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AECOM Transport Modeller in Sydney, Australia

Job Summary

AECOM’s Transport Advisory Team is looking for passionate and highly skilled Transport Modellers to support the delivery of major projects transport infrastructure projects with key clients in Sydney.

The Role

The role is focused on project delivery and technical excellence to help drive AECOM’s Transport Advisory business and deliver excellent client outcomes which shape the development of our urban environment. You will provide support on some of the largest and most innovative projects in Australia, working with an industry leading team.

The role is to deliver and lead project technical work working either independently or as part of a team. You will have expertise in the use of operational transport modelling packages and experience in the utilisation of mesoscopic and corridor transport modelling packages for the simulation, analysis and assessment of major urban infrastructure projects.

The role will be contributing to the delivery of high-profile infrastructure projects in the transport end market for a broad range of clients, as well as leading or supporting in the development of opportunities (business development) and preparation of bids.

We are seeking a professional at the junior to mid-level, who has developed technical skills in these areas and is keen to continue to learn and grow, to further develop their career, in a professional, supportive environment.

Working at AECOM, a truly global organisation with a significant local presence, this role will give you the opportunity to develop and shape your future career with further development, training, and mentoring.

Minimum Requirements

About You


  • Ability to contribute to and lead the technical delivery on transport modelling projects as well as technical delivery in the specialism as input to larger, multi-disciplinary projects

  • Motivation to advance and transfer skills in the field of transport planning, transport modelling and traffic / transport advisory services and related specialisms.

  • Demonstrated experience in professional services, preferably in consulting

  • Good technical skills and experience in transport planning and transport modelling

  • Experience in using Vissim, Aimsun, Dynameq, SIDRA, LinSig for transport/ traffic modelling simulation

  • Understanding of the theory of modelling principles across meso and micro platforms and their application in a range of scenarios analysing complex real-world problems

  • Big data analysis and data visualisation with Python, Power BI or Tableau

  • Presenting complex information to technical and non-technical clients

  • Working closely with Clients to build trusted relationships

  • Interest and engagement with professional development opportunities

  • Undergraduate degree in related discipline is essential; Postgraduate qualifications are preferred. Further learning and development (including further study) supported.

  • This role provides significant opportunities for personal and professional growth to contribute to training staff; to contribute to technical development across the Transport Advisory Business in ANZ; to develop as a technical expert and provide technical leadership in transport modelling as part of the ANZ / Global technical excellence stream.

Skills and experience

  • Appropriate tertiary/ discipline qualifications

  • Early to mid career transport and traffic modeller / engineer

  • A broad range of technical skills in the field of transport modelling

  • A proven track record in working on major multidisciplinary transport infrastructure projects

  • Experience in communication with clients and stakeholders to deliver technical outcomes

  • Developed project management skills (desirable).

Preferred Qualifications

Appropriate tertiary/ discipline qualifications

What We Offer

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.

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

Job Category Engineering - Transportation - Advisory

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 258571BR

Virtual: 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.