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AECOM ITS Engineer in Houston, Texas

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a ITS Engineer based in Houston, TX.

This position will assist with on-going design support of ITS, signal, and illumination projects. This will include but is not limited to support of plan reviews, ITS planning, cost estimations, design task lead, mentoring junior staff on ITS/electrical projects.

  • Serves as a task lead for the development of ITS, illumination and signals design

  • Perform design and calculations both independently and with a team for ITS, illumination, signal, and signing/marking projects

  • Provides guidance and mentorship to entry-level engineers

  • Develop and maintain project schedules

  • Performs work in accordance with the agreed-upon budget and schedule with moderate supervision

  • Independently problem solve items for projects; work with project managers to execute design projects

  • Serve as a technical expert for ITS/electrical projects


Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS + 4 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional Engineer (PE) License preferred

  • 4+ years of traffic engineering experience; FE/EIT certification

  • Experience with ITS system and design principles, standards

  • Prior DOT experience within the United States

  • AGI32 Software experience

  • Experience with Illumination and signal design

  • Prepare technical reports and papers for clients and/or internal distribution

  • Proficient in Microstation, Excel, Word, Google Earth

  • Design experience with fiber and wireless networks, CCTV, DMS

  • Project experience with TxDOT, City agencies

  • Experience with PS&E package preparation for ITS/Illum./Signal designs

Additional Information

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you 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.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.

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.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10088025

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: On-Site