Project Manager (Transit & Mobility)

IBI Group
 Boston, MA

Company Description

We are a global architecture, engineering, planning, and technology firm defining the cities of tomorrow.

By connecting design and technology, we change how people experience their built environment. We work across disciplines to create the intelligent systems, sustainable buildings, and efficient infrastructure that shapes the way people live, move, learn, and heal.

With over 3,000 employees and 60+ offices around the world, we understand what it takes to work locally and scale globally.

At IBI, we’re defining the cities of tomorrow.

Job Description

IBI Group's Transit & Mobility Data team is hiring a Project Manager to join their team. It is preferred that this position be in Boston MA, Atlanta GA, Seattle WA, or Portland OR. Remote work from locations in North America will be considered for a strong candidate.

IBI Group's Transit & Mobility Data team focuses on helping transit agencies manage their data, provide high-quality real-time information to passengers, analyze service quality, and measure performance. The Transit Data practice also has a special emphasis on open source software like OpenTripPlanner, open data, and open data standards like GTFS/GTFS-real-time (transit), and GBFS (micromobility).

The Transit & Mobility Data team has been working closely with many agencies to build and maintain multimodal trip planning applications built on OpenTripPlanner and tools for managing and editing open transit data. Some of our recent projects are with Washington, the ATL in Atlanta, Portland TriMet, New York State DOT, San Francisco Bay Area MTC, GA, amongst others.

Most of the things you'll work on:

Immediately:

  • Track project progress and provide updates to internal and external project teams
  • Communicate with clients, and act as liaison between clients and the product/development teams
  • Provide additional client support such as training and documentation

Eventually:

  • Act primary point of contact for client agencies
  • Translate client needs into functional requirements
  • Develop project budgets and schedules
  • Contribute to proposals and other business development efforts

Qualifications

You'll need to have:

  • At least two years of experience with transportation planning, engineering, or software projects
  • Familiarity with and/or interest in public transit and multimodal transportation
  • Interest in project management and client communications
  • Attention to detail and ability to balance priorities and multiple projects
  • Interest in developing new skills and excitement for new challenges

It’s a bonus if you also have:

  • Experience with managing transportation planning, engineering or software projects
  • Familiarity with, or interest in, transit and mobility data (e.g. GTFS, GTFS - realtime, GBFS, and/or MDS formatted data, OpenStreetMap) and/or open source transit software (e.g. OpenTripPlanner and OneBusAway)

Additional Information

We are currently in a work from home model during COVID-19.

IBI Group provides a competitive benefit package.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are proud to support the growth and equality of our people through initiatives like our Mentorship Program, Global Women’s Network, and Diversity & Inclusion Council. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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