Jacobs is a global provider of technical, professional and scientific services including engineering, architecture, construction, operations and project management.
with four world-class engineering delivery centers in Mumbai, and one each in Delhi, Hyderabad, Noida and Kolkata.
About the opportunity
As a Principal Transport Planner, competent in microscopic / mesoscopic transport modelling and junction modelling packages.
He / she will be responsible for quality project delivery. Good understanding of transport planning GDC business area and should be a team player as well as task manager.
Exhibits clear progression towards a technical career path. Ensure clean delivery with close coordination with lead office project manager, delivery team and project reviewer.
Serve as an expert within transport planning discipline with specialized depth and / or breadth of expertise in VISSIM and other microscopic / mesoscopic modelling software
Interpret internal or external business issues and recommend best practices
Solves complex problems; take a broad perspective to identify different solutions; guide others in resolving complex issues in specialized area based on existing solutions and procedures
Able to work independently, with guidance from SME / technical lead in only the most complex situations
Able to lead functional teams or projects.
Take additional responsibility to support smooth functioning of the TP business.
Prepare to be a SME in future.
Master’s degree in Transportation Planning / Engineering
10-14 years of experience with GDC exposure (APAC / UK / ME)
In-depth knowledge and experience in using standard microscopic / mesoscopic transport modelling packages and recognized transport appraisal techniques
Advanced knowledge in VISSIM, demonstrable experience in Linsig / SIDRA software, ability to produce clear, precise and coherent traffic analysis, and reports
Experience with Aimsun, EMME, MapInfo, Cube is preferred
Experience working as a functional team / group lead is desired
Relevant transport modelling experience in other regions (APAC / UK / USA / ME).
Ability to work both as part of a sophisticated multi-disciplinary team as well as possessing the ability to work independently to solve problems.
Capable of working under challenging workload subject to short notice.