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Engineer Senior Signal Operations

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is seeking individual to assist in the program delivery of VDOTís traffic signal control systems/service as responsible charge engineer over signal phasing and timing plans. Successful candidate will provide decision support and analysis of freeway operations to include impacts of lane closures required to accommodate maintenance and construction activities. Assist with analysis of traffic engineering studies and prepare the signal timing and coordination at new/existing signal locations, improve operations, decrease turnaround time, and streamline work processes; and strategically develop and implement the traffic signal systems program. Lead a team in the development of policies, procedures and practices reflecting proactive management of the arterial transportation network; and oversee in-house assessments and develop alternatives, guidance/recommendations. Support the real-time traffic signal operations using decision support tools and technologies and various traffic management and analysis tools; sign and seal any clearance interval or phase changes to traffic signals; and direct TOC staff for event-driven, real-time traffic signal operations. Manage the development/optimization of signal timing plans using signal optimization and simulation software to alleviate recurring congestion and to accommodate traffic pattern changes. Assist in the development of technical requirements for technology projects and implementation of the traffic control strategies.

To view specific details and to apply for this position, #08611, or other positions at VDOT, please visit the VDOT siteexternal link. Deadline for application submission is May 27, 2015. EOE.