Engineering Manager

Land Development Pleasanton, California


We are hiring an Engineering Manager in the Pleasanton office! 

BKF Engineers is looking for Engineering Managers with strong technical abilities and experience in land development design projects. We are looking for individuals who can independently apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria using their experience and judgment. Good communication skills.  Ability to plan, schedule, conduct, or coordinate all technical work for small to major projects. Assist Project Managers in preparing current project status for informing clients on progress and internal reporting. Lead the plan preparation and design process.  Supervise/coordinate and mentor the team of engineers, drafters, technicians, and others who assist in specific assignments. Lead the quality control effort on your projects. AutoCAD and Civil 3D mastery is required.


  • Project Management Assistance: Budgeting, Schedules, Client Care, Invoicing
  • Design Team Management, collaboration, and scheduling
  • Entitlement Application and Processing
  • Roadway/Streets final design package – Plan, Profile, Cross Sections
  • Roadway Design: Streetscape, Green Streets, Bicycle Path Plans
  • Federal, State, City, and County Standards
  • Report Preparation and Master Planning Studies, preparation of specifications and cost estimates
  • Quality Control for Project Deliverables


  • 9+ years of experience in site development, design of residential and/or commercial subdivisions, utility systems, and roadways.
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering or related field from an ABET Accredited Curriculum or equivalent required.
  • Professional Engineering license in the State of California is required.
  • AutoCAD and Civil 3D mastery is required.

Projects include residential, commercial, mixed-use, and public works projects. A successful BKF Engineering Manager will combine the necessary management skills for controlling their projects and Team, with strong technical knowledge of their market segment.  BKF team members are committed to providing our clients with excellent service and superior value for their consulting investment.


  • Competitive salaries, end-of-year bonuses, profit sharing, and 401k
  • BKF pays 100% of the premiums for medical, dental, and vision coverage and 50% for your dependents
  • 14 days of paid vacation time, 6 paid sick days, 8 paid Holidays
  • Flexible schedules
  • Education reimbursement, Paid annual dues for professional and societal organizations
  • BKF offers competitive and award-winning benefits and perks. To learn more click here.


  • The typical base salary range for this position is $138,500 - $156,000 annualized depending upon skills, experience, education, and geographical location. This is a salaried position paid biweekly.

Workplace Awards: 

  •  "Top Work Place” 2014 - 2021 by the Bay Area News Group 
  •  ZweigWhite "Best Firms to Work For" Top 100 in the U.S. 2014 - 2019
  •  "Best Firm to Work for North Bay" North Bay Business Journal for 8 years
  •  ENR 2017 California's Design Firm of the Year

BKF Engineers provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.