Senior Traffic Engineer - New England

    • AECOM Corp. - Worldwide
  • Chelmsford, MA
  • Posted 56 days ago | Updated 9 hours ago


On Site
USD 100,000.00 - 150,000.00 per year
Full Time


Business development
Proposal writing
Civil engineering

Job Details

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world's most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

As part of our growth, we are seeking a Senior Traffic Engineer to support our New England Traffic Engineering team on a variety of interesting projects of varying sizes and scopes. This is a great opportunity to get a range of experience to expand your career, while also having an opportunity to mentor more junior Engineers.

This role can be based out of any of our New England Offices: Chelmsford, MA; Boston, MA; Manchester, NH; Rocky Hill, CT; Providence, RI with occasional travel to our Chelmsford office.

The responsibilities of the Senior Traffic Engineer role include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage Traffic Tasks - prepare scopes and fees; manage staffing, schedule, changes, issues, quality, and budget

  • Participate in client project meetings

  • Support business development efforts - get involved in professional organizations, meet new potential clients, and support proposal development

  • Coordinate and collaborate closely with Transportation Planners and Civil Engineers working on multi-disciplinary projects

  • Develop Traffic Engineering plans, specifications and estimates (PS&E) including signs, pavement markings, traffic signals, roundabouts, and traffic management plans/temporary traffic control

  • Perform construction services for Traffic Engineering projects - review submittals, respond to requests for information, offer field advice, etc.

  • Prepare technical reports, various traffic and parking studies, as well as transportation planning studies.

  • Support design-bid-build and design-build projects

  • Stay up-to-date on new technologies and industry trends

  • Mentor junior Traffic Engineers


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or directly related field and 6 years of Traffic Engineering experience or demonstrated equivalency of education and/or experience

  • Professional Engineer (PE) License

Preferred Qualifications

  • 8+ years of experience

  • Strong communication and writing skills

  • Adaptive Signal Control, Transit Signal Priority, and other traffic signal technology experience

  • Experience using traffic simulation software, such as VISSIM

  • Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE) Certifiication

Additional Information

Relocation assistance is not available for this role.

We are interested in every qualified candidate eligible to work in the United States. Permanent residency sponsorship is available for current OPT, F1 or H1-B visa holders in the United States.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $100,000.00 - $150,000.00.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle - from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We're the world's trusted global infrastructure firm, and we're in this together - your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you'll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm - access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10103854

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid