Principal Project Manager, Roads + Highways

Job Locations US-CA-Irvine
Posted Date 3 months ago(10/18/2022 5:25 PM)
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TYLin is a full-service, professional engineering firm focused on the planning, design, and construction of infrastructure solutions for public and private clients worldwide. The firm is an internationally recognized pioneer in solving the most difficult engineering challenges. Headquartered in San Francisco, California for over 65 years, TYLin has more than 3,200 professionals throughout the Americas, Asia, and Europe. TYLin is a member of Dar Group, a global, privately-owned professional services group, and its industry-leading family of Global Infrastructure companies.


Our Southwest area is seeking a Principal Project Manager, Roads + Highways. This position will require expert knowledge of roads and highway programs, successful experience delivering projects and mentoring junior staff. Responsible for management of internal and external design activities, including quality of deliverables, adherence to schedules, and overall client satisfaction of assigned projects.

This position shall be based out of Irvine, CA and work schedule can be hybrid in nature. Exact schedule can be discussed further with TYLin’s Southwest Area Sector Manager.


  • Assumes ownership of assigned large scale projects and executes successfully.
  • Serves as Project Manager on preliminary and final design projects. 
  • Responsible for assigned project delivery and quality of deliverables.
  • Monitors budgets and schedules of assigned projects.
  • Identifies potential project prospects, prepares proposals, and leads client interviews. 
  • Identify and recommend potential candidates to be hired for the Roads + Highways sector.
  • Assists in overseeing operational performance of Irvine area and Orange County Roads + Highway sector projects.  
  • Maintain membership in professional societies and represents company externally. 
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.



  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field of study.
  • Licensed Professional Engineer required.
  • 16+ years of experience including Project Management.
  • Experience with major California public works clients including Orange County and surround areas. 
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office.
  • Good organization skills, ability to multi-task, and be a team player.
  • Client focused, always striving to give clients the best solutions.
  • Strong commitment to innovation by creating new and better ways to solve clients’ toughest challenges.
  • High levels of integrity, always doing the right thing in an ethical, fair, and sustainable way.
  • Demonstrated experience of collaboration in a diverse and inclusive team, working together toward technical excellence.

TYLin is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type as protected by federal, state, or local laws. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  The Company and it’s employees are required to comply with all local health authority, legal or lawful client requirements. You should ask your manager about this prior to starting, should you be subject to the current or potential future requirements.


TYLin is committed to pay equity. As part of that commitment, we have provided the base compensation range of $173,900 - $260,900 annually for this position and local market. TYLin is proud to offer exciting career development opportunities coupled with a comprehensive total rewards package. Our benefits include extensive health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance coverage, continuing education benefits, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program and a retirement savings plan with company matching contributions.


We encourage all candidates to explore our total rewards offering.



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