The Assistant Engineer performs traffic signal timing engineering work including analyzing data, creating calibrated traffic models, developing, implementing, and fine-tuning new signal timing parameters to meet client goals. This position utilizes state of the art tools and data sets to perform engineering work.
What you will be doing:
Independently analyze, assess, and interpret data, conditions, and systems to plan and execute traffic signal retiming projects, covering the data collection phase through the project reporting phase
Develop and implement strategies for improving arterial traffic flow and safety, prepare the development of system performance measurement tools, standard operating policies/procedures, deficiency reports and mitigation plans, coordinate with local agencies related to the operation and maintenance of traffic signals and arterial systems
Use and apply engineering tools available such as TSM&O performance monitoring platforms and signal performance measures (SPM) platforms
Interact professionally and respectfully with clients and citizens to ensure high levels of satisfaction
Apply and Maintain knowledge of ATMS platforms, controller hardware and software, signal timing optimization software, and analysis software to ensure technical competence
Periodically participate in coordination meetings and consults with other staff
Closely coordinate with our department groups as needed
Travel, as required, to participate in retiming deployments. Length of travel will depend on specific assignments and the successful completion of your responsibilities
What you need to be successful in this role:
Bachelor's Degree (four-year college or technical school) Required, Field of Study: Civil Engineering, Transportation Planning, Electrical Engineering, or related field
Engineers In Training (EIT) preferred
Minimum three (3) years of experience in transportation/planning or related field
Familiar with tools such as Synchro, Sim Traffic, VISSIM (multi-model traffic flow simulation software package), AutoCAD, MicroStation, etc.
Iteris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITI) is a pioneer and leader in smart mobility, providing industry-leading technologies and services that help cities, states and commercial enterprises achieve safer, smarter and more sustainable transportation systems. From AI-powered sensors and connected vehicle technologies at the intersection to powerful cloud-based software solutions, and a broad range of consulting services – from intelligent transportation system (ITS) planning, design and engineering to staffing and operations, and much more – Iteris is the only company positioned to deliver the future of smart mobility. And we want YOU to join us on this important journey!
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