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AECOM Senior Bridge Engineer / Project Manager in Middleton, Wisconsin

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM Wisconsin is seeking a Senior Bridge Design Engineer for the Madison / Middleton offices to enhance its growing staff and bridge design leadership team.

Work will consist of leading the design effort and project management for local and DOT structures in Wisconsin and other states throughout the Midwest.

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.

  • Proficient in the use of computer software for the analysis and design of complex structures.

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

As a member of this team, you will be a professional in dealing with colleagues of all levels and disciplines. This position is an opportunity to work within an established and successful group that offers a diverse range of projects, technical challenges and career development opportunities.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree + 8 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Ability to pass MVR check.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 10 years' experience in bridge design

  • Project management skills.

  • Excellent verbal communication and writing skills, including technical report writing.

  • Structural problem analysis skills (including knowledge/use of design and calculation tools, software)

  • Knowledgeable of standard engineering practices, techniques and applicable Codes.

  • Knowledge of current structural modeling software tools

  • Project experience on State DOT projects in WIA current

  • PE license in the State of WI or on track to attain within one year of employment if hired.

Additional Information

  • AECOM is interested in every qualified candidate eligible to work in the United States. Permanent residency sponsorship is available for current H-1B visa holders in the United States.

  • No relocation offered with this opportunity.

  • Offered rate of compensation (in Wisconsin only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $95,000.00 to $165,000.00 .


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $95,000.00 - $165,000.00.


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 absence, 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: J10106811

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid