Project Engineer with 7 years of design and analysis experience in the traffic/transportation engineering field.
Microsoft Office suite
JAMAR Traffic Data Collection Equipment
09/2014 to CurrentProject EngineerRK&K Engineers | Washington, DC
Provide design and traffic operations-oriented support for senior-level managers and planners.
Develop designs for projects at a variety of different stages (concept through final design).
Perform traffic analysis & modeling for selected corridor during peak hours using HSC 7 and synchro 10.
Perform field assessments and inventory of existing signs and pavement marking.
Perform field investigation to determine the integrity of the existing lighting and signal infrastructure.
Develop Pepco plans to replace existing cobra head lighting along corridor with new energy efficient pedestrian light.
Conduct photometric analysis using AGI32 lighting software to evaluate the existing lighting conditions and the city's preferred lighting fixtures for trails, bridges, tunnels, sidewalks and roadway lighting.
Prepare lighting plans to show pole locations, underground conduits, cables, and hand boxes, and other electrical details.
Review existing pavement marking and develop plans showing proposed markings base on new roadway alignment and ensuring markings conform to the MUTCD.
Assess existing signs and develop plans and supporting details for proposed signs base on the MUTCD.
Develop protected bicycle lane facility design plans, including pavement marking plans, bicycle lanes, on-street parking configurations and resultant traffic signal modifications for selected streets.
Conduct field investigation of WMATA bus stop locations to ensure ADA compliancy.
Develop improvement concept designs for non-compliant WMATA bus stop locations based on DDOT's 2017 Design and Engineering Manual.
Develop Maintenance of Traffic (MOT) plans, general notes, sequence of construction and Transportation Management Plan (TMP) document to adhere to the MUTCD and clients Work Zone Management Manual (WZMM).
Develop engineering specifications and cost estimates.
Responsible for internal task management and mentoring to junior level staff as they are added to support the practice.
Assessed scope and requirements to make accurate project design determinations.
Prepared and reviewed engineering specifications, scopes of work, and other documents.
Determined and scheduled priorities as required to progress engineering work.
Made recommendations to improve the design, construction means and methods, and materials based on field or changing conditions.
05/2013 to 09/2014Junior Design EngineerPhoenix Engineering | Hunt Valley, MD
Prepare concept design drawing based on client's development objectives.
Investigate the construction site and evaluate the geological conditions of the site.
Prepare site grading design, perform grading analysis to ensure site safety is achieve through appropriate design slopes.
Design utility systems, including stormwater conveyance, sanitary sewer service, and water and communication conduits.
Prepare Erosion & Sediment control Designs.
Prepare Stormwater Management design and report for various project in Howard County and Baltimore City.
Prepare final plans and specifications.
01/2012 to 05/2013Traffic EngineerHoward University Transportation Research Center | Washington, DC
Conducting extensive literature review to gather information on appropriate saturation flow rates at signalized intersections.
Conducting saturation flow rate data collection for Am and Pm peak hours for each site.
Data collected were based on the procedures described in the highway capacity manual (HCM).
Conducting Level of Service (LOS) and statistical analysis.
Conducting speed studies on approaching vehicles to all CCTV cameras in the District of Columbia.
Speeds were collected using a speed gun or road tube counters.
Preparing draft and final report documenting the effort and findings of each task.
06/2012 to 08/2012Construction Inspector 1, Summer InternWashington Suburban Sanitary Commission | Temple Hills, MD
Verify grading and alignment of water mains, sewer lines, and appurtenances to assure the work is done in accordance with the requirements of the contract.
Inspection of water and sewer main line construction, new water and sewer lateral connection installations, water and sewer lateral connection renewals, water main rehabilitation including cleaning and lining, sewer and manhole rehabilitation, paving, sod and landscaping restoration.
Preparation of final house connection and field as-built for each job completed.
Serves as liaison with other agencies (local, State, Federal), internal WSSC departments, and contractors regarding construction projects to ensure that proper notification and procedures are followed depending on jurisdiction.
05/2013Bachelor of Science | Civil EngineeringUniversity of The District of Columbia, Washington, DC
GPA: 3.8/4.0, Magna Cum Laude
Expected in 08/2020MBA | Finance/Management University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Professional Engineer Maryland #51226
Professional Engineer District of Columbia #921595
Greenbelt Station Vista Condominium Home Association Treasurer (2017 - Present)
Hope Center Inc, Operations Team Lead (2016 - Present)
American Society of Civil Engineers, Member (2011 - Present)
National Society of Professional Engineers, Member (2016 - Present)
National Society of Black Engineers, Member (2011-Present)