Senior Transportation Hydraulics Engineer

    • AECOM Corp. - Worldwide
  • Raleigh, NC
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 5 hours ago


On Site
USD 105,000.00 - 140,000.00 per year
Full Time


Systems analysis/design
Technical drafting
Design engineering
Regulatory Compliance
Business analytics
Business analysis
Organizational leadership
Object-relational database
2D computer graphics
Analytical skill
Civil engineering
Project management

Job Details

Company Description

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Job Description

AECOM is actively seeking a creative and highly talented Senior Transportation Hydraulics Engineer based in Raleigh, North Carolina . This position will serve as a technical lead and support role on drainage and hydraulic transportation projects and designs.

Typical duties and responsibilities:

  • Preparing and reviewing working drawings, plans, cost estimates, studies, reports and other work products

  • Analysis and design of stormwater drainage system, hydraulic structures, and highway drainage systems

  • Perform independent tasks and reviewing technical work of others.

  • Mentor, lead, and training junior level staff.

  • Drafting technical reports and memoranda.

  • Face to face interaction with clients.

  • Will manage staff on complex projects and coordinate with public agencies.

  • Independently manage technical tasks and staff.

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a dynamic team environment.

  • Participate in developing services for planning, design, engineering, procurement and contracting, permitting and construction services.

  • Participate in developing practices for public agencies to maintain compliance with stormwater regulations.


Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS in Civil, Environmental, or related engineering field plus four (6) years of demonstrated equivalency of experience and /or education.

  • Professional engineering license in the State of North Carolina or able to obtain within 6 months of hire date.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years of engineering experience including design of pipe systems, channels, and stormwater design.

  • Good organizational, leadership, communications, influencing, and negotiation skills.

  • Developing stormwater management retrofit design plans (site and structural).

  • Low Impact Development (LID) and Environmental Site Design (ESD) assessment and design, including within rights-of-way.

  • Experience in detention basin modeling.

  • Understanding of surface water quality, stormwater quality, and stormwater management in construction and post-construction settings, hydrology, fluvial processes, and applicable rules and regulations.

  • Experience in erosion and sedimentation control design.

  • Experience in developing project plans and specifications.

  • Preparing specifications and cost estimates Construction bid support.

  • Experience and familiarity with the following programs: HEC-RAS 1-D, HydroCAD, AutoCAD, Microstation (V8i/ORD), Geopak Drainage, HY-8, SRH-2D, PCSWMM.

  • Strong analytical and computation skills.

  • Knowledge of civil engineering principles.

  • Project management experience with public / private clients.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

  • Sponsorship is available for this position.

  • Relocation assistance is available for this position.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $105,000.00 - $140,000.00.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absences, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle - from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We're the world's trusted global infrastructure firm, and we're in this together - your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you'll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm - access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10102674

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid

Legal Entity: AECOM Technical Services Inc
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