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Transit Market Sector Leader - Southern California Job

Req ID: 15261

This is an opportunity to become an integral part of our national transit team, working with our national transit and freight rail leaders, as well as the local management team in California. While a significant portion of the work will be based in Southern California, some level of travel can be expected.  The ideal candidate will possess strong client relationships and management skills, demonstrated leadership ability, strong technical experience and be adept at preparing and leading interviews, collaborating on project pursuits and consistently exceeding clients’ expectations. Solid client relationships in the local transit market is a must, relationships with freight railroads is a plus.

 Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in the civil or structural engineering field, Master’s preferred
  • Minimum of 20 years of design and management experience in the planning and design of transit/rail infrastructure is required
  • Registration as a licensed Professional Engineer in California or ability to obtain in 6 months is required

 General Duties & Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Identify, pursue, and win transit work in California through established relationships and technical expertise.
  2. Responsible for overall supervision and quality of those projects which are assigned. Assure projects conform to the contractual agreements the firm has made to our clients.
  3. Assure projects are completed within the allocated period of time and within the budget that has been assigned.
  4. Serve as Client Manager responsible for client development, project delivery and overall client satisfaction.
  5. Assist the California leadership in the implementation of the marketing plan and business development goals established for the firm.
  6. Provide team leadership. Plan, organize, and supervise the work of staff.
  7. Evaluate progress of the staff and results obtained and recommend changes to achieve overall objectives.
  8. Mentor other employees.
  9. Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

Travel requirements:  None

TranSystems Corporation - Transportation Infrastructure and Facilities - that's our focus. From infrastructure and facility design to computer simulation and economic impact analysis to finding alternative financing solutions for transportation projects - we do it. Our transportation specialists, located in offices across the nation, are unparalleled in the knowledge of the movement of freight and people, and unmatched in technical and managerial services. We provide full-scale professional services to both public and private sector transportation clients. Plans, designs and directs components of freight railroad; passenger rail and transit; states and municipalities; airports and air carriers; manufacturers and distributors; ports and maritime; trucking and automotive; energy and communication; and federal government projects.


TranSystems is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status or physical or mental disability. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law).

Full time
Los Angeles, CA 90001, US