Roadway Design Engineer

Roadway Design Engineer

Career Area: Engineering

What We're Looking For:
Barge Design Solutions is currently seeking to fill the position of Roadway Design Engineer (PE) in our Chattanooga, TN and Nashville, TN office locations.

Responsibilities for this position include:
  • Designs a variety of roadway project types including urban streets, rural highways, bridge replacements, sidewalks and trails, complex interchanges, roundabouts and intersection improvements
  • Collaborates with project team members, client representatives, review agencies to resolve a variety of complex problems
  • Supervises the work of less experienced engineers and/or technical support personnel assigned to the project
  • Prepares and reviews technical reports, drawings, plans, specifications, and permits for projects
  • Uses computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to prepare engineering and design documents
  • Prepares cost estimates for assigned projects
  • Conducts project site visits, as needed
  • Demonstrates strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrates strong organizational and time management skills; Works independently on multiple tasks without immediate supervision
  • Builds and maintains excellent interpersonal relationships
  • Demonstrates working knowledge of Tennessee Department of Transportation systems, policies, and procedures
  • Understands standard operations, policies and procedures of a firm, preferably within the A/E industry
  • Performs other duties as requested


Education & Experience Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or Civil Engineering Technology from an accredited program
  • Minimum of 6 years of roadway design experience
  • Proficient in hydrology and hydraulic design
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license in Tennessee or an ability to obtain PE in Tennessee within 6 months of start date is required
  • Experience using MicroStation V8i and Geopak is required
  • Openroads Designer experience preferred
  • Working knowledge of the practical application of engineering principles, practices and techniques, including AASHTO guidelines
  • Skill using Microsoft Office applications, particularly Word and Excel
  • Tennessee Department of Transportation project experience is required


Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.