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Traffic Engineer

at AECOM

Posted: 10/10/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1398466
Keywords: modeling

Job Description

Requisition/Vacancy No.
226819BR

Job Category
Engineering - Civil

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a Transportation Engineer to provide engineering consulting services for our Florida Department of Transportation client.  This position can be located out of the Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, or Tampa, Florida offices.  The candidate will be part of a dynamic team, working on a wide variety of high profile projects that support the future transportation improvements on existing roadways and new corridors.  This position allows the candidate to be on the leading edge of transportation engineering analysis and modeling for connected/automated vehicles, managed lanes, innovative designs, and multi-resolution applications.

Strong emphasis will be placed on technical experience, high-quality deliverables, writing and communication skills, and the ability to lead tasks and ensure delivery excellence with respect to budget and schedule. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established traffic design/operation oriented career in a variety of transportation projects.

Job Summary

  • Perform analytical tasks including traffic data collection and data analysis.
  • Perform traffic and capacity analysis on roadway networks.
  • Perform transportation planning assignments including micro-simulation, travel demand forecasting, corridor studies, safety studies, traffic and revenue studies, Interchange Access Request (IAR) documentation and Transportation System Management and Operations (TSM&O) studies.
  • Evaluate, select and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria in performing traffic analysis on roadway networks
  • Knowledge and experience with dynamic traffic assignment and multi-resolution modeling in VISUM/VISSIM
  • Develop recommendations for proposed improvements based on traffic operations analyses and micro-simulations
  • Prepare written reports and presentations of project findings that support Project Development and Environment (PD&E) studies, Design/Concept projects, signal warrant analysis and corridor re-timing studies moving projects into design



Business Line
Transportation

Position Title
Traffic Engineer

Position Status
Full-Time

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.

Minimum Requirements

  • BS in Civil Engineering (with an emphasis in Transportation Engineering) +2 years of related experience or demonstrated the equivalency of experience and/or education
  • 2 plus years of experience in traffic engineering studies, safety studies, traffic operational studies, signal timing, and PD&E traffic studies.
  • Hands-on experience in traffic operational analysis such as HCS, SYNCHRO, SIDRA and VISSIM.
  • Experience with dynamic traffic assignment and multi-resolution modeling in VISUM/VISSIM.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and experience making presentations to clients.Ability to acquire registration as a Professional Engineer (PE)


Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

  • MS in Civil Engineering (with an emphasis in Transportation Engineering) + 4 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education. 


Business Group
Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

City
Boca Raton

Country
United States of America

State/Province
USA - Florida

Clearance Required
No

Additional Locations
US - Fort Lauderdale, FL - 4101 Ravenswood Road, US - Miami, FL - 7650 Corporate Center Drive, US - Orlando, FL - 150 N Orange Ave, US - Tallahassee, FL - 1625 Summit Lake Drive, US - Tampa, FL - 7650 W Courtney Campbell Causeway