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AECOM Emerging Technology / ITS Project Manager (Remote) in Fairfax, Virginia

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

As the Emerging Technology / ITS Project Manager at AECOM, you will play a key role in managing projects that optimize revenue through intelligent transportation systems, focusing on tolling and road user charging technologies located in Fairfax, VA (Remote). Reporting directly to the Emerging Technology/ITS Revenue Lead, you will coordinate project activities, manage resources, oversee budgets, and ensure that project milestones are met on schedule. Your effective management skills will support the seamless integration of innovative technologies into transportation infrastructure projects across the West Coast.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the planning, execution, and closure of ITS projects to ensure they are completed on time, within scope, and within budget.

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects.

  • Define project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.

  • Manage resource allocation and develop detailed project plans to track progress.

  • Handle changes to project scope, schedule, and costs using appropriate verification techniques.

  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.

  • Report and escalate to management as needed.

  • Maintain client and stakeholder relationships.

  • Conduct risk management to minimize project risks.

  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors.

  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation.

  • Maintain and expand industry presence including actively participating in professional organizations


Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS + at least 4 years of project management experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

Preferred Qualification:

  • Demonstrated experience in managing ITS projects, specifically in Road User Charging.

  • Solid technical background, with hands-on experience in software development and web technologies.

  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills.

  • Strong organizational skills, including attention to detail and multitasking abilities.

  • Proven leadership capabilities and experience in managing teams.

  • Capacity to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.

Additional Information

  • This position may require up to 30% travel.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $94,000.00 - $170,000.00.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have 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.

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.

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

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

ReqID: J10108995

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: Remote