AECOM ITS / Traffic Engineering Associate in Atlanta, Georgia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title ITS / Traffic Engineering Associate

United States of America - Georgia


Job Summary

The ITS/Traffic Department is actively seeking a creative, self-driven, highly talented ITS/Traffic Engineering Associate for employment in the Atlanta, GA office. As an ITS/Traffic Engineering Associate in the ITS/Traffic Department, you will assist with a variety of work including traffic safety, traffic signal timing/operations, engineering studies, traffic signal design, ITS planning, ITS architecture, ITS design, and ITS communications. We regularly perform hands-on signal operations work, so you'll have the opportunity to implement and fine-tune traffic signal timing plans, troubleshooting traffic signal equipment, and program and troubleshoot traffic signal and ITS communications network equipment. You'll also have the opportunity to design cutting edge traffic engineering and ITS projects that implement the latest technologies for improving surface street transportation. If you are the 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.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Design of intersection and traffic design projects according to each agency’s standards and plan development processes

  • Development of traffic studies, traffic engineering reports, roundabout feasibility studies, crash analyses, concept reports, road safety audits, and other traffic engineering tasks

  • Development and implementation of coordinated traffic signal timing plans, including building and optimizing Synchro models, developing timing databases, coordinating with agency staff to determine implementation needs/desires, implementing new timings, fine tuning new timings, and conducting before and after travel time studies

  • Assess performance of traffic signal and communications equipment and prepare reports

  • Perform troubleshooting and repair of traffic signal and communications equipment and prepare reports

  • Manage client expectations to ensure client is highly satisfied with project(s)

  • Periodic travel required within Georgia and neighboring states

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited school

  • 2+ years of experience in traffic engineering

  • Experience and demonstrated ability using the following software/firmware: Synchro/SimTraffic, and MicroStation

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

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 172536BR

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.