Sydney - Transport Analytics Leader

 Role Overview

This is a great role for someone who is passionate about the field of transport modelling and analytics, who believes in the positive impact that this discipline can have on the way we develop transport networks and combat congestion.

Coming in at a Director/Associate Director level your role will be to lead the analytics service offering for GTA in the NSW region. You will play a key role in pursuing future engagements, delivering projects, developing the capabilities of more junior team members, and working collaboratively on projects with your colleagues in the Sydney office and interstate teams.

The role will work closely with the planning and engineering teams and will be focused on delivering transport planning, modelling and analytical work from Government and the private sector. Your role will be to secure and deliver industry-leading transport modelling and analytics projects for the clients of NSW.

The work you will be leading;

Projects will range in value, typically from $50,000 to $1m+ in value. It will include Operational models (Microsimulation and Mesoscopic), or Strategic models (Macroscopic). Recent projects our team have delivered include:

  • Development of mesoscopic model of Sydney Motorways
  • Patronage Forecasting for Westconnex
  • Public transport patronage modelling 
  • Recalibration of Geelong Model for DoT

Experience and Skills Required

  • Prior, hands-on experience in the transport modelling field.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of micro, meso, or strategic modelling tools like EMME, CUBE, AIMSUN, VISSIM, VISUM. (note – it is not expected that you will have experience of all the above software packages)
  • Be confident in your ability to engage with clients to better understand their needs and develop a brief/proposal that clearly communicates the value GTA’s team can provide
  • Ability to collaborate with a range of internal and external stakeholders, working together in ensuring the service we offer meets and exceeds client expectations
  • Ability to work with and nurture more junior team members to help them advance their capabilities and progress their career within GTA.

About GTA

GTA Consultants is one of Australia's largest transportation consultancies. We plan, design and deliver the transport infrastructure and services required for productive and liveable cities and regions. Established in 1989, we now offer an end-to-end service from initial project planning and feasibility work, through approvals and design, to construction and delivery on the ground.

We work for both government and private industry around the country, with a guiding philosophy based on delivering progressive and integrated land use and transport planning outcomes.
Our reputation rests on the quality of the relationships we maintain with decision-makers in each state, the way we look for thoughtful solutions that add something to each project and, most importantly, the great people that make up our award-winning team and make GTA a great place to work.


Application Process

If you like the idea of working with like-minded professionals who are passionate about the transport industry, then please use the form below to send your CV to us for consideration.