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About David Evans and Associates, Inc.

At David Evans and Associates, Inc. (DEA) our philosophy is "To find outstanding professionals and give them the freedom and support to do what they do best."  Since its founding in 1976 in Portland, OR, DEA Inc. has become a recognized leader for progressive and sustainable design and management solutions for complex transportation, land development, energy, and water resources projects nationwide. DEA Inc.’s multi-disciplinary teams partner with clients to tailor solutions to meet the unique needs of each project. The firm has over 20 offices and employs approximately 1000 people firm wide. DEA is an employee-owned corporation and consistently ranks among ENR’s Top 100 Pure Design firms in the US.

Join our fun and growing team, and let DEA support you in your pursuit of success. Work in an environment that fosters teamwork and collaboration, where expectations are clearly defined through effective communication, where teams are accountable to the results and process, where trust in your team breeds shared success, and where initiative and creativity are rewarded.  Be part of what defines our future.

Senior Bridge Engineer

Job Code: 2134
Employment Type: REG
Location Search: Colorado, Denver


DEA is hiring a Senior Bridge Engineer in our Denver, CO office to provide a lead technical role on bridge design projects.  A successful candidate will perform structural analysis and design of highway and rail bridges, earth retaining structures, culverts, and heavy civil structures.  This role includes preparation of Advance Planning Studies, Structure Type Selection Reports, and final design, plans, specifications, and estimates.  Typical projects will include reinforced concrete, precast pre-stressed concrete, cast-in-place post-tensioned concrete, and steel girder bridges; retaining walls; and sound walls. 


The ideal candidate will also have project management experience with small to medium sized conventional (design-bid-build) and alternative delivery (design-build, CM/GC) projects.  The qualified candidate must be comfortable with providing technical expertise and direction to other team members and serving as the client point of contact.  This role may additionally involve business development support to the bridge team leader. 


Other duties include:

  • Prepare and monitor work plan, scope, schedule, and budget
  • Communicate with client and express client needs to project team
  • Manage project team communications
  • Mentor other design engineers



  • Bachelors Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering. (Masters Degree is preferred)
  • At least 10 years of bridge engineering experience
  • Current Colorado PE or ability to obtain within 6 months
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work in a team environment
  • Proficiency in current structural design software applications, with an emphasis on specific bridge design software
  • Knowledge of AASHTO and representative state DOT bridge design standards preferred
  • Project management skills

DEA Inc. is proud to be an AA/EEO employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to characteristics protected by applicable local, state or federal law, such as race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information or sexual orientation.

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