Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Engineer, Scottsdale, Arizona

Created 09/25/2021
Reference 465942
Job type Full Time
Country United States
State Arizona
City Scottsdale
Salary $73,153.60 - $106,371.20 Annually

Located in the beautiful Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale, Arizona is bordered by Phoenix to the west and the McDowell Mountains on the east. Scottsdale is annually rated among the nation's most desirable communities to live in, visit and do business in. Check out more about Scottsdale.

The application and supplemental questions are an integral part of the selection process, and must be completed in full in order for you to be considered as a candidate. Please complete each section and answer all questions as thoroughly as possible. DO NOT state "See resume" in lieu of answering. Unanswered questions, incomplete responses, omissions, or partial information may result in disqualification from the selection process.

About the Position:
Performs highly technical and professional engineering work in Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), traffic signals and telecommunication network.

Selection Process:
Applicants whose education, training and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in a selection process to include a panel interview and an assessment exercise. Successful candidates will receive a post-offer, pre-employment background screening to include:
  • Fingerprinting
  • Criminal Background screening for the past 7 years
  • Drug Testing
  • Motor Vehicle Department Records Check

Minimum Qualifications

Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, System Engineering or a closely related field from an accredited educational institution is required.
  • Four years of experience in design and operation of ITS.
  • A qualifying Master's Degree can substitute for up to two years of experience.
  • Preferred: Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, System Engineering or a closely related field.
Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements:
  • Possession of an Arizona Professional Engineer's license within 12 months of hire.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted driver's license with no major citations within the past 39 months prior to the start date. The Arizona Department of Motor Vehicles requires that out-of-state driver's licenses must be surrendered within 10 days of relocating to the State of Arizona.
  • Every person employed by the City of Scottsdale shall reside in the State of Arizona during his or her active employment by the City, regardless of whether the employee is approved to remote work.
Other pertinent licenses and/or certifications may be required of some positions depending on department/section assignment.

Essential Functions

Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following:
  • Designs and prepares plans and specifications and cost estimates for ITS projects.
  • Develops and implements traffic signal timing and coordination plans.
  • Compile and analyze data pertinent to traffic signal operations, level of services and other performance measures.
  • Generates technical diagrams, engineering drawings, technical specifications related to traffic signals, ITS devices and communication network.
  • Reviews and comments on traffic signal, streetlighting and fiber design and construction plans.

Work Environment/Physical Demands

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position or that an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Most work is performed in a City office environment.
  • Lift and carry materials weighing up to 30 pounds.
  • Operate a variety of standard office equipment including a computer, telephone, calculator, copy and fax machine requiring continuous and repetitive arm, hand and eye movement.
  • Operate a city vehicle to travel to/from various locations.
  • Travel to/from meetings and various locations.

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The City of Scottsdale reserves the right to change this process at any time.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: It is the policy of the city to provide employment opportunities to all persons based solely on ability, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability.

When advised, reasonable accommodations will be made in order for an "otherwise qualified applicant" with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491. Requests should be made 24 hours in advance or as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. For TTY users, the Arizona Relay Service (1-800-367-8939) may contact HR Receptionist at (480) 312-2491.

This position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the position change.
Closing Date/Time: 10/21/2021 11:59 PM Arizona
Employer City of Scottsdale, Arizona

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