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AECOM Senior Traffic Engineer in Jackson, Mississippi

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.

Job Description

Job Summary/Responsibilities:

  • Lead traffic signal & lighting design and/or traffic capacity analysis for Major Projects

  • Microsimulation modeling

  • Application of innovative technologies to projects

  • Freeway / Intersection alternative evaluations

  • Traffic data analysis

  • Safety assessments and corridor reviews

  • Traffic impact studies

  • Route location planning and feasibility studies

  • Design of traffic control devices

  • Candidates are expected to apply their technical training to develop solutions, be willing to work within a multidisciplinary group, and mentor younger staff

  • Experience leading traffic studies and working with design teams on large projects is preferred


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field

  • Minimum of 8 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of education and experience

  • Organizational skills including the ability to communicate with clients and agencies both verbally and through written correspondence are a must

  • Professional Engineer license in MS or ability to obtain one in 6 months.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent

  • 15+ years of relevant experience

  • Experience in business development activities including preparing and firm marketing

  • Experience in MDOT projects proposals project proposals

  • Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE), or the ability to sit for the exam within 6 months

  • Road Safety Professional (RSP), or the ability to sit for the exam within 6 months

  • Experience in traffic operational analysis including traffic projections, analysis, and simulation; traffic safety analysis, traffic signal warrants, traffic signal and pedestrian crossing control system analysis, and design; and traffic signing and pavement marking analysis and design

  • The right balance of management, technical skills, and experience serving internal and external clients

  • Familiar with or knowledge of: MicroStation, Synchro, VISSIM, TransCAD or other similar applications

Additional Information

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

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. 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.

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.

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.

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: J10073082

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering