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Senior Modeller - VISSIM


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Location: Croydon
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Highways & Transport
Category: Design / Development Jobs
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United Kingdom - Surrey, Croydon

Job Summary

We currently require a Senior Traffic Modeller to join our team in Croydon. Croydon 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. With our “Freedom to Grow policy”, we offer agile and flexible working options that allow you to manage your work-life balance.

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 the 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 in traffic modelling studies, taking responsibility for the contributions and management 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 the 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

Minimum Requirements

Degree or Masters qualification in an analytical subject i.e.Engineering, Mathematics or Geography or equivalent

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

Person Specification

*

Safeguard - To operate ethically and with integrity, while prioritising safety and security in all that you do

*

Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability

*

Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.

*

Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic

*

Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities

Experience

*

Evidence of project management and client-facing work

*

Demonstrate experience and good understanding in local network modelling using modelling packages: LINSIG, TRANSYT and

VISSIM (with VIS-VAP)

* Experience of model calibration and validation techniques and criteria

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with UTC-VISSIM

*

Experience with strategic modelling packages

*

Experience in pedestrian modelling

*

Experience in using GIS packages

*

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

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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 - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 220727BR

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.
United Kingdom - Surrey, Croydon

Job Summary

We currently require a Senior Traffic Modeller to join our team in Croydon. Croydon 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. With our “Freedom to Grow policy”, we offer agile and flexible working options that allow you to manage your work-life balance.

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 the 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 in traffic modelling studies, taking responsibility for the contributions and management 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 the 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

Minimum Requirements

Degree or Masters qualification in an analytical subject i.e.Engineering, Mathematics or Geography or equivalent

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

Person Specification

*

Safeguard - To operate ethically and with integrity, while prioritising safety and security in all that you do

*

Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability

*

Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.

*

Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic

*

Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities

Experience

*

Evidence of project management and client-facing work

*

Demonstrate experience and good understanding in local network modelling using modelling packages: LINSIG, TRANSYT and

VISSIM (with VIS-VAP)

* Experience of model calibration and validation techniques and criteria

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with UTC-VISSIM

*

Experience with strategic modelling packages

*

Experience in pedestrian modelling

*

Experience in using GIS packages

*

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

#LI-SM1

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 - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 220727BR

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.
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