Senior Project Manager - TPTO

at Kimley-Horn in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Job Description


At Kimley-Horn, one of the nation’s premier planning and design consultants, our professionals are experts in many disciplines yet share one passion: making our clients successful. Looking for a terrific place to grow your career?Ranked consistently as one of Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For,” Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. prides itself on hiring high-achieving, dedicated, and reliable professionals. We are looking for a motivated Senior Project Manager to join our Transportation Planning and Traffic Operations (TPTO) team in our Memphis office.


The successful candidate will perform traffic engineering and project management tasks to deliver a wide variety of transportation planning, transit, traffic engineering, safety, and intelligent transportation systems (ITS) projects for many, diverse clients. In addition to serving our existing clients, this Senior Project Manager will have an entrepreneurial spirit, creating a vision for growth in their personal practice while contributing to the growth of our well-established transportation engineering practice in the Memphis area and throughout Tennessee, Arkansas, and Mississippi. Our Senior Project Managers manage their projects profitably, engage in hands-on practice and delivery of projects, transition work to qualified staff, and act as a positive leader and mentor. They contribute significantly to marketing and business development efforts and have the autonomy to pursue their own passions, leads, and clients.

Beyond the professional career satisfaction and growth opportunities, Kimley-Horn’s benefits are exceptional because of our people and their contributions to the success of the firm. Consistent with our core value of “Sharing and Caring,” these benefits include competitive salaries, an exceptional bonus program, healthcare benefit package options with no monthly premium, 401k contribution with 8-percent company match plus additional profit sharing, and the potential to advance to ownership.


+ 10+ years of relevant, diversified engineering experience in transportation planning, traffic engineering and design, traffic operations, and/or ITS planning and design

+ BS or MS from an ABET accredited university in the field of Civil Engineering or Transportation Engineering

+ Registered P.E. in Tennessee (or the ability to obtain reciprocity within one year)

+ Excellent written and oral communication skills

+ Proficiency in Synchro, HCS, and/or Vissim software applications desired

+ Ability to work in a team environment, balance priorities among multiple projects, and effectively communicate and collaborate at all levels of the organization

+ Ability to manage and mentor staff, and direct resources effectively in a positive manner

+ Ability to provide high-quality deliverables with exceptional client service

+ Business development and marketing experience including writing proposals, developing scopes of work, and assembling budgets for projected work.

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Applicants must be legally authorized to work for Kimley-Horn in the U.S. without employer sponsorship. We do not typically sponsor H1-B or any other work visa petitions.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Location : Location US-TN-Memphis

ID 2022-5326

Education Bachelor’s Degree

Employee Type Regular

Discipline/Focus Transportation/TPTO

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Job Posting: JC206787311

Posted On: Mar 08, 2022

Updated On: Jun 10, 2023

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