Traffic Engineer in Raleigh, NC at Atkins North America, Inc.

Date Posted: 12/26/2019

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Job Description

Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

At Atkins, we offer our employees more than just a job; we offer an opportunity to shape the world for generations to come through innovative and sound design. Few companies can rival the size and diversity of our projects - we plan, design and enable solutions.

Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Raleigh, North Carolina office as a Traffic Engineer.

Job responsibilities:

Under the direction of senior engineer/project manager, Traffic Engineer may perform the following:

•Conduct traffic analysis using HCS, Synchro, SIDRA, VISSIM, Transmodeler or other micro simulation model
•Traffic forecasting
•Safety analysis
•Perform complex calculation, prepare reports and graphics
•Support the team on other traffic engineering related roles

Specific skills:

•Experience with traffic impact studies and crash analysis
•Knowledge of signal timing and traffic signal design
•Ability to conduct intersection and corridor studies
•Knowledge of local agency and national standards
•Ability to work independently and in a flexible, team environment

Minimum qualifications:

•Experience in evaluating traffic operations
•Prior experience with traffic engineering, traffic operation analysis and traffic forecasting
•Proficiency with Synchro, Microstation, CORSIM, SIDRA, VISSIM and/or TransCAD
•Typical incumbent has 2+ years’ experience within the field of traffic engineering
•Excellent communication skills including verbal and written
•E.I. or EIT is usually desired