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Parsons Corporation Senior Bridge Engineer in New York, New York

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Do you have experience in delivering complex, complete bridge designs? Are you a competent detailer with analytical skills that is capable of working independently, while collaborating with larger teams? Are you frustrated that your work is not appreciated, that you can take on more responsibility? Are you looking for opportunities to work on a wide variety of projects, up to and including signature bridge spans? If so, Parsons has immediate openings for bridge engineers that know how to deliver!

The selected engineer will be responsible for developing plan sheets, specifications, and analysis models for projects for a diverse local client base (NYCDOT, NYSDOT, PANYNJ, TBTA) as well as clients across the country for our signature span (suspension bridges, cable stayed bridges, moveable bridges) across the country and internationally.


The selected engineer will be responsible for the development of contract documents (drawings, calculations, specifications) for bridge structure designs under the direction of a more senior engineer. The selected engineer will be expected to produce detailed drawings with minimal direction. On a larger project, the selected engineer will direct a small team of more junior engineers.

In addition to design, field inspection opportunities on long-span (suspension and steel truss bridges) are an annual event and provide an opportunity for professional exposure and growth.

The selected engineer will perform complex engineering tasks and particularly important engineering work efficiently and accurately. Extracts engineering information from CAD drawings. Prepares engineering computations, material quantity takeoffs, estimates, surveys, and designs. Completes a variety of assignments such as drawings, specifications, and other materials suitable for procurement and construction purposes. Frequently interfaces with other Engineering disciplines as well as other departments. Reviews contractor drawing submittals and performs technical bid analyses. Prepares and issues specifications, data sheets, and other construction documents.

Provides technical guidance to CAD Designer/Drafters, Designers, and lower-level Engineers working on the same project. May be required to provide the seal and signature of the professional engineer, as appropriate, ensuring compliance with all applicable codes, regulations, and ordinances. May act in an advisory capacity to senior management personnel on engineering related matters.

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

This position pays a minimum annual salary of $79,100.00 and a maximum annual salary of $138,400.00.

Benefits for this position include: medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) and 401K.

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.

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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