Traffic Forecast Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-31
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Raleigh
North Carolina
United States

United States of America - North Carolina, Raleigh

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a mid-level candidate who is creative and highly talented for immediate employment in the Raleigh office. AECOM is seeking qualified applicant with 2+ years of experience, who is able to demonstrate an established career in the transportation engineering field, most notably in the area of traffic forecasting and modeling. The candidate must have a high level of understanding of TransCad software and traffic forecasting principles. Experience working on NCDOT projects is preferable. Additionally, the candidate would have experience working in other traffic engineering areas such as safety analysis, capacity analysis and signal design/timing. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting and challenging projects. The incumbent can look forward to supporting major projects such as transportation environmental impacts statements, corridor studies and feasibility studies.

You will work as part of a creative team to perform analyses and other technical input into a variety of areas. Specifically, you will be responsible for:

  • Independently lead transportation engineering tasks and provide guidance to junior staff members

  • Performing analyses using a variety of tools including Excel, traffic modeling platforms or other analytical tools

  • Writing complex reports for internal and external review

  • Interacts regularly with clients to expand work assignments or market new work

  • May be preparing marketing materials and making calls to potential new clients

  • Assists with proposals to provide services or obtain funding for engineering projects or programs.

  • Collaborates with other engineers to research, analyze, or resolve complex transportation design issues

  • Participates in public meetings or hearings to explain planning proposals, to gather feedback from those affected by projects, or to achieve consensus on project design

  • Presenting information for review by technical and non-technical audiences

  • Understanding trends and best practices in the transportation industry

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's in Civil Engineering

  • 2+ years of experience in traffic forecasting/transportation planning

  • Thorough understanding of traffic forecasting / procedures / policies

  • Demonstrate leadership skills and communication skills requiring client interaction

  • Ability to work with various multi-disciplined teams is essential to this role

  • Familiar with MicroStation/AutoCAD and software like Synchro, HCS, TransCad, Excel and ArcGIS

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 214291BR

Clearance Required No

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