Intelligent Transport Systems Engineer

Mott MacDonald

Location: City of Bristol

Job Type: Full time


Job Description:The technology services Engineering and Consultancy team is part of the Highways Division within the transportation business. We provide client support from feasibility studies through detailed design to post installation analysis for Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS). Mott MacDonald help clients deliver high-quality transport technology solutions across local roads, the highway network, and public transport.

Technology Services are currently growing a highly skilled and customer-focused team in response to an increasing number of secured schemes and potential future opportunities. We require design and engineering skills across the entire ITS spectrum to develop and implement schemes for local, national and international highway projects. Projects range from high profile smart motorways schemes to local equipment installations, such as VMS, CCTV and meteorological stations.

We are seeking an individual who will contribute technically to Mott MacDonald's technology services Engineering and Consultancy team. Your role will primarily be centred around designing and specifying a varied range of ITS projects using your skills and experience to deliver technical excellence to schemes on behalf of our clients.
Candidate Specification:You will most likely have an engineering background with a track record of design input (at any stage of the process) to ITS projects.

You will have a detailed understanding of ITS and/or related technologies, along with a broad insight to developing trends across the transport sector, together with their operational applications to meet client needs.

For this role you will need the following:
  • BEng / BSc (in engineering or related subject) or relevant professional experience
  • A track record in the design of ITS schemes in the UK
  • A good working knowledge of national standards, equipment capabilities and design specifications
  • Working towards Chartership with a relevant institution
Additional desirable elements we would be looking for are:
  • Experience of working with National Highways and UK local authorities
  • Experience of designing major project ITS schemes
  • Experience of working in a collaborative environment
  • Project management experience in an ITS project context
  • Ability to develop relationships and engender trust with clients and partners
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong sense of initiative
  • Sector 8 Accreditation

One of the largest employee-owned companies in the world, Mott MacDonald is a multisector consultancy providing engineering, management, and development services on projects in 150 countries. With over 16,000 of the best people working on a diverse range of challenges, we're helping our clients deliver sustainable infrastructure and development solutions. We have a collegiate and collaborative culture which values equality and diversity, and we take proactive steps to create an inclusive workplace. Together, we are opening opportunities with connected thinking. If this sounds like somewhere you'd like to work, click apply to continue with your application.

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