AECOM Senior Traffic Engineer (Hybrid) in Albuquerque, New Mexico
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AECOM is seeking a motivated and experienced Senior Traffic Engineer/Traffic Team Lead for immediate placement in our Albuquerque or Santa Fe, New Mexico office to lead our traffic/ITS engineering services. This is or could be a hybrid role, providing the flexibility to work from home a few days a week.
This position will work closely with local leadership to grow an existing traffic/ITS team to service a variety of clients based in New Mexico. Responsibilities include development of traffic/ITS business, management of projects, recruiting, staff development, client relationships, and coordination with peers in AECOM’s surface transportation business line. Our team works with local and national clients to provide solutions to their transportation needs. Typical projects will vary but may include development of ITS planning, traffic planning and analysis, signal/lighting design, and MOT. The successful candidate will be able to lead both planning/analysis and plan sheets, specifications, and estimates (PS&E) development for projects across the state and around the region.
Position Responsibilities and duties include:
Lead, build, and support a team of professionals to deliver:
Traffic analysis, forecasting, safety studies, traffic simulation, and conceptual planning/design
Plan sheets, specifications & estimates, technical memoranda, reports, presentations and other project documentation
ITS or emerging technology projects following the systems engineering process
Serve in various roles on traffic/ITS projects, or tasks as project manager, technical leader, expert advisor, or quality control
Actively participate in the team’s production of technical deliverables ranging from plans, specifications, estimates, reports, memorandums, etc.
Provide technical leadership and supervision of small-to-large tasks, working with junior staff and reviewing technical work and project documentation
Deliver assigned tasks on schedule and budget, while adhering to AECOM quality standards
Coordinate directly with other discipline groups within AECOM, as well as with external clients and sub-consultants
Perform work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision.
Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design elements for engineering works.
Coordinate with Business Development leaders to capture project opportunities
- Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering or related field and minimum of 8 years of related experience, or demonstrated equivalency of education and experience
Master's degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent
(12) + years of relevant experience
Experience with Traffic Engineering projects and clients in the New Mexico
Experience with ITS or Emerging Technology projects and clients in New Mexico
Experience in business development activities including preparing project proposals and firm marketing
Professional Engineer license in New Mexico, or the ability to obtain license within 6 months
Experience and familiarity with traffic operational analysis including traffic projections, analysis, and simulation; traffic safety analysis, traffic signal warrants, traffic signal and pedestrian crossing control system analysis, and design; and traffic signing and pavement marking analysis and design, MOT analysis and design
Experience and familiarity with ITS and technology projects following the systems engineering process and local client requirements
The right balance of management, technical skills, and experience serving internal and external clients
Design Build experience
Familiar with or knowledge of: MicroStation, Synchro, VISSIM or other similar applications
Offered rate of compensation (New Mexico locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $93,000 - $165,000/yr.
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You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
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Business Line: Transportation
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: West
Career Area: Engineering
Work Location Model: Hybrid