• ITS/Traffic Engineer

    Job Locations US-NJ-Morristown
    Requisition ID 2018-10622
    # of Openings
    Civil Engineering
  • Overview

    Louis Berger, a WSP company, has an exciting opening for a Traffic/ITS Engineer to join its transportation team at its global headquarters in Morristown, NJ. This mid or senior level Traffic/ITS Engineer will have the opportunity to support both local and national key projects through responsibilities that include but are not limited to the following:


    • Traffic signal and ITS design
    • Signing / striping layout and design
    • Will be responsible for developing, updating and reviewing design documents, technical specifications and other project related document. More specifically this person will be involved with ITS architecture systems engineering analysis and plans specification and estimates (PS&E) development for freeway arterial (and preferably transit) ITS systems including ITS master plan, active traffic management system for dynamic lane and speed management. Preferably, including all electronic/open road tolling systems, fiber optics and wireless communication systems and local area network power distribution systems
    • Projects will also include field equipment including CCTV camera, dynamic message sign, vehicle detector, weigh-in-motion system, traffic signal interconnect, transit signal priority and SCADA system design
    • Operational analysis of intersections, corridors, interchanges, freeways, and ramps
    • Planning, concept development, and feasibility studies
    • Bicycle and pedestrian facility review and design
    • Traffic data collection
    • Technical writing and report documentation
    • Preparation of engineering design plans, specifications, and cost estimates
    • Providing technical support and task management for transportation projects in New Jersey and New York.


    Required Characteristics, Skills, Education

    • Excellent interpersonal, analytical and communication skills.
    • BS or BE in Civil Engineering or Electrical Engineering from an accredited university.
    • 3-8 years of experience in the fields of traffic and transportation engineering.
    • NJ Professional Engineer License and/or ability to obtain NJ license
    • Working knowledge of traffic engineering software, such as HCS, Synchro & SimTraffic, VISSIM, and/or CORSIM.


    Preferred Characteristic and skills:

    • Familiar with the MUTCD, HCM, AASHTO, ITE guidelines, ADA Accessibility Guidelines and the NJDOT Roadway Design Manual.
    • Experience with AutoCAD, AutoTURN, GuideSIGN, Microstation, and/or GIS.
    • Experience developing bid packages, including plans, construction cost estimates, and technical specifications.
    • Experience and/or ability to perform field work, including site inventories and/or traffic data collection.
    • Experience with site trip generation, operational analysis of intersections and roadways, crash and safety analyses, signal design, and/or signing and striping layout and design.
    • PTOE or eligibility to sit for the PTOE exam.
    • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.


    This is a permanent opportunity with strong growth potential. Because Louis Berger has offices nationwide, the successful candidate should have the willingness to participate on projects in one of the other office or project locations away from the home office site for brief periods when required.


    EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer



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