AECOM ITS / Traffic Engineering Associate in Atlanta, Georgia
Business Line Transportation
Position Title ITS / Traffic Engineering Associate
United States of America - Georgia
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
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
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.