Traffic Engineer - Simulation Specialist at Michael Baker International in Alpharetta, Georgia

Posted in General Business 6 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Michael Baker International is a leading provider of engineering, development, intelligence and technology solutions with global reach and mobility. The firm offers a comprehensive range of innovative services and solutions in support of federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of private development and commercial clients. Michael Baker International’s focus is on the safety and security of people across the world through planning and engineering improvements to infrastructure and the environment, and through protection of our quality of life and freedom in support of national and international security. With more than $1 billion in annual revenue, Michael Baker International has more than 5,000 employees in over 80 offices located across the U.S. and internationally, and is ranked as the 26th largest design firm in the U.S. by Engineering News Record (ENR).
Michael Baker International’s Mission is to make a difference by providing innovative solutions to sustain the future and further the safety, security and quality of life for people across the globe by providing the highest level of expertise, unmatched quality and effective project teams for a diverse range of projects and clients.
Michael Baker International offers excellent benefit packages that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Additional Paid Time Off, Flex-Time, 401-K Retirement Plan, Tuition Reimbursement and Employee Credit Union. To learn more, please visit us on the web at www.mbakerintl.com . Michael Baker International is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran/e-Verify Employer


WHO WE ARE
Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.

TRANSPORTATION PRACTICE
Consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20 transportation firm, Michael Baker International offers clients an integrated team of professionals versed in all aspects of transportation planning, design, permitting, and construction management and inspection. In addition, Michael Baker International is a recognized leader in the practical aspects of operating and maintaining a safe and efficient transportation infrastructure.

DESCRIPTION
Michael Baker International is seeking a Traffic Engineer to join our Alpharetta, GA team. Under direct supervision, the successful candidate will assist Project Managers and Design Build Leaders with the preparation of transportation microsimulation models, traffic engineering analyses, transportation studies, and traffic related design plans. Specific duties will include:


  • Building, running, calibrating and evaluating VISSIM Microsimulation models
  • Conducting technical analyses
  • Preparing technical reports
  • Preparing transportation-related plans and graphics
  • Collecting field data, traffic counts, and other research
  • Preparing quantities and construction cost estimates
  • Traveling to job sites for site visits, data collection, and meetings, as required
  • Providing technical support for meetings
  • Other duties as directed by senior staff


PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or Planning
  • 5-10 years of experience in traffic engineering or transportation planning
  • Extensive knowledge of traffic simulation software, including VISSIM, Transmodeler, Simtraffic.
  • Knowledge of traffic analysis software, including HCS and Synchro
  • Computer knowledge/experience with Microstation and Microsoft Office Suite is a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL EEO STATEMENT
Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.