Develop transportation solutions

Our forecasting group works collaboratively with a diverse set of clients throughout Southern California and is committed to providing transportation solutions that improve communities. We’re seeking an experienced professional who specializes in travel demand forecasting and travel behavior analysis and is interested in:

Developing and applying travel demand models to analyze and solve challenging transportation problems.

Evolving and transforming conventional practices to consistently provide our clients with the best forecasting advice.

Solving problems and continually learning in a collaborative yet entrepreneurial environment.

Ethan
Transportation Modeler

“I am looking forward to working with someone who is an effective communicator and can share their experience and passion for transportation modeling through support and collaboration on projects.”

Ethan
Transportation Modeler

“I am looking forward to working with someone who is an effective communicator and can share their experience and passion for transportation modeling through support and collaboration on projects.”

Jinghua
Senior Forecasting Practice Leader

I am looking to partner with an experienced Travel Demand Forecasting Specialist on complex projects and training. Someone who has built strong analytical skills and is driven by finding a solution will thrive in this position.

Jinghua
Senior Forecasting Practice Leader

I am looking to partner with an experienced Travel Demand Forecasting Specialist on complex projects and training. Someone who has built strong analytical skills and is driven by finding a solution will thrive in this position.

John
Regional Forecasting Leader

“This position offers opportunities to discover and create innovative solutions to tackle transportation issues in our communities. You will be challenged and stretched to use your critical thinking skills, knowledge of transportation, and experience in modeling to balance the needs of the community with effective solutions.”

John
Regional Forecasting Leader

“This position offers opportunities to discover and create innovative solutions to tackle transportation issues in our communities. You will be challenged and stretched to use your critical thinking skills, knowledge of transportation, and experience in modeling to balance the needs of the community with effective solutions.”

More About the Role

Our travel demand forecasting specialists will make a significant contribution to our success in transforming transportation consulting. This is a full- or part-time position in our Los Angeles or Orange County offices that offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Beyond that, Fehr & Peers is an extraordinary place to work.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze and solve complex transportation planning or engineering problems dealing with all travel modes
  • Use TransCAD and a variety of software programs effectively and make timely and informed recommendations to elected officials, managers and other decision makers
  • Manage projects and develop high quality internal and client relationships
  • Apply knowledge of the theory, principles, and practices of transportation planning, travel demand forecasting, travel behavior analysis, and data analysis
  • Participate in travel forecasting research through our Forecasting and Operations discipline group
  • Prepare papers and presentations for technical conferences
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Qualifications

  • 5+ years of work experience in travel demand modeling (TransCAD strongly preferred)  
  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in transportation or civil engineering or related major
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, with strong writing, verbal, non-verbal, and presentation skills
  • Have experience with development and application of four-step travel demand models, tour-based models, and activity-based models including knowledge of basic statistical concepts and data analysis techniques
  • Computer and database programming skills (Python, C++, R, Access or similar) and proficiency with GIS
  • Professional license or certification preferred (e.g. PE, AICP, PTP)

 

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