T.Y. Lin International

  • Senior Rail Engineer (Transit)

    Job Locations US-CA-Oakland | US-CA-San Ramon | US-CA-San Jose
    Posted Date 10 months ago(5/11/2018 6:08 PM)
    Req No.
    Civil Engineering
  • Overview

    T.Y. Lin International's Bay Area Unit is seeking a Senior Rail Engineer (Transit) to work on transportation design, including alignment design for railroad track (transit and/or freight) and other civil projects.


    • Work with a team of engineers on alignment design and other transportation projects.
    • Prepare and oversee layouts of track alignment, including special track work such as turnouts, crossovers and diamond crossings.
    • Prepare and review geometric details of track alignments including horizontal and vertical curves and curve data.
    • Perform calculations and design details for conformance to code specified loadings and strength.
    • Research and report on findings for design code issues.
    • Review shop drawing submittals.
    • Organize and maintain project files.
    • Quantity take-off for project engineer’s estimate.
    • Prepare specifications for track work, including special track, earthwork, and drainage.
    • Develop project specific design criteria.
    • Other assignments as needed.


    Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering (BSCE). Experience must include 8+ years of alignment design experience for railroad track (transit and/or freight) and transportation projects. A PE License is required or the ability to obtain a license within 6 months. The position requires knowledge of alignment design and analysis software, including InRail and Autodesk Civil 3D and CADD programs such as AutoCAD and Microstation. Periodic travel required.


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