1+ months

Senior Traffic Project Manager

Atlanta, GA 30303
Be involved in projects with our Traffic Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
 
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
 
WSP USA is seeking talented and motivated individuals to help us meet our clients’ goals and objectives, solve infrastructure challenges, contribute to some of the Atlanta region’s most iconic projects, and positively transform our community. 
 
As part of this search, we are seeking a Senior Traffic Project Manager to join our thriving transportation practice in Atlanta, Georgia! 
 
Position Description: 
  • This position will be an important hire to help grow our Traffic Engineering practice. Position will report to Department Head and serve as project lead for transportation and traffic engineering projects,  Expectation is that the ideal candidate will also lead a team of traffic staff.
  • The candidate should have experience working in groups and have a desire to participate in collaborative, multi-disciplinary environment as the traffic engineering group in our Atlanta office works closely with the planning, environmental, and roadway design groups. The candidate should have initiative and a strong desire for learning and sharing knowledge, as he/she will be supervising entry level staff.
  • The successful candidate will work on transportation and traffic engineering tasks and projects including:
  • ITS & Signal Design
  • Intersection and corridor operational analysis
  • Signal operations evaluation and recommendations
  • Traffic forecasting/projections
  • Traffic modeling
  • Technical report/traffic study preparation
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Other duties as required by business needs
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
 

Requirements

Required Qualifications
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering, Planning or related field from accredited university
  • 10+ years of progressive traffic design/analysis/modeling experience
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) in Georgia
  • Understanding and familiarity with GDOT Traffic Forecasting Standards
  • Experience in ITS & Signal Design, including CADD software (Microstation, Bentley)
  • Hands-on experience with traffic engineering and modeling software, including Synchro/Sim Traffic and VISSIM
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Must be able to work in the United States immediately
Preferred Qualifications
  • M.S. in Civil Engineering / Transportation Engineering / Planning from accredited university
  • Certification as Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE)
  • Experience in traffic signal design
  • Knowledge of Advanced Traffic Signal Performance Metrics
  • Experience with Traffic Signal Controller software such as Centracs, TACTICS and MaxTime/MaxView
  • Knowledge and experience with any of the following software: HCS+, VISSIM, VISUM, Vistro, GuidSign, SignCAD, Arcady, ArcGIS, Sidra, Rodel, Microsoft Access, SQL, Oracle, ITS Architecture Software (SET-IT and ARC-IT).
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Other duties as required by business needs
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
 
About WSP USA
 
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
 
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
 
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
 
WSP USA (and all of its US companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status
 
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

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Posted: 2021-01-27 Expires: 2021-05-22

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