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Parsons Corporation Senior Highways Designer and CAD Customization Specialist in Indianapolis, Indiana

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Job Description:

Ready to put your design skills to work on marquee infrastructure projects that will change the fabric of our community? Would you enjoy working closely with other Designer/Drafters and Engineers to ensure a coordinated design? Parsons is now hiring a Senior Highway Designer / CAD Customization Specialist for our rapidly expanding portfolio of Transportation and Infrastructure projects.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Utilizing a CAD workstation to prepare difficult and complex layout and design drawings, utilizing theoretical and practical design knowledge

  • Working closely with Project Managers, Engineers, and other disciplines to ensure coordinated designs.

  • Satisfying layout requirements and developing alternate design layouts of systems as necessary

  • Maintaining compliance with required design safety factors, tolerances, and specifications

  • Mentoring junior staff and collaborating with other senior designers as appropriate

  • CAD Tools and Add-in Development – creating tools to improve productivity and efficiency of CAD techs – including creating tools to improve the productivity in working on specific projects or working with client standards and creating custom Bentley OpenRoads workspaces as necessary

  • CAD Support and Troubleshooting – assisting CAD users with technical issues & troubleshooting issues within CAD, potentially with the development of practical work-arounds, and disseminating the information to relevant staff

  • CAD Standards Implementation & Maintenance – collaborating with a team of internal CAD users to standardize design production, drawing standard, and best practices

  • Assisting in training designers

Required Skills/Experience You’ll Bring:

  • Completed diploma, certificate, or technical degree from an accredited designer/drafter course (or equivalent)

  • 10+ years of relevant experience in complex multidisciplinary transportation engineering projects

  • Strong working knowledge of MicroStation, InRoads and OpenRoads, as well as efficiency in utilizing computer software to complete design assignment

  • Familiarity with INDOT standards

Desired Skills/Experience You’ll Bring:

  • Significant experience on major state/area projects

  • Proven ability to train & assist in integration of software/design application

  • Thorough knowledge of relevant softwares, including: Bentley MicroStation, OpenRoads, InRoads, and Geopak

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

A full-service engineering and construction firm, we work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.

Salary Range:

$32.40 - $56.73

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!About Us

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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