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Senior Project Manager - Alternative Delivery GEC - Transportation Design



11d ago

  • Job
    Expert Level
  • Engineering
  • Nashville

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  • You need a Bachelor's in Engineering, 12 years exp, management exp, successful project delivery, risk management skills, team leadership, system tool proficiency, talent deployment, TN DOT design exp, PE certification, PMP, and alternative delivery project exp.
  • You will lead project teams, manage client relationships, develop proposals, oversee project delivery, and mentor staff in transportation design for alternative delivery projects.


  • What You'll Need:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 12 years of relevant experience
  • 4 years of successful management of engineering projects
  • What You'll Bring:
  • Winning, contracting, and successfully delivering 4for4 (on-time, on-budget, quality, client satisfaction) on multi-disciplined or large/complex projects or programs. Identifying and handling risk and change management independently.
  • Leading large teams inside and outside of HNTB.
  • Using system tools to manage, monitor, and deliver complex projects.
  • Leading HNTB Sophisticated processes as applicable to the program.
  • Deploying talent to other projects and developing successors to work with same client on other work.
  • What We Prefer:
  • Alternative Delivery project experience
  • Tennessee Department of Transportation design experience
  • Master’s degree in Engineering
  • 15 years relevant experience
  • Tennessee Professional Engineer (PE) certification
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)


  • Responsible for development of the project scope and fee quotation and assists in the preparation of technical proposals and contracts in accordance with HNTB's Sophisticated Contracting Approach (SCA).
  • Serves as the primary client liaison and manages the project team to deliver the scope, schedule, and budgets to completion and to the client’s satisfaction. Leads client contract scoping and negotiations.
  • Performs technical discipline tasks including analysis, reports, design, specification, and production for assigned projects.
  • Implements the firm’s project delivery plan using HNTB's Sophisticated Delivery Approach (SDA) on each project. Leads the development and the execution of the project management plan. Supervises and mentors team to overall project objectives.
  • Responsible for/oversees project staffing, including, but not limited to; recruitment, development, retention and succession of project staff; development of plan for project staff reporting; and support for performance and compensation reviews.
  • Partners with Client Service Leaders and pursuit champions to assist with business development, building client relationships, and pursuit efforts for mega and super mega projects in accordance with HNTB's Sophisticated Sales Approach (SSA). Works with the project team and marketing resources to prepare appropriate proposal and presentation materials. Leads proposal development and interview presentations for strategic, mini-mega or mega projects to the client as well as general presentations within the industry and community.
  • May be responsible for the recruitment, hiring, development and retention of staff, including development of plan for staff reporting, performance and compensation reviews, and succession.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


What are the primary responsibilities of a Senior Project Manager in the Alternative Delivery General Engineering Consultant (GEC) transportation design team at HNTB?

The primary responsibilities include managing GEC assigned project(s) supporting the TDOT 10-Year Program, developing project scope and technical sections of proposal and procurement documents, overseeing project delivery to achieve quality work on time and on budget, managing budget, schedule, technical requirements, contractual obligations, and client communications, coordinating with internal and external partners, and managing multi-disciplinary project teams.

What qualifications are required for the Senior Project Manager position in Alternative Delivery GEC transportation design at HNTB?

A Bachelor's degree in Engineering, 12 years of relevant experience, 4 years of successful project management experience, and familiarity with HNTB's project delivery processes are required qualifications for this position.

What skills and experience are preferred for the Senior Project Manager position at HNTB?

Preferred skills and experience include Alternative Delivery project experience, Tennessee Department of Transportation design experience, a Master's degree in Engineering, 15 years of relevant experience, Tennessee Professional Engineer (PE) certification, and Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

What are the key responsibilities related to client management for the Senior Project Manager in the Alternative Delivery GEC transportation design team at HNTB?

Key responsibilities related to client management include serving as the primary client liaison, managing project teams to deliver scope, schedule, and budgets to client satisfaction, leading client contract scoping and negotiations, and assisting with business development and building client relationships for mega and super mega projects.

HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure firm serving public and private owners and contractors.

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Mission & Purpose

HNTB is an employee-owned infrastructure solutions firm dedicated to improving mobility and creating better futures for communities. They specialise in delivering innovative transportation systems and infrastructure solutions that connect people and expand opportunities. With over a century of service, HNTB collaborates closely with clients to provide planning, design, program management, and construction management services, ensuring safe, reliable, and efficient transportation options. Their approach focuses on addressing complex technical, financial, and operational challenges through innovation and partnership.