Senior Engineer

$122,441 - $147,649 yearly
  • City of Sunnyvale
  • Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • Jan 06, 2020
Full time   Engineering

Job Description

Help modernize and reshape the infrastructure in City of Sunnyvale. We are looking for dynamic and flexible individuals to help deliver capital projects. The current workplan for delivering capital project infrastructure is at an all time high; we are renovating, updating, modernizing, and building new assets for our community. This is an excellent opportunity for project management engineers to apply and be a part of a creating the future.

Ideal candidates have both strong project/program management skills and the ability to effectively and efficiently communicate across a variety of mediums.

The current two positions are in the Engineering Division of the Department of Public Works. Senior Engineers are working managers. One position will manage a team tasked with delivering a wide variety of capital projects through the design phase. The second position will work on a team that is delivering the new City Hall and Cleanwater Program (large capital projects associated with the City’s wastewater treatment plant.)

This eligibility list created from this recruitment may be used for future Senior Engineer vacancies within the City.


The minimum qualifications for this position are a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or a related field; AND

Five years of increasingly responsible professional civil, mechanical, or electrical engineering experience, depending on assignment, including experience in a supervisory or project management role.

Possession of registration as a professional civil or structural engineer issued by the State of CA as well as possession of a valid class C California driver’s license and a safe drive record are also required.

The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. To be considered for this career opportunity, the City must receive a complete application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. The position opens Thursday, December 12, 2019 and final filing date is Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: and click on JOBS.


Salary: $122,441.00 - $147,649.00 Annually

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Deadline to Apply

January 23, 2020