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Traffic Engineer, Entry Level

  • Tempe, Arizona
  • Position ID: 3422
  • Minimum Experience: Entry Level
  • Education: BSCE
  • Registration: Engineer-in-Training
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Ready to make an impact on your career, client projects and the community? As an industry leader of innovative design, Burgess & Niple routinely studies and implements the latest transportation solutions for our clients and is looking for an entry level Traffic Engineer to join our growing team in Tempe, AZ.

What a Traffic Engineer job is all about:

  • You have the opportunity to be part of a project team, collaborating and learning from experienced PEs & PTOEs and be mentored by industry leaders in transportation
  • You’ll grow and develop skills including traffic engineering and analysis, technical design and project management and leadership skills
  • You will support experienced engineers on transportation projects, including traffic modeling and analysis, safety analysis, traffic forecasting, and traffic designs for signals and signing.
  • Responsibilities could include stakeholder engagement, analysis, developing plans, document writing and client interactions

What you need to make an impact:

  • Bachelor of Science degree from an ABET accredited civil engineering program, December 2023 graduates are encouraged to apply
  • 0 - 2 years of related civil engineering experience
  • EI/EIT certification or ability to obtain within 6 months and a desire and ability to ultimately become a PE
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office required
  • Familiarity with traffic software such as HCS, Synchro, and crash analysis tools is desired but not required. Experience with VISSIM, MicroStation or AutoCAD is a plus
  • Good communication skills and ability to work within a team environment
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, including the capability to learn virtual collaboration tools


  • 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.