Senior Traffic Engineer

Job Locations US-NC-Charlotte
Regular Full-Time


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VHB’s growing Charlotte, NC office is looking for a senior Traffic Project Engineer to join our Transportation group. The selected candidate will work with a team of transportation planners and engineers on a variety of public, private and institutional projects within broad cross-section of markets, including municipal, state agencies, higher education, federal lands and aviation.

About the Position

Senior Traffic Engineer | Charlotte, NC


  • Serve as Project Manager or Task Manager on design/planning of transportation engineering and planning projects
  • Prepare and lead traffic impact and safety studies
  • Develop, analyze, and evaluate traffic improvements
  • Work with a team of professionals in a variety of transportation-related areas to develop mobility solutions which consider all users integrating Complete Street concepts within urban and suburban communities
  • Conduct research and preparation of reports, and presenting findings and results to transportation agencies and clients 
  • Perform field work services for signal, road safety audit, and/or other transportation assignments


Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Team oriented with strong capability to work independently
  • Motivated to lead and mentor others
  • Ability to think critically and strategically 
  • Experience managing projects and marketing transportation services
  • Familiarity with local municipality and NCDOT capacity analysis guidance
  • Experience with Synchro, SimTraffic, Sidra; TransModeler, VISSIM, Microstation, ArcGIS a plus


  • BS in Civil Engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of professional transportation engineering and/or planning experience
  • Licensed Professional Engineer preferred
  • Synchro and HCS experience required

About Us

WE ARE VHB! We’re an inspired and innovative team of engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments.

Our work helps improve mobility, enhance communities, and contribute to economic vitality. We do this while balancing development and infrastructure needs with stewardship of our environment.

Our people make us great! VHB provides a differentiating employee experience.

  • Inclusive culture of collaboration and innovation.
  • Opportunity to work on complex, transformational projects.
  • Amazing co-workers
  • A focus on learning and development
  • Flexible, hybrid workplace

It’s not surprising that VHB has consistently been rated one of the top AEC firms to work for across our 30+ offices on the East Coast. We’re growing and we hope you’ll join us!


Please submit applications online.


New employees will be onboarded virtually and begin their employment from home. We are in the process of planning for a safe return to the workplace in alignment with government and CDC guidelines.

VHB is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class. 





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