AECOM Senior Traffic Modeller - LINSIG/TRANSYT & VISSIM in Croydon, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Surrey, Croydon

Job Summary

We are currently expanding our Traffic Team in Greater London, and currently have a vacancy for a Senior Traffic Modeller with qualifications relevant to transportation and experience in local traffic modelling and analysis.

The team is located in Croydon which is one of the fastest growing areas in London with excellent transport links and is only 12 minutes to Central London. Our modern office has a multi-disciplinary design and planning capability.

The role will suit individuals who want to develop their career in traffic modelling and share our enthusiasm to support our expanding workload and clients. We would consider the role on either a full or part-time basis and are happy to look at a range of different working patterns.

Our Traffic team is involved in a number of high profile projects with a variety of clients in the UK and Middle East. A selection of our current and recent projects includes:

  • Southwark Highways and Professional Services Contract

  • Transport for London

  • Thames Tideway Tunnel

  • London Highway Alliance Contract

  • High Speed 2

  • Sheffield Supertram

  • London Tramlink

Job Duties

  • Take a lead role on traffic studies, taking responsibility for the contributions of junior staff as appropriate

  • Act as a Project Manager on small-medium size projects

  • Preparation of fee proposals for manager approval and contribute to major bids

  • Working with clients and assisting with client meetings and presentations

  • Establish strong working relationships with other disciplines within AECOM and external organisations where required

  • Manage sub-consultants to produce deliverables against agreed timescales and in line with budget.

  • Share knowledge and support team managers in mentoring junior staff

  • Help to grow the Croydon office traffic modelling team

  • Support project and business development activities

  • Familiar with relevant Health and Safety regulations and to promote a culture of awareness within the team

Specific Skills Required:

  • Expert user of LINSIG/TRANSYT and VISSIM

  • Ability to interrogate modelling outputs and assess scheme impacts

  • Knowledge of TfL’s Modelling Guidelines and Model Audit Process

  • Good numerical and analytical skills

  • Good report writing skills

  • Knowledge of data collection requirements and techniques

  • Proficient user of MS Excel and Word

  • Experience with UTC-VISSIM

  • Experience in pedestrian modelling

  • Experience in using GIS packages

  • Knowledge / experience of undertaking concept, preliminary or detailed design, especially traffic signal schemes

Minimum Requirements

  • Evidence of project management and client facing work

  • Demonstrate experience and good understanding in local network modelling using modelling packages: LINSIG and VISSIM (with VIS-VAP)

  • Experience of model calibration and validation techniques and criteria

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree or Master qualification in an analytical subject such as: Engineering, Mathematics or Geography or equivalent

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180441BR

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.