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AECOM Mid-Level Traffic Engineer in New York, New York

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.

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.

Job Description

The Traffic Engineer will perform and conduct Traffic Planning studies of major infrastructure including highways, streets and transitways. Traffic analysis tasks include:

  • conducts medium to large scale traffic impact studies

  • performs data collection, data analysis/cleaning

  • develops balanced flow diagrams for vehicles, pedestrians and non-motorized transport

  • performs traffic analysis using industry software (HCS/Synchro/Vissim)

  • prepares reports of results that supports the development of infrastructure/design improvements

Additional duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Performing specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathering and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Working on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.

  • Proposing approach to solve new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.

  • Identifying discrepancies in results.

  • Providing guidance to entry level engineers.

  • Performing work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision.

  • Independently performing all the tasks necessary to complete primary traffic conceptual design

  • elements for engineering works.

  • Performing at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position.

  • Additional tasks/duties as assigned.


Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS in Engineering plus 4 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications

  • MS in Traffic or Civil Engineering

  • Familiarity and experience with the following software:

  • HSC/Synchro/Vissim

  • Familiarity and experience with NY and NJ transportation agencies

  • Excellent communications skills written and verbal

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship is available for this role.

  • Relocation is not available for this role

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

  • Offered rate of compensation (New York City locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $90,000 - $140,000.

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: J10083572

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid