Traffic/ITS Design Project Manager

Founded in 1996 in Houston, Texas, OTHON Engineering is a multi-discipline civil engineering firm. We provide a full
range of design services in roads and highways, bridges and structural engineering, high speed rail systems, pumping
and drainage networks, airports, municipal infrastructure, intelligent transportation systems, construction management
services for all levels of government agencies as well as private developers.


Job Description

We are looking for a full-time (on-site) Project Manager with Traffic and ITS Design experience who can provide engineering services for the following areas of traffic engineering: Preparation of PS&E including traffic signal, signing, and pavement marking, Illumination and ITS design; ITS planning and design; intersection design and analysis.



  • Develop plans and specifications, and estimates for traffic signals, ITS equipment, and illumination
  • Supervise Project Engineers, EITs, and CAD technicians
  • Schedule work for all team members
  • Mentor younger staff
  • Report to the department manager and works closely with all project disciplines
  • Manage project design schedules, budgets and scope
  • Responsible for project quality control. Involved with planning, design, and construction phases of projects
  • Coordinate with the client and is responsible for meeting client schedules and budgets
  • Coordinate with local office and firm management to set, manage, and achieve specific office and firm goals
  • Assist and sometimes lead business development efforts to identify, pursue and win new work for the office and firm as a whole


Minimum Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited university
  • 8-12 years of project experience in the field of traffic design/ITS Engineering
  • Demonstrated project management experience
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in Texas, or ability to obtain within 6 months
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in MicroStation
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A strong work ethic and attention to detail
  • Able to lead and manage multiple traffic design/ITS projects


Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience in OpenRoads
  • Precertification in TxDOT work categories
  • Local DFW project experience