SANDAG is hiring an ITS Planner
Associate:$65,435 to $101,424
Senior:$79,537 to $123,282
This position will be filled at either the Associate or Senior level depending on the experience and qualifications of the selected candidate.
Overview of the Technology Planning Section
As part of the Mobility and Innovation department, the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) team identifies, develops, and implements transportation technology projects that focus on better managing our transportation network to improve system efficiencies and provide multi-modal transportation options.
The SANDAG Board of Directors approved an action plan to create a bold new transportation vision with the goal to transform the way people and goods move throughout the region. This vision is shaped by five key strategies for mobility, collectively known as the 5 Big Moves—Complete Corridors: Smart, connected routes that accommodate all modes of transportation; Transit Leap: A complete network of high-capacity, high-speed, and high frequency transit services; Mobility Hubs: Places of connectivity where a variety of travel options come together for a seamless travel experience; Flexible Fleets: On-demand, shared, electric vehicles that connect to transit and provide personalized transportation; Next Operating System (OS): The “brain” of the transportation network that manages systems in real time.
The ITS team plays an integral role in innovating, implementing, and administering regional technology strategies, projects, and programs.
This position will deliver and support several agency initiatives, including the SANDAG Next Operating System (Next OS), an important element of the Five Big Moves, which is a secure digital platform that manages real-time transportation information for people and operators that use the region’s transportation network. This role also will lead other related technology projects and programs and provide technical guidance and support for the development of concepts of operations and system requirements for agency ITS projects.
Benefits and Salary
Our benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance as well as employee assistance, wellness, and work/life balance programs. Retirement and financial security benefits are provided through a pension plan and contribution to the SANDAG deferred compensation program. SANDAG offers flexible work schedules and employees are provided with paid time off and paid holidays. The candidate selected for this position will be expected to work in-person in the San Diego office.
Careers at SANDAG
A job at SANDAG is guaranteed to engage your mind, expand your skills, and enhance your professional development. We are committed to hiring talented individuals who are dedicated to working on important issues and enthusiastic about making significant contributions that improve the lives of people in the San Diego region.
Close Date: First Review, July 16, 2021 – Open Until Filled
SANDAG is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Link to job posting: https://www.sandag.org/index.asp?jobid=601&fuseaction=jobs.detail