Design Engineer

Transportation Pleasanton, California


BKF has an immediate opening for a civil engineer with strong technical abilities, experience in transportation project design, and able to work with a team of engineers on small and large projects. Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D is a plus!


  • Geometric calculations and plotting (cross-sections, profiles, etc.)
  • Routine hydraulics calculations
  • Site grading calculations and plotting
  • Computer and CAD systems usage
  • Research/data collection from public agencies


  • 0 - 3 years of experience in site development, and 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
  • EIT/ FE certification preferred
  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D is a plus!


  • 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
  • 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 $77,000 - $100,000 annualized depending upon skills, experience, education, and geographical location. This is an hourly position paid biweekly.

Workplace Awards:

  • We’re proud to be a 2024 - 2025 "Great Place To Work" certified company!
  • BKF Engineers wins Zweig Group’s 2023 Trifecta Award
  • Zweig "Best Firms to Work For" Top 100 in the U.S. 2023
  • Bay Area News Group "Top Work Place” for 7 years in a row!
  • "Best Firm to Work for North Bay" North Bay Business Journal for 8 years

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.