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Principal Transport Modeller

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Company AECOM

Job Title: Principal Transport Modeller

JobID: 23339-1216771

Location: Edinburgh, GBR

Description: **Business Line** Transportation

**Position Title** Principal Transport Modeller

United Kingdom - Scotland


**Job Summary**

Principal Transport Modeller, Various Locations, UK

What we do:

“One of the really great things I enjoy working with AECOM is that in my daily work I encounter a wide range of problems, and am given the freedom to experiment and innovate to find a solution. I feel that I am making a difference.”

This is what we do in the Transport Planning and Modelling team. In the spirit of AECOM working to ‘deliver a better world’ we are working to improve the transport of today for a better tomorrow. Whether we are assessing the impact of town development on a transport network or identifying synergies and inter-dependencies between schemes; we are working collaboratively with the rest of our 400+ transport planning colleagues across UK and Ireland to create innovative solutions to challenges in planning better transport systems for our clients and the society at large.

We have:

+ A strong team of experts to work with and learn from

+ A variety of different teams and opportunities within AECOM for whatever career pathway you want to take

+ Exciting projects (some not so exciting, let’s be honest) to work on ranging from local, national and international problems to solve to keep you busy, including the development, maintenance and update of a large number of local and regional the Transport Models

+ A flexible working policy – work/life balance is the key! We are keen to have on board full and part-time colleagues, continuing career development of returning to a professional career after a break, and are happy to look at a range of different working patterns.

+ Dedicated mentors to help support you in your future development

+ A Sports & Social Club, offering a wide variety of activities for individual and families

+ A comprehensive internal training programme to teach you what you may want to learn but haven’t had the chance to yet

**Minimum Requirements**

As a Principal Consultant you need to:

+ Manage a small team, impart your wisdom and support and mentor the team effectively;

+ Handle the project management of medium size projects and produce competitive proposals to help keep the team busy and happy;

+ Meet clients, work with them to understand their challenges, help solve their problems and deliver their projects successfully and within budget;

+ Manage budgets;

+ Have an analytical mind and background

+ Have knowledge and experience in transport modelling and forecasting and experience in appraisal and evaluation of transport proposals;

+ Have used and have great knowledge of transport software packages e.g. SATURN, PARAMICS, CUBE, EMME, VISSIM, TUBA and spreadsheet modelling to name a few;

+ Be good at managing your time to ensure you meet those pesky deadlines;

+ Have strong technical and report writing skills;

+ Be able to explain technical concepts to others, especially our graduates and anyone else who may ask.

**Preferred Qualifications**

It would be great if you had:

* Membership or working towards membership of a chartered professional institution such as CIHT, TPS, CILT or ICE

* A Master’s degree or PhD in Transport Planning or related subject/social based discipline​

**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.


_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Planning_

**_Business Group_** _Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)_

**_Country_** _United Kingdom_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _173922BR_

_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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