Traffic Design Engineer | Wells + Associates

Traffic Design Engineer

Wells + Associates, a leading transportation engineering and planning firm, has an immediate opening for a mid-level Traffic Design Engineer in our Tysons, Virginia office. The ideal candidate will enjoy the challenge of solving complex, urban transportation problems in a collaborative environment.


  • B.S. degree in Civil Engineering (EIT or PE preferred),
  • 2 to 4 years of traffic and/or civil engineering design experience,
  • Proficiency using AutoCAD.  MicroStation experience a plus,
  • Knowledge of traffic and transportation analysis methodologies and software packages (HCM, Synchro, etc.) and data management a plus.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite,
  • Strong oral and written communication skills,
  • Ability to participate in work assignments, meetings, and local travel as needed,
  • Drivers’ license and personal transportation, and
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.


  • Preparing traffic signal systems, lighting, maintenance of traffic, detour, signing and striping, and transportation-related plans and graphics;
  • Conducting design-related studies of a difficult and varied nature;
  • Reviewing work upon completion for technical accuracy and attention to details;
  • Providing technical support in meetings.

Wells + Associates is an employee-owned company, offering competitive salaries commensurate with experience and an excellent benefits package including: medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 401k, profit sharing, paid time off, and paid holidays.

Wells + Associates actively embraces diversity in the work force, hiring regardless of age, ethnicity, gender, physical abilities, race, sexual orientation, or religious beliefs.

Please submit resume and cover letter to:

Wells + Associates, Inc.
Attn: Christopher Turnbull
1420 Spring Hill Road, Suite 610
Tysons, VA 22102