Transportation Analysis Engineer

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Oregon Department of Transportation
OR, United States

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Transportation Analysis Engineer


Salem, OR 



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Professional Engineer 2 – Transportation Analysis Engineer
Oregon Department of Transportation
Policy, Data & Analysis Division
Statewide Policy & Planning Section/Transportation Planning Analysis Unit

The role:  
Are you a professional engineer that thrives on finding solutions to complex challenges and wants to make a difference? We are seeking a transportation analysis engineer to join our efforts in tackling climate change, prioritizing equity and working closely with our partners to ensure success. In this role, you will also manage projects, use travel demand models and facilitate technical groups. Apply today!
We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply for our positions and hope you will join us on our path to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We are an agency that embraces social equity through our values, strategic planning, and actions. Leaning into our equity priorities means we continually examine what we do, the impact we have, and our progress toward weaving social equity into who we are. To learn more about our social equity commitments, visit our Social Equity website
A day in the life:
  • Provide expertise in transportation system and project level transportation engineering analysis to aid metropolitan area planning and transportation system planning.
  • Develop new methods and procedures for climate and greenhouse gas related transportation analysis.
  • Develop, implement and apply analysis tools and methods to evaluate transportation systems.
  • Develop guidelines, tools, methods and procedures to ensure consistent climate analysis throughout the agency.
  • Coordinate transportation, land use and integrated analysis activities with local, federal and state agencies and other ODOT divisions.
  • Participate and represent the agency on technical advisory committees and give oral presentations.
  • May require statewide travel and occasional work near highway traffic.
  • To request a copy of the position description, which includes all duties and working conditions, please email
What’s in it for you:
  • Work/life balance, 11 paid holidays a year, flexible work schedules, competitive benefits packages and so much more. Click here to learn about working at the Oregon Department of Transportation.
  • Live, work and play in Salem, Oregon!
What we need:
A valid professional engineer's (PE) license in civil, structural, or transportation-related engineering and three (3) years of journey level professional engineer experience.
Note: If registered in another state, successful applicants will be required to obtain comity within six months of hire.
What we’d like to see:
If you have these qualities, let us know! It’s how we will choose whom to move forward!
Note: You do not need to have all of these qualities to be eligible for this position.  
  • Experience or knowledge of transportation planning analysis.
  • Experience with transportation system and facility analysis using travel demand models, corridor analysis tools, the Highway Capacity Manual, the Highway Safety Manual, microsimulation or other tools.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects while scoping, assigning, reviewing and coordinating work for others.
  • Ability to manage, develop, implement and apply programs and facilitate technical groups.
  • Knowledge or experience with geographic information systems or data management tools.
  • Knowledge or experience with traffic data collection or experience coordinating the collection of data.
  • Ability to work as part of team with good communication and writing skills.
Learn more and apply:
This recruitment closes at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27, 2022.
Please note that we can only accept applications through our website.
Questions? Call 503-910-6372 or email
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employe