AECOM Technology Solutions Manager in Chicago, Illinois
United States of America - Arizona, Phoenix
AECOM is seeking a highly experienced leader with expertise in applying emerging technologies to implement new transportation planning and smart mobility initiatives. This position will serve as a technology lead for AECOM’s central region and work closely with transportation planners and engineers to identify business opportunities in emerging and disruptive transportation technologies, to develop and execute business plans, to lead and conduct consulting projects in the general arena of transportation planning and engineering.
The candidate shall have a good understanding of cutting edge technologies to address mobility and safety challenges including but not limited to: smart mobility initiatives, connected and automated vehicles, big data, emerging mobility services / business models. The ideal candidate will be a forward thinking, creative and self-motivated person who is passionate about future technologies and associated business opportunities.
Additional responsibilities include:
Under general direction, applies advanced skills to the position.
Resolves problems using advanced techniques and procedures.
Ability to plan, organize, and complete assigned tasks.
Maintains and organizes engineering documentation on an enterprise content management system which includes identification and generation of reports.
May be responsible for leading a departmental process as assigned by management.
May orient, train, assign, and check the work of lower level employees.
BA/BS + 4 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Bachelor in Engineering or Urban Planning, or a related field;
10 years of professional experiences including 5 years of management and business development experience.
Experience in transportation planning, traffic engineering, Intelligent Transportation System (ITS), system engineering, project development, business development.
Experience in leading and mentoring staff to develop a highly-responsive, creative, high-morale workforce.
Strong presentation and communication skills with the ability to work in a politically sensitive environment and convey complex and technical information to the client and the public.
Excellent writing skills to deliver business proposals, project plans etc.
A collaborative personality and high approachability and a passion for working with different teams.
The Preferred Candidate will have:
An advanced degree (Masters or Doctorate) in Engineering or Urban Planning, or a related field;
More than 15 years of professional experiences including 5 years of management and business development experience.
Demonstrated working experience in emerging transportation technologies.
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.
Job Category Engineering - Systems
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 229286BR
Additional Locations US - Albuquerque, NM - 6501 Americas Parkway NE, US - Austin, TX - 9400 Amberglen Boulevard, US - Chicago, IL - 303 E Wacker Drive, US - Colorado Springs, CO - 2315 Briargate Parkway, US - Columbus, OH - 277 West Nationwide Blvd, US - Dallas, TX - 13355 Noel Road, US - Greenwood Village, CO - 6200 South Quebec Street, US - Houston, TX - 19219 Katy Freeway, US - Murray, UT - 756 East Winchester Street, US - Southfield, MI - 27777 Franklin Road
Clearance Required No
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.