineering is looking to hire a Senior Design Engineer with 8-15 years of concrete segmental/post-tensioned bridge design experience for our Littleton, CO Office.

Education and License Requirements:

  • A minimum of a BS degree in Civil or Structural Engineering from an ABET accredited college or university and a
  • Registered Professional Engineer
  • General Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the Lead Engineer in projects that contain concrete segmental and/or post-tensioned concrete design and ratings;
  • Perform time-dependent analyses of concrete bridge structures;
  • Develop conceptual designs for cast-in-place and precast concrete bridges;
  • Oversee junior engineers in the design and rating of concrete segmental bridges;
  • Oversee and perform analysis, design, and ratings of various other concrete and steel structures;
  • Develop cost estimates and perform constructability reviews of concrete bridge designs;
  • Prepare construction specifications and special provisions;
  • Assist in the development of technical and price proposals;
  • Interact with clients, subconsultants, contractors, etc. on a routine basis and
  • Participate in presentations to clients, agencies and the public as needed.
  • Skills and Abilities:

  • Broad knowledge of concrete segmental design and detailing methods;
  • Possesses, or has the ability to develop, effective leadership and communication skills necessary to lead teams of engineers and technicians;
  • Problem-solving skills necessary to resolve both design and detailing issues;
  • Ancreased understanding and awareness of global project aspects, including the proposal process, management of time and resources, and coordination with Subconsultants and other engineering disciplines;
  • Ability to identify appropriate steps in the bridge design and detailing process, and the initiative to complete the necessary tasks and
  • Ability to effectively receive and convey ideas and information orally and in writing.

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