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Model Development Technical Support Contractor (003946)
Job Number: 003946
Job Title: Model Development Technical Support Contractor
Number of Openings: 1
Job Type (Employment Type): Full Time
Country: United States
State/Province: New York
City: New York
Salary Interval: Per Year
Job Category: Transportation
Career Level: Junior(non-manager)
Level of Education: Masters Degree
Years of Experience: 3
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 Modeling or 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 insight into existing conditions and problems, forecast alternative outcomes and explain complex traveler (and consumer) behavior mechanisms.

We are looking to add a Contractor onsite at a New York City client’s office. This is an exciting opportunity to get involved in the development and application of next generation activity-based model. The Contractor will assist in the development, testing and validation, and delivery of the model. S/he must have a strong travel demand forecasting and statistical analysis background.


Position Requirements

Master's degree required
3+ years of applicable experience
Experience with TransCAD and GISDK

Preferred Qualifications
Exposure to the New York Best Practice Model (NYBPM)
Programming experience in Python, R, or related packages
Air quality conformity analysis experience

Background Check Required--Education, Criminal, Identity