Annual Salary Range: $104,049 to $161,276 First Review of Applications: September 16, 2022 Expected Start Date: October 2022
Role The Transportation Analysis and Modeling group has two types of roles available that support model development and model application.
The Model Development team members maintain and improve a suite of models including Activity Based Model (ABM), Rapid Strategic Model (RSM), Commercial Vehicle Model (CVM), Crossborder Model (CBM), and other special market models. Key focus areas include the addition of new features related to emerging technologies, transformative transportation modes, and shared mobility. The Model Development team also support model applications in key agency projects, including regional, local, and border-related projects.
The Model Application team members apply the ABM in support of regional, local, and border-related projects. They prepare transportation networks, perform model runs, interpret, and analyze results, and communicate model outputs through a wide range of data and mapping presentation formats.
Experience and Qualifications
A bachelor’s degree in transportation modeling, computer science, mathematics, statistics, engineering, or a related field.
Five years of career development that include the types of career experience listed below. Lead or supervisory experience is required.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of travel demand modeling and forecasting; experience in development and/or the application of activity-based models is desirable.
Benefits SANDAG offers comprehensive benefits, to include health, dental, and vision insurance as well as employee assistance, wellness, and work/life balance programs. Additionally, SANDAG offers the following:
Hybrid (three days onsite in office) and 9/80 flexible work schedule (every other Monday off)
Pay-for-performance merit increases
CalPERS pension plan with employer and employee contributions
Excellent health insurance options for employees and their eligible dependents
Free dental and vision insurance for employees and their eligible dependents
Education Assistance of up to $5,250 a year for regular employees
Free transit pass for use throughout the San Diego region, Rapid Express, Trolley, and COASTER
Paid time off including 12 paid holidays, 2 floating holiday days, generous paid time off (PTO) per year.
Call (619) 699-1900 or visit www.sandag.org/jobs for information. First review 09/16/2022. EOE.
SANDAG is one of the most recognized regional agencies in the nation with responsibilities that cover a broad range of complex, interrelated program areas connected by a Quality of Life theme. We are best known for our efforts related to transportation and this role continues to expand as we push beyond traditional boundaries to deliver a state-of-the-art transportation system for the region. In recent years SANDAG’s leadership in areas such as comprehensive land use and environmental planning, public safety, and modeling and data systems, also have earned us much acclaim. With an employee group about 300 strong, we work for our Board of Directors - mayors, councilmembers, supervisors, and other leaders representing the jurisdictions within the San Diego region and neighboring areas. They play the important role of making policy decisions that shape the future of the region. Our collaboration with stakeholders, partners, and the community, the precision of our data, the completeness of our reports and studies, and our sound recommendations are essential components of the regional decision-making process.