Under direction of the Director of Express Lane Implementation and Operations, the Senior Transportation Engineer will assist with management of the express lane operations for the I-580 Express Lanes and I-680 Sunol Express Lanes, ensuring that the express lanes are running correctly, monitoring the corridors for congestion and incident management, and working with consultants to maintain the systems and make repairs in a timely fashion. The new incumbent will serve as project manager for toll system integration and professional activities related to express lanes, including long- and short-term project planning, programming and compliance, design construction, and related areas; coordinate assigned projects and activities with other Commission staff, member jurisdictions, regional transportation agencies, and/or state agencies; and perform related work as required.
Key Responsibilities (not a comprehensive listing)
Serves as Project manager for transportation projects related to express lane implementation and operations.
Oversees the Express Lanes Operations Center consultant staff.
Oversees the analysis of traffic flow, analyzes data, prepares staff reports, and makes recommendations to the Director of Express Lane Implementation and Operations on express lane tolls.
Develops and standardizes procedures and methods to improve and continuously monitor the efficiency and effectiveness of express lane operations and revenue generating programs, service delivery methods, and procedures, marketing outreach programs and materials; identifies opportunities for improvement and makes recommendations to the Director of Express Lane Implementation and Operations; implements approved changes.
Participates in the development of consultant requests for proposals and qualifications for professional services; evaluates proposals and recommends project award; develops and reviews contract terms and amendments; ensures contractor compliance with Commission standards and specifications and time and budget estimates; reviews deliverables; analyzes and resolves complex problems that may arise.
Tracks project expenditures and reviews invoices for accuracy and consistency with contractual obligations
Investigates and responds to problems affecting express lane project design and construction.