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Transportation Modeling Intern (003685)
Job Number: 003685
Job Title: Transportation Modeling Intern
Number of Openings: 1
Job Type (Employment Type): Internship
Country: United States
State/Province: Massachusetts
City: Medford
Salary Interval: Per Hour
Job Category: Transportation
Career Level: Student(University-coop or summer term)
Level of Education: Four-Year Degree
Years of Experience: 0
Position Description

Cambridge Systematics, Inc. is shaping the future of transportation. We are industry leaders, transportation specialists dedicated to ensuring that transportation investments can deliver the best possible results. By providing innovative policy and planning solutions, objective analyses and technology applications, we help our clients anticipate and meet future transportation needs while improving the performance of existing infrastructure and operations. Above all, we are committed to our clients’ success in making transportation better for future generations.

The Travel Demand Forecasting (TDF) business line works to research, develop and apply innovative and practical decision support tools, including transportation models. Our practice is built on a foundation of expert skills, quality assurance, customer service and effective teamwork. We successfully leverage a variety of planning, engineering, market research, statistical analysis, visualization and software development and application techniques to provide insights into existing conditions and problems, forecast alternative outcomes and explain complex traveler (and consumer) behavior mechanisms.

We are seeking a Transportation Modeling Intern for our Medford, MA office. The ideal candidate will be earning a degree in transportation, engineering, or equivalent program. This is a great opportunity for someone who has interest in providing insight to travel behavior through statistical analysis, modeling and visualization. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with excellent communication skills and a strong ability to conceptualize and investigate without close supervision.

The Transportation Modeling Intern will provide support to market research, model development and application (four-step and activity-based models), quantitative analysis, statistical analysis geographic information system (GIS) projects and network development.


Position Requirements

Bachelor’s degree required
Analytical and problem solving ability
Strong written and oral communication skills

Preferred Qualifications
Experience with statistical analysis and data visualization (Python, R)
Exposure to travel demand forecasting software packages (TransCAD, Cube, Visum)

Background Check Required--Education, Criminal, Identity