AECOM Entry Level Traffic/ITS Engineer in Houston, Texas
United States of America - Texas, Houston
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Traffic/ITS Engineer for employment in the Houston, TX office.
Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Executes engineering assignments such as preparing reports, analyzing data, estimating project costs, modeling traffic patterns, creating graphics and presentations, and more
Exercises judgment in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives
Collects and analyzes data under the supervision of an experienced engineer including site visits
Builds trusting working relationships with clients and colleagues
Builds analytic and design skills
Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an experienced engineer
Creates designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in traffic or transportation engineering or other related field
Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software
Excellent communication, critical thinking, and technical writing skills
Good communication, critical thinking, and technical writing skills
1+ Experience in the areas of developing roadway traffic plans, ITS plans, and performing traffic analysis
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) preferred
Knowledge of traffic engineering concepts
Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as of MicroStation, Synchro, VISSIM)
Research and apply new technologies in the industry, such as big data, data analytics, and connected / automated vehicles
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. 206809BR
Clearance Required 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.