AECOM Traffic ITS Engineer in Phoenix, Arizona

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156524BR

Position Title Traffic ITS Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Arizona

City Phoenix

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented ITS Engineer for immediate employment for the Phoenix, AZ office. AECOM's network of talented professionals supports public and private transportation clients across the State of Arizona and the Rocky Mountain Region. We build on our extensive knowledge to plan, design, and manage transportation systems, and restore or replace aging systems and facilities.


  • Assist in design and delivery of transit, highway and arterial transportation design or consulting services

  • Assist in traffic design, ITS design, lighting analysis/design

  • Traffic signal timing development and signal optimization

  • Developing plans, specifications and estimates as well as writing technical reports

  • Working and contributing with multidisciplinary teams

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering

  • 5+ years' experience

  • Knowledge/Experience: ITS Design; Traffic Signal Systems; Lighting Design; Simulation modeling for transit (Synchro; VISSIM); Computer Aided Design (CAD)

  • Technical Skills: Microstation, AutoCAD, Microsoft Suite

  • Certificates : Arizona PE required or ability to get AZ PE certification within 6 months of hire

  • Valid driver's license required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of controller platforms such as ASC/3, D4, NextPhase preferred

  • Experience with design of transit projects preferred

  • Experience with development of ITS planning and architecture development

  • Excellent written, verbal and organizational skills

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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