AECOM Entry Level Traffic Engineer in New York, New York

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Entry Level Traffic Engineer

United States of America - New York

New York

Job Summary

The Transportation Planning Department of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Entry Level Traffic Engineer for immediate employment in the New York City office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an academic or working knowledge in Traffic Engineering, specific to traffic analysis using industry software. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The incumbent can look forward to projects including traffic planning, data analysis and traffic analysis.

This position will be a key member of the Transportation Planning Department in the NYC office, responsible for supporting traffic planning/engineering projects in the NYC metro area. Candidate will assist in the continued growth of the transportation planning business. Will support the development of presentations to client or agency representatives from time to time. Will also interact with multi-discipline and multi-office teams within AECOM. Must be able to work effectively in team situations and establish strong relationships with other teams where overlap of client project work exists.

Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Perform analytical tasks including traffic data collection and data manipulation

  • Perform traffic analysis on roadway networks and perform capacity analysis on roadway networks

  • Perform traffic analysis on roadway networks using transportation planning/engineering software including simulation

  • Prepare written reports and presentations of project findings that support moving projects into design

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in civil/transportation engineering or related area of study

  • Must have working knowledge and understanding of industry related analyses and development criteria/concepts

  • Must be able to develop documents in MS Office

  • Position requires effective time-management, written communications skills, analytical, and interpersonal skills. Successful candidate will be articulate with professional presence, with solid decision-making, planning and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master in Transportation/traffic Engineering

  • Able to develop documents in AutoCAD

  • Working knowledge of MS Access database and/or GIS

  • Experience in applying criteria and design guidelines/standards (HCM, MUTCD, AASHTO, ITE) for infrastructure based studies/projects to identify and evaluate alternatives

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.

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Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Group

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180028BR

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.