CH2M Transport Modeler and Traffic Operations Specialist-Chicago, IL in Chicago, Illinois

To support transportation projects and have a hand in transforming tomorrow.

As a Transport Modeler and Traffic Operations Specialist, you will be working with a specialized team of consultants developing and implementing travel demand models and traffic operations analysis for multi-modal transportation projects. You will apply modelling processes and procedures to estimate traffic flows using mathematical techniques using specialized computer applications. The candidate will prepare and execute travel models and traffic operations software applications to support project planning and alternatives evaluations for complex projects. The candidate will analyze and interpret complex traffic data to show and demonstrate the impact on today’s urban and inter urban transportation issues. In addition, the candidate will develop simulations, presentation and publications. If you’re up for the challenge, we’ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • 1-3 years of professional experience in transportation planning, travel demand modeling, and modeling-related planning applications.

  • BS degree in Civil Engineering, Planning or closely related degree.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Understanding and knowledge of travel demand software packages, particularly TransCAD, EMME and Cube/Voyager is desired.

  • The candidate should have a working knowledge and understanding of traffic operations principles and the highway capacity manual procedures.

  • Working experience particularly with TransCAD and programming in GISDK is desired and a plus.

  • Experience with traffic operations planning packages such as HCM, SYNCHRO and VISSIM is preferred.

  • Working knowledge and skills of statistical analysis and data processing, especially as it relates to travel demand model development and travel behaviors.

  • Strong quantitative and interpretive abilities is required. Numerate with data analysis skills and competency in data analysis packages, such as MS Excel & MS Access

  • Working skills in ArcGIS and GIS mapping is desired.

  • Working knowledge of computer programming languages (Python, Java, and VBA). Programming in VB in MS Excel and Access is a plus.

  • Good communications skills and the ability to work independently or as part of a team

  • Organized and goal oriented

At CH2M, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M. Ready? Let’s get to work. CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.