Transportation Engineer/Planner

High Performance Technologies, Inc. (HPTech) is an infrastructure-centered firm focusing on practice, research, policy, and technology transfer.  HPTech was established in 2003 with the primary purpose of serving the U.S. federal government at their facilities and project sites.  Our uniqueness lies in our ability to integrate physical sciences, social sciences, engineering, planning, and policy when developing and delivering infrastructure solutions.

​HPTech is currently pursuing a major federal contract and we are identifying candidates who would be interested in working with us should we be awarded the contract.  At this stage, we are looking for a Transportation Engineer/Planner who will be responsible for defining research opportunities that revolve around safety countermeasures, their implementation, and their utility throughout the transportation project life cycle.


  • Advanced degree (M.S. or Ph.D.) in civil engineering, or transportation engineering.

  • At least 5 years of demonstrated experience with increasing responsibility in multi- modal transportation projects.

  • A thorough understanding of the principles, theory, and practice of multi-modal transportation planning.

  • Experience in all phases of the transportation project life-cycle, and how safety matters are reflected in each life-cycle stage.

  • Excellent verbal, presentation, and writing skills.

  • Excellent team and collaborative skills.

  • Professional Transportation Planner (PTP) certification highly desirable.

This anticipated position, which is contingent upon the contract award to HPTech, would be based in McLean, Virginia.

Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

For timely consideration, submit your resumes by August 20, 2021 at:

HPTech is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.