AECOM Graduate Opportunities 2019 - Transportation Technology Services in Birmingham, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - West Midlands, Birmingham
AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, we connect knowledge and experience across our global network of experts to help clients solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital. A Fortune 500 firm, seehow we deliver what others can only imagine at www.aecom.com and @AECOM.
We have a number of exciting opportunities across the UK for graduates to work within our Technology Services Teams. We have an established track record of delivering innovative technology solutions within the Transportation sector. We’re involved with work ranging from concept, feasibility and preliminary design of urban traffic signalling and smart roads schemes and the implementation of a wide range of technology projects supporting other parts of AECOM. The bulk of our portfolio is UK based, from the private and public sector and numerous public transport operators, but we also share our knowledge and get involved on a global scale, in particular in Europe, the Middle East and Australasia.
Examples of what we have done recently include:
Connective and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV), Cooperative ITS (C-ITS) and Mobility as a Service (MaaS) projects
Assisting Road Authorities to deliver sustainable technology, with tasks ranging from Ultra Low Emission Vehicles, charging infrastructure, solar farms, solar panels on noise barriers, design and implementation of electric busses.
Identifying strategic approach and production of ITS action plans for Local Authorities
Planning, design and implementation of National and Local Traffic Management and Control Centres and back office control systems
Input to Highways England transformational strategy
Planning, design and implementation of Speed and Weight Enforcement Systems
Planning, design and implementation of ITS technology for Bus Rapid Transit scheme including the provision of Bus Lane Enforcement Systems
Planning, design and implementation of various ITS applications and Telecommunication network
Planning, design and implementation of Smart Motorways schemes within UK and overseas
As a Graduate Consultant you will be expected to provide engineering and technical support to various projects on time, within budget and to the quality required. Duties and responsibilities include:
Assist in the production, checking and delivery of ITS projects in accordance with the relevant standards and Client specification. This will include but not limited to:
Detailed Design Drawings;
Project management duties;
Identify how information can be utilised to achieve project aims and how it will be applied throughout the engineering process, seeking guidance where necessary from other members of the team and senior staff.
Participate in the resolution of technical issues.
Gain proficiency in the use of specialist software packages such as AutoCAD, AmTech.
Comply with relevant Health & Safety regulations.
Attend meetings with the Client and other project related stakeholders.
Take ownership of personal development in order to maintain and build professional capabilities, including identifying suitable training and development opportunities and working with a mentor to establish a career development plan.
BEng in Electrical, Electronics, Computer or Telecommunications Engineering or associated Degree such as BSc in Maths or Physics (or equivalent)
MEng/MSc in Electrical, Electronics or Telecommunications Engineering, or in any technical discipline would be an advantage
Enthusiastic, hard-working, technically proficient, with ambition and drive
Good analytical and communication skills
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 223623BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.