My responsibilities as a transportation planner and traffic engineer include but not limited to:
Perform research, obtain traffic data, and conduct traffic analysis for various projects
Modelling traffic projects using software, and simulation tools in compliance with standards of the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT)
Prepare project report and technical memorandum
Collaborate with other design teams, communicate with other project consultants, and clients as needed
Represent Atkins at technical and public meetings
Tell us a little bit about your background?
I completed my MSc and PhD degree from University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2018. I was fortunate to work under guidance of Professor Srinivas Pulugurtha where I performed traffic operation, traffic safety analysis, Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) and travel time reliability studies.
What is the best thing about your job?
I love that I am busy every week working on a range of projects. I get to learn new things and solve new challenges. Undoubtedly, the job is challenging. But the essence of a friendly work environment and proper guidance make the hardest day just great.
What would you say to someone thinking of joining SNC-Lavalin?
The company ensures improved productivity and employee retention through a diverse work environment, strong values, ethics, and expectations. Most importantly, it feels great to be a part of the proud leadership developing unique and smart solutions.