Principal Transportation Engineer/Modeler

Parsons International

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Job Description:
Principal Transportation Engineer/Modeler
Dubai, UAE
Ready to lead a team that tackles infrastructure challenges Want to take your Engineering expertise to the next level to work on tough projects that will make a huge impact on the community

  • Preparation of traffic study reports and impact analysis reports for various road and development projects.
  • Conducting Traffic Studies for major roads infrastructure projects involving transportation demand modeling, traffic operations analysis, and public transit planning based on MOTC-LTPD guidelines and procedures for transport studies
  • Update Transport Models and development of conceptual road designs, performs conventional and complex engineering assignments, applying engineering techniques and analyses within a discipline.
  • Carrying out demand forecasting and transport model analysis required to assist with the traffic impact studies.
  • Work closely with related teams and develop traffic congestion management plans by providing data and technical support as needed
  • Performing microsimulation modelling analysis for road intersections corridors, bus facilities and development sites.
  • Preparation and coordination for data collection tasks required for traffic studies including traffic counts surveys.
  • Provides input and technical guidance to traffic engineers and CAD Designer/Drafters, Designers working on the same project.
  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


  • Degree in civil/transportation engineering from a recognized institution
  • Minimum 15 years experience in traffic operations and analysis of various traffic projects preferably in Gulf region.
  • Potential to perform in a lead capacity, excellent written and oral communications skills, and a familiarity of industry practices and regulations are required
  • Must possess a thorough knowledge of current technology and be able to select and apply appropriate engineering software for use on project
  • A strong understanding of transport modelling, demand forecast and multi-modal methodologies
  • Must have in-depth experience with Traffic Impact Studies, Traffic Operational Analysis
  • Must have thorough working knowledge with traffic analysis tools such as SYNCHRO, VISUM, VISSIM, HCS and other traffic engineering – modeling software
  • Must have experience in parking management, parking demand and supply, parking design within buildings, traffic circulations, determining the number of accesses/egresses
  • Familiar with UAE and local standards such as Roads & Transport Authority of Dubai guidelines and procedures for transport studies
  • Excellent report writing skills, preparation of presentations. Must have excellent written and oral communications skills in English

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