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Job Information

AECOM Senior Transport Planner in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Job Summary

Technical Management

  • Effectively lead and contribute to transport planning and modelling project tasks with an emphasis on the development and application of strategic transport models and micro-simulation models, and provision of modelling input to other transport studies

  • Takes the lead on relevant projects and/or main project tasks

  • Be responsible for delivery relevant project reports

  • Be aware of and adhere to relevant legislation, codes of practice and departmental policies when planning and delivering transport modelling related projects in the region

  • Continuously improve technical and industry knowledge by participating in forums and other industry related programs

  • Research, analyse and report on a range of modelling related projects

  • Prepare and/or provide significant inputs to tender submissions

  • Act as Project Manager or Deputy Project Manager as necessary

  • Develop detailed methodologies together with technical leader

  • Produce guides, case studies and deliver presentations

  • Undertake data recording and analysis tasks

  • Manage and/or contribute to the preparation of client reports, bringing together the contributions from other specialist areas of the business

  • Review internal processes for effectiveness and efficiency and suggest possible areas for improvement where necessary

  • Provide technical support and supervision to junior staff

  • Other duties as required

Minimum Requirements

Business Development Support :

  • Support practice leader in ensuring key strategic relationships with internal and external partners and stakeholders are effectively developed, managed and maintained

  • Provide significant inputs to the preparation of technical and financial bids for major projects in the region and across other business lines

  • Manage, lead and produce technical and financial bids for medium to small size projects in the region and across other business lines

  • Ensure delivery is in line with the Business Line’s corporate objectives, on time and within the agreed budget

  • Effectively represent AECOM to relevant government departments, external agencies and other bodies appropriate to the post

  • Support practice leader in developing and implementing initiatives to enhance AECOM’s Transportation Modelling services offering, product, and supporting infrastructure (e.g. software, modelling tools, capability statement, etc.)

  • Maintain appropriate liaison with the business community, stakeholder and advisory groups

  • Identify and recommend talent within the transport modelling field, and work with the practice leader and Director of SP&A to recruit other transport modellers into the SP&A team to enhance local capabilities and grow the business in accordance with workload

  • Assist practice leader in identifying opportunities and prospects

  • Liaise with other AECOM geographies to maximize the AECOM offering

Preferred Qualifications


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 - Transportation - Planning

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254474BR

Virtual: 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.