AECOM Analytics & Simulation Consultant in Perth, Australia

Australia - Western Australia, Perth

Job Summary

AECOM Perth office is seeking an entry level Analytics & Simulation Consultant.

As a member of the Analytics & Simulation team you will work closely with engineers, drafters, and project administrators throughout the AECOM Australia business.

External to the business this position has regular contact with clients and contractors in a wide range of industries.

You will be part of an experienced team responsible for developing discrete event simulation models (particularly in the transport and resources sectors); conducting data reduction and applying statistical analysis on existing systems to provide input data for simulation models; using these models to test ‘what-if’ scenarios and preparing reports for customers.

A self-motivating and inquisitive individual would best suit this role with a combination of on-the-job and self-paced training will be provided on software the team uses.

Minimum Requirements

  • A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn, and a desire to work in a dynamic deadline drive environment

  • The following exposure would be highly desirable:

  • Discrete event modelling

  • Computer programming

  • Web development

  • Knowledge of other operations research and optimisation techniques

  • This role involves regular contact with clients so very good interpersonal skills with an ability to focus on client requirements is a must

  • Strong analytical and data manipulation skills.

  • Quality and productivity in execution of duties and responsibilities as outlined above

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualification in Mathematics/Computer Science or Engineering or similar numerate discipline;

  • 0-5 years' experience.

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.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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 Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199974BR

Clearance Required 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.