Traffic/ITS Engineer Associate - 4322

Austin, TX

Traffic/ITS Engineer Associate - 4322

We are currently seeking an Engineer for our ITS & Traffic Signals Group in our Texas or Florida offices!


The position is national in scope, but the Engineer will primarily work locally and regionally with associates based in Austin, San Antonio, Tampa, and Jacksonville. Primary activities will include:

  • Traffic Signal Design
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems Design
  • Traffic Signal Electrical Details
  •  Traffic Signal Communication plans
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems Planning

Secondary activities may include:

  • Tolls Technologies
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Controller Cabinet Testing
  • Coordinated Traffic Signal Timing
  • Signing and Pavement Marking Design


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, or Computer Science from an ABET accredited university
  • EI/EIT or ability to obtain within one year of hire
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software
  • Proficiency with Microstation platform SS10 with PowerGeoPak and/or OpenRoads
  • Willingness to work with different teams to meet project deadlines
  • Ability to work independently with general supervision as well as within a collaborative team environment
  • Strong work ethic aligning with the company’s mission and core values
  • A passion for traffic signals and ITS

Preferred Qualifications:                 

  • Coursework that includes Transportation Engineering, Transportation Planning, Traffic Engineering, and/or Electrical Engineering
  • Exposure to traffic analysis tools (Synchro and/or TruTraffic)
  • 3-5 years experience





The Team

This position offers hands on opportunities with a greater variety of skills than most civil engineering disciplines.


The position will require office and field work in support of the above primary activities.


Office responsibilities include development of detailed ITS and Signal plans using Bentley platform CADD drafting (PowerGeoPak and OpenRoads) on other tasks related to designing traffic signals, fiber-optic communications cable routing, and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) plans; and development of specifications, estimates, and technical memoranda related to design. Field work includes verification of properly operating traffic signals, travel time studies; utility/existing conditions surveys and route selection for fiber-optic communications plans; and surveys for closed-circuit television camera (CCTV) and dynamic message sign (DMS) locations.

The Company

RS&H provides fully integrated architecture, engineering, and consulting services to help clients realize their most complex facility and infrastructure projects for land, air, and space.  We are committed to bringing extraordinary solutions to our clients through the promise of imagination, ingenuity, and innovation.  With a tradition of excellence that began in 1941, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s top 100 design firms.  We attribute our success to an unwavering commitment to our core values of: integrity, quality service, business success and valuing associates.


An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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