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AECOM Transportation / Technology Engineer in Middleton, Wisconsin

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a self-motivated Transportation / Technology Engineer for employment within our Technology Department in Austin or Houston, TX offices and/or other U.S locations. The position provides the opportunity to work on exciting, challenging, and high-profile innovative transportation projects.

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.

The Technology/Transportation Engineer will be responsible for supporting technology related projects that involve smart mobility, connected and automated vehicles, intelligent transportation systems (ITS), data management and analysis, electrification, and other emerging transportation technology. Additionally, there will be opportunities to work on arterial traffic management systems, technology pilot deployments, and traffic engineering. Join a team of experienced innovative experts to develop and apply new and emerging technology solutions to transportation.

The position targets those with existing experience in transportation engineering and/or planning and will report to senior transportation or project management staff.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of a team and independently in evaluating and applying Transportation Engineering principles, standards, and criteria

  • Assist in agency coordination and emerging technology / ITS planning and design projects. Projects may involve advanced transportation technology, connected and automated vehicle pilots, smart mobility, electric vehicles, broadband communications, ITS devices, and other innovative solutions.

  • Work on a wide range of projects and tasks and assist with field reviews, field research, evaluations, data collection, data analysis, graphics, maps, drawings, visual aids, data presentation, and report development

  • Support ITS systems engineering analysis, design, construction plan development, specifications, quantities, estimates

  • Perform traffic engineering tasks such as traffic impact studies, traffic analysis software and simulation modeling, traffic signal design, traffic signal timing, street light design, air/noise modeling, data analysis, before/after evaluation studies

  • Analyze crash data to identify crash patterns and probable causes, develop collision and condition diagrams. conduct predictive safety analysis

  • Participate in transportation planning assignments, corridor studies, and safety studies

  • Prepare technical reports, provide project meeting support, and perform other duties as required

  • Interact directly with clients at project meetings and with other disciplines such as roadway, drainage, structures, geotech, water, and environment to coordinate design

  • Prepare technical memorandums, papers, and presentations for clients and/or internal distribution

  • Represent AECOM at conferences and professional organizations

  • Mentor and provide guidance to entry level engineers

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Efficiently manage multiple tasks and responsibilities

  • Good communication skills and team spirit

  • Work in a collaborative fast paced team environment

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS in Civil or Transportation Engineering plus 4 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • P.E. License in Texas or other US states

  • Master’s degree in related engineering discipline

  • Five plus years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Experience in traffic operational analysis including traffic projections, analysis, and simulation using Synchro/ SimTraffic, HCS, and VISSIM

  • Knowledge of safety analysis using HSM

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Interest in emerging technology

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

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 266405BR

Additional Locations US - Houston, TX - 19219 Katy Freeway, US - Middleton, WI - 1350 Deming Way, US - Milwaukee, WI - 1555 N Rivercenter Drive

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.

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