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Sr. Roadway Designer

  • Austin, Texas
  • Position ID: 3735
  • Minimum Experience: 8 years
  • Education: HS
  • Registration: (Not Specified)
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Come work with senior-level professionals at an established A/E firm that values employee input and collaboration. Burgess & Niple is looking for a Sr. Roadway Designer to join our team in Austin, TX.

B&N Sr. Roadway Designer Responsibilities:

  • Actively lead and/or participate in the preliminary engineering and design production of roadway and transportation engineering projects for public agencies including departments of transportation, counties, authorities and municipalities
  • Be a regional resource for B&N’s Southwest transportation team delivering projects primarily in Texas and Arizona, with opportunities to collaborate with other geographies
  • Utilize Bentley (MicroStation and OpenRoads Designer) and Autodesk (AutoCAD and Civil3D) design and production tools
  • Create an exemplary client experience throughout the project delivery
  • Develop roadway, bicycle, and pedestrian design layouts, models, plan sheets, cost estimates and exhibits
  • Maintain quality control of the work products and successfully complete projects on time and within budget 
  • Opportunity to provide training, coaching, and mentoring for developing staff

Skills and Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma Required, Formal education/certification in Civil Design/Drafting preferred
  • 8+ years of relevant experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and engineering design and production software (MicroStation, OpenRoads Designer, AutoCAD and Civil3D)
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaborate in a team environment 
  • Self-motivated and adaptable to evolving client, project, and industry needs


  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Immediate accrued paid time off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule
  • Flexible spending or health savings account options
  • Basic life insurance/short-term & long-term disability coverage at no cost to the employee with option to purchase supplemental life insurance
  • Bonus program
  • Flexible hours and hybrid work schedule options
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Casual dress


At B&N, we are dedicated to improving ourselves and the communities we serve. We do this by providing employees with opportunities for fulfillment, learning and advancement while delivering awesome experiences to our clients. We are committed to exploring new capabilities, emerging technologies and opportunities that will help create a pipeline for future growth.

We are engineers, architects, planners, scientists, geologists, and designers. We are also innovators and leaders, entrepreneurs, and collaborators. We are traffic engineers and parents of teenage drivers. We are site designers and homeowners. Ecologists and dog walkers. Funding experts and foodbank volunteers. We believe that these collective connections to the communities we serve are an asset to B&N and our clients.

Apply today and discover the possibilities for your career at B&N.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.