G-TECH Services, Inc. Travel Demand Modeling Research Specialist in Dearborn, Michigan

Responsibilities

  • The candidate will play a pivotal role in developing our client's transportation operating system (tOS).

  • They will be an integral part of our client's "Mobility Research" department: a varied and interdisciplinary group that is part of Research and Advanced Engineering and is dedicated to cutting-edge research to improve transportation accessibility, mobility, and sustainability for all.

  • The candidate will help our client develop and simulate new and innovative mobility solutions, both for internal customers and for cities themselves.

  • Specific responsibilities include:

  • Help develop innovative transportation concepts and solutions for cities, including but limited to:

  • Shared Mobility Services

  • Multimodality

  • Smart Cities

  • Transportation Network Resilience

  • Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) Integration

  • Transportation Planning for Rapid Urbanization

  • Integrate our client's concepts and solutions into traditional macroscopic travel demand models and equivalent modelling frameworks (e.g. activity-based models)

  • Work with the team and external transportation partners, including commercial companies, universities, national labs, and government (e.g. MPOs and DOTs)

  • Work with our client's various groups : e.g. Mobility and City Solutions, Strategy, Global Data Insights and Analytics, Automated Vehicles, and Product Development

Qualifications

  • 2+ years’ experience in transportation modeling (coursework allowed)

  • 2+ years’ experience with macroscopic modelling software such as TransCAD, VISUM, CUBE, etc.

  • Experience working with transportation and demographic datasets (e.g. OD matrices, census) (coursework allowed)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working with city and government planners

  • Experience with developing “new mobility”

  • Experience with activity-based models

  • Expertise in mode choice and multimodality

  • Experience with microscopic modelling (e.g. car-following behavior)

  • Experience with using GIS

Education

  • Master’s degree in Civil Engineering, Urban Planning, Industrial & Operations Engineering (with a focus in transportation) or equivalent

Preferred Education

  • PhD. In Civil Engineering, Urban Planning, Industrial & Operations Engineering (with a focus in transportation) or equivalent.

Overview

G-TECH Services, Inc. is a leading certified recruitment and placement firm that specializes in providing highly skilled staff in technical fields such as engineering, IT, procurement, finance and accounting. We have well-established relationships with some of the most respected companies in the country and know our clients’ job requirements and corporate cultures. Once we understand your experience and career aspirations, we aim to connect you with the right opportunity.

At G-TECH, we embrace a personalized approach to professional staffing, recognizing the important link between employee and employer satisfaction. We work tirelessly to connect qualified job seekers with positions that align with their career goals, skillsets and personalities. Upon placement, we support our employees throughout the duration of their assignments, providing them with a direct point of contact who serves as a dedicated advocate and sounding board. As our employees can attest, this approach is consistently effective in bettering the contract employment experience.

At G-TECH, our mission is simple: we are dedicated to connecting great people with great places to work.

ID 76842

# of Openings 1

Recruiter Deborah Nickell

Category Project / Program Management

Recruiter Email dnickell@gogtech.com

Job Location US-MI-Dearborn