Jacobs Senior/Principal Traffic Engineers (Part-time) in London, United Kingdom

Senior/Principal Traffic Engineers (Part-time)


Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverseproviders of full-spectrum technical, professional and consultancy services forindustrial, commercial and government organisations globally.

With more than 74,000 people globally, our teams collaborate,innovate and create. Our people are proud to have been behind some of thegreatest consultancy and engineering feats over the past 70 years.

We foster a collaborative and inclusive environment forour people, and our partners, and we want you to be a part of our growingbusiness.

We are looking for Senior/Principal Traffic Engineers, to join us in our London office, who arecommitted to delivering high quality design solutions.Youwill become part of a respected and ambitious team, helping to deliver marqueeprojects in London and across the UK.

Jacobs Traffic Engineeringdiscipline has an enviable reputation in the UK consultancy sector as a resultof our extensive portfolio of high profile projects. Our projects involveworking with various major clients in the transport industry, including localauthorities, government and private sector throughout the UK and overseas.Recent projects includecutting edge design for the Mini Holland cycle proposals, major gyratoryremoval schemes for Transport for London and Local Authorities, as well asmajor schemes for Highways England across the country.

This is a great opportunity to work for a globalorganisation within a highly experienced and industry-leading Transport team.If you are a focused, driven professional who takes pride in their work and islooking for a challenge to work within a multi-disciplinary environment on complexinfrastructure projects then please apply.

This role is designed for part-time hours and all workingpatterns will be considered.

Our Transport Consultancy Business

Jacobs has a long and respected history in theUK transport planning sector and is a leading projects firm with a globalcapability in strategic consulting, design and delivery. Our company’sTransport Consultancy team has developed an impressive array of skills and aconsiderable track record of achievement.


  • Provide technical support fora wide range of traffic engineering commissions, drawing on proven experiencein a relevant area of expertise

  • Act as project manager, ortechnical lead for projects, ensuring delivery in line with budget, time andquality requirements

  • Provide mentoring and supportto less experienced staff with regard to technical skill development andday-to-day overseeing of workload



  • A strong technical background with demonstrableexperience in highway designof public transport / cycle / pedestrianschemes, or detailed design and implementation

  • Conversant in industrystandards - TSRGD, DMRB, Manual for Streets

  • Awareness of core processesfor scheme design and project delivery

  • Degree, preferably in anumerical subject

  • Experienced with AutoCAD, MSOffice

  • Strong numerical andanalytical skills

  • Robust written and verbalcommunication skills, with the ability to communicate complex issues concisely

  • Flexibility to manage diverseworkload, assist with new business opportunities and pro-actively keep abreastwith developments in chosen area of technical interest

  • Ability to work both as part of a sophisticated multi-disciplinary teamas well as possessing the ability to work independently to solve problems.


  • Experience in SafetyAssessments/Audits for traffic related schemes

  • Understanding of trafficmodelling – LINSIG/TRANSYT/VISSIM/ARCADY/PICADY

  • Familiarity with key projectcontrols with experience managing small to medium sized commissions

  • Strong sector interest withpro-active approach to keeping up-to-date with technical developments andpolicy changes

  • Experience working for local authority clients

  • Member of relevant charteredprofessional institution, preferably Chartered grade though not essential

Our Culture

At Jacobs we have celebrated over 10 years of our culture of caring- ‘ BeyondZero ’.We see safety differently - we strive to goBeyondZero by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees firstin everything we do

.We are committed toequality across our business and we promote STEM and WISE (Women in Science& Engineering)initiatives. When you join Jacobs you will haveaccess to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on

inclusion anddiversity. To find out more about our networks, check out our website:


We encourage applicationsfrom candidates looking for flexible working or reduced hours’ contracts.

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline PersonnelSecurity Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo variouschecks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History andCriminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria,then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.

Primary Location United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-London

Req ID: BIA0000SM