Jacobs Senior ITS/Transportation Project Manager in Chicago, Illinois
Senior ITS/Transportation Project Manager
The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.
We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.
The Senior ITS/Transportation Project Manager will lead a team through the coordination and development activities for Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), traffic signal systems, and other transportation facility projects. The Senior ITS/Transportation Project Manager will be responsible managing other staff, maintaining client relationships, and coordinating and developing activities for through the development of plans and specifications. All work will be done under the supervision of a Department Manager.
Managed project schedule/budgets
Lead/delegate work tasks to multi-discipline staff through project tasks
Lead project meetings, set agendas, document meeting notes
Leads and develops ITS design for transportation (highway/roadway/rail/transit) related projects.
Contributes individually or as the leader of a design squad, prepares, and/or reviews plans, technical specifications, contract documents, and estimates.
Conducts, plans, schedules, or coordinates civil engineering work. Also, is responsible for the ongoing progress of a project task or segment, including the coordination of the project with City, County, and State officials, and other outside agencies.
Serves as a liaison between clients and agencies, subcontractors, and design teams.
Development of communications system designs to meet the functional requirements of the project.
May supervise the work of less experienced engineers and/or technical support personnel assigned to the project.
Bachelor's Degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering is required
Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) is required
Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE) certification preferred
Minimum of 10 years of progressive ITS design experience is required
Project Management experience required
Proposal preparation experience preferred
Experience with MicroStation is preferred
Experienced user ProjectWise is preferred
Experience with the design of communications systems preferred
Demonstrated ability to lead the preparation of plans, specifications, estimates, studies, proposals and/or reports is required
Ability to coordinate all phases of a project is very desirable
Experience with IL DOT, IL Tollway, Chicago DOT, INDOT standards preferred.
Valid driver’s license
Strong oral and written communications skills
Other Essential Functions:
Position is primarily based in an office environment. Some domestic work related travel, outdoor field integration and oversight will be required. Candidate should be eager to learn, willing to take on new tasks, interact with clients, and grow professionally with Jacobs.
At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
Primary Location United States-Illinois-Chicago
Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time
Req ID: BI 0005BY