Senior ITS/Traffic Design Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Georgia, Atlanta

Job Summary

The ITS/Traffic Department is actively seeking a creative, self-driven, highly talented ITS/Traffic Design Engineer for employment in the Atlanta, GA office.

As an ITS/Traffic Design Engineer in the ITS/Traffic Department, you will assist with a variety of work including traffic signal design and operations, ITS design/operations/communications/planning, traffic engineering studies, and safety studies. We regularly perform hands-on signal operations and communications design/integration work, so you'll have the opportunity to implement and fine-tune traffic signal timing plans, troubleshoot traffic signal equipment, and program and troubleshoot traffic signal and ITS communications network equipment over fiber optic, wireless, and cellular infrastructure. You'll also have the opportunity to develop and design cutting edge ITS projects that implement the latest technologies for improving surface street transportation.

If you are a successful applicant, you can look forward to joining a large, dynamic, and highly technical team of engineers and technicians who are driven to provide exceptional traffic and ITS services to our clients. Activities include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead/manage the design of intersection and traffic signal design projects according to each agency’s standards and plan development processes.

  • Plan and design communication networks, physical infrastructure, logical operations, and light-duty data center facilities

  • Lead active management of signal timing systems with 50 to 100 signals. Provide quality reviews of reports and studies documenting active management activities.

  • Assess the performance of traffic signal and communications equipment (including switches and routers, CCTV, traffic detection units, and various other transportation management equipment) and prepare reports.

  • Effectively manage assigned projects/tasks and be in responsible charge of task activities and schedule

  • Manage client expectations to ensure the client is highly satisfied with the project(s), and coordinate directly with the DOT operations and ITS administrator clients to implement or manage the implementation of any of the above systems

  • Effectively manage project teams including engineers, planners, and technicians

  • Mentor/train junior staff

  • Develop new business by fostering existing and new client relationships

  • Periodic travel required within Georgia and neighboring states

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering related field

  • 6 plus years of experience in traffic and/or ITS engineering, including traffic signal and ITS design

  • Experience in one or more of the following: Synchro/SimTraffic, MaxTime/MaxView, ACTRA/TACTICS, SEPAC, MicroStation, MS Visio

  • Valid driver's license required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional Engineering (PE) license in Georgia or ability to acquire within 6 months

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, good time management skills, a strong work ethic, attention to detail

  • Traffic signal timing development and implementation

  • Traffic signal and ITS construction inspection and administration

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 - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 237541BR

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.