AECOM Senior Traffic Engineer in Ocoee, Florida
United States of America - Florida, Ocoee
AECOM is seeking a Senior Traffic Engineer based in Orlando or Fort Lauderdale, Florida. AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Transportation Engineer to provide in-house consulting services with Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise. The candidate will be part of a dynamic team, working on a wide variety of high-profile projects across Florida. This candidate will have the opportunity to bring original ideas and be at the forefront of planning and design that support future transportation improvements on existing roadways and new corridors. This position allows the candidate to explore and conduct analysis in connected/automated vehicles, managed lanes, innovative designs, and multi-resolution applications.
The successful candidate will serve as a task leader on various projects with an opportunity to supervise junior-level traffic design and operations professionals. Strong emphasis will be placed on technical experience, high-quality deliverables, writing and communication skills, and the ability to lead tasks and ensure delivery excellence with respect to budget and schedule. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established traffic design/operation-oriented career in a variety of transportation projects.
At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunities 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.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
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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.
Senior Traffic Engineer Responsibilities:
Perform transportation planning assignments including micro-simulation, corridor studies, safety studies, Interchange Access Request (IAR) documentation and Transportation System Management and Operations (TSM&O) studies.
Coordinate with other technical disciplines including conceptual design, environmental management, traffic operations, right of way and others to develop recommendations for proposed improvements.
Evaluate and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria in performing traffic analysis on roadway networks.
Knowledge and experience with dynamic traffic assignment and multi-resolution modeling in VISUM/VISSIM.
Prepare written reports and presentations of project findings that support Project Development and Environment (PD&E) studies, Design/Concept projects, signal warrant analysis and corridor retiming studies.
BS Civil Engineering and ten (10) plus years experience in traffic engineering or related field or demonstrated experience and/or education
Professional Engineering License
8 plus years of experience in traffic engineering studies, safety studies, traffic operational studies, safety studies, traffic operational studies, signal timing and PD@E traffic studies
Experience with traffic operational analysis software such as HCS, SYNCHRO, and VISSIM.
Experience in dynamic traffic assignment and multi-resolution modeling in VISUM/VISSIM
Experience in safety analysis such as HSM, SPICE, ISATe and IHSMD
MS in Civil Engineering
Knowledge of FDOT’s policies/procedures related to traffic engineering and familiarity with associated reference manuals such as MUTS Manual, Traffic engineering Manual, Traffic Analysis Manual, Signal Timing Manual, Highway Capacity Manual, MUTCD, Florida Design Manual, and Highway and Safety Manual, Interchange Access Request User Guide, etc.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and experience making presentations to clients
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Civil
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 255027BR
Additional Locations US - Pompano Beach, FL - Florida's Turnpike Enterprise
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.