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AECOM Senior Traffic Project Manager in Chelmsford, Massachusetts

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

AECOM is seeking a Senior Traffic Project Manager for our New England Region. This is a hybrid office/remote role which can be based out of any of our offices in the area: Chelmsford, MA; Boston, MA; Manchester, NH; Rocky Hill, CT or Providence, RI.

Our Senior Traffic Project Manager is a newly created role to handle our growing business in New England and will also support other areas in the East Region. In this role, you will support the New England Traffic Discipline Manager in managing traffic projects and client relations.

In this role, you can expect to:

  • Manage Traffic projects – prepare and negotiate scopes and fees; manage tasks, staffing, schedule, changes, issues, quality, budget, and project financials.

  • Lead project meetings; act as client point of contact.

  • Lead business development efforts – get involved in professional organizations, meet new potential clients, and lead proposal development.

  • Oversee Traffic Engineering studies that include traffic generation, simulation/modeling, analyzing crash data sets, and traffic impact analyses.

  • Oversee development of Traffic Engineering plans, specifications and estimates (PS&E) including signs, pavement markings, traffic signals, roundabouts, and traffic management plans/temporary traffic control.

  • Oversee construction services for Traffic Engineering projects - review submittals, respond to requests for information, offer field advice, etc.

  • Support design-bid-build and design-build projects.

  • Stay up-to-date on new technologies and industry trends.

AECOM -Transportation

  • As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient and cost-effective transportation. AECOM’s Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation projects that carry all our communities into the future — safely and reliably.

  • We use our extensive knowledge in planning, designing and managing transportation systems — as well as restoring and replacing aging infrastructure — to help our public and private clients find smarter, more advanced ways to move people across cities, countries and continents.

  • Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society


Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS in Civil Engineering or relevant degree with a focus on transportation and 10+ years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and education.

  • 2+ years of project management experience

  • Current PE License

  • Valid Driver's License with a good driving record

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years managing projects

  • Master's degree is beneficial

  • Certification in project management (i.e. - PMP or similar)

  • Strong client relationship building skills

  • Strong communication and writing skills

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Experience with and knowledge of New England DOT procedures and practices

  • Adaptive Signal Control, Transit Signal Priority, and other traffic signal technology experience is preferred

  • Experience with data platforms such as RITIS or Streetlight Data is preferred

  • PTOE preferred

Additional Information

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

Sponsorship is available for this role.

Relocation is not available for this role.

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: J10085393

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: Hybrid