AECOM Traffic Project Engineer in Oakland, California

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Traffic Project Engineer

United States of America - California


Job Summary

The Transportation Department of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Intelligent Traffic Project Engineer for immediate employment in the Oakland, CA office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an academic and working knowledge in Surface Transportation, planning and design. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The incumbent can look forward to supporting a wide range of planning and preliminary engineering projects for roadway, transit systems, managed lanes, bicycle and pedestrian facilities.

The successful candidate will serve as a project engineer on various projects involving transportation plans, traffic safety and public involvement, and the overall preparation of CEQA and NEPA compliance documents. This position is for a project engineer who will be part of a team that includes planners, engineers, environmental scientists, landscape architects, and other support staff.

Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Perform analytical tasks including data analysis.

  • Interact with multi-discipline and multi office teams.

  • Develop planning documents.

  • Develop and or review preliminary and final designs.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or appropriate discipline

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in transportation planning, traffic and engineering for multimodal transportation projects Progressive traffic engineering experience on Caltrans transportation projects

  • Experience with FHWA, State, and local transportation planning, traffic and environmental processes

  • Strong verbal communication skills and the ability to discuss projects with co-workers, clients, regulatory agency staff, AECOM staff, and the public in meetings and at public events

  • Strong written communication skills and the ability to write concise and readable technical reports and documents

  • Must be highly self-motivated with the ability to successfully multi-task, perform detail oriented work, work independently, and demonstrate effective time management skills

  • Must have a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Registered Professional Engineer in California is desired

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.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Part-time Variable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186819BR

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.