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AECOM Senior Bridge Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you 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.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a candidate for the position of Senior Lead Bridge Engineer in the Atlanta, GA office. Work will consist of leading the design effort and project management for DOT bridge projects in Georgia and other states throughout AECOM’s Southeast Region. Exceptional opportunity to join a very successful bridge design team with interesting and challengng projects.

Specifics of the role include:

  • Lead Structural Engineer on projects including reviewing designs and plans.

  • Providing specialized technical input on transportation related projects.

  • Managing bridge projects including design tasks and coordinating work with engineering staff.

  • Conceptual, preliminary, and detailed design of new bridges utilizing pre-stressed concrete, reinforced concrete, structural steel and timber components.

  • Inspection, assessment, and rehabilitation design of existing bridges.

  • Load evaluation of existing bridges.

  • Experience in preparation of technical specifications and design documents, report writing, technical engineering support, and limited inspection during construction.



  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or similar field

  • 8 plus years of related progressive experience designing and delivering bridge projects or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.


  • Professional Engineering License

  • 10 + years of progressive experience designing and delivering bridge projects.

  • Bridge rehabilitation design and bridge inspection experience

  • Project management skills

  • Knowledgeable of standard engineering practices, techniques, and applicable Codes (AASHTO, GDOT, ACI, AISC, etc.).

  • Knowledge of current structural modeling software tools (LEAP Concrete, Midas, CSI Bridge, MDX, AASHTOWare, etc.)

  • Project experience on GDOT projects (Georgia Dept. of Transportation)

Additional Information

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

  • Visa support is not an option

  • Relocation is not an option

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.

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.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10089428

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid