The role will be working within the Transport Analytics team in Melbourne, a well-established and capable team that offers high-value strategic, operational and intersection analysis and modelling. The team includes hands-on analysts, modellers, technical experts, project managers and a leadership team who work with local and interstate colleagues and partners to deliver a vast range of project types and sizes. You will be working closely with the project leaders and other members of the team on projects of various sizes and complexities.

Experience and skills required:

  • Past modelling experience and prior education or experience in the field of analytics and data tools.
  • A personal interest in how transport functions can contribute and help solve challenges within our cities and communities will be beneficial.

Your Career Pathway in this role

You will initially be supported to develop and/or build your skills in analysing data with Excel and other software programs to solve transport challenges. You will also receive training and support to develop a greater understanding of the additional modelling packages (including VISSIM, AIMSUN, SCATS, SIDRA).

Other members of the team have been able to advance their skills and pursue different career paths depending on their own personal interests and passions. These include Technical Leader, Project Delivery, Client Engagement and getting experience in other divisions of the firm.

Once you are confident in these tasks you will have the chance to take on more responsibility to run, produce, interpret and communicate results to your colleagues and to end clients. 

In this role you will quickly advance your skills in:

  • Excel, Power BI, and Tableau
  • Building and calibrating Microsimulation/Operational Modelling
  • Run, analyse and interpret modelling data and other inputs
  • Report writing and delivering projects

About the firm

With offices nationwide, the consultancy is a well-respected and successful specialist firm involved in the traffic and transport discipline. They have steadily built a modelling/analytics capability and brand recognition in the fields of strategic transport planning, public transport and business case/economics advisory fields. 

The firm offers a supportive environment and a professional development program that allows their employees to develop skills in relation to their desired career pathway. These include technical expertise, team builder/leadership and client development.