Alta Planning + Design – Senior Transportation Analyst

Alta Planning + Design is seeking a senior transportation analyst to join our team in Oakland. Do you love working with data? Do you enjoy keeping up with the latest transportation research? Do you have python or other programming skills? Do you like thinking of creative new ways to analyze and manage data to evaluate transportation solutions? If so, this position is for you.

This is a unique opportunity for to join and help grow Alta’s Active Transportation Analytics team, helping lead the industry in estimating the demand for new bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure, evaluating the connectivity of active transportation networks, identifying hot spot and systemic safety challenges, and helping grow a team of talented analysts to produce robust plans for public and private sector clients in California and the U.S.

We’re seeking a professional who has knowledge of, and interest in, the field of active transportation, has a solid understanding of the transportation analysis and GIS, and is looking for the next challenge in their career. As a Senior Transportation Analyst at Alta, you have a Bachelor’s degree in Planning, Geography or related field (Master’s preferred) and several years of experience working in a consulting environment or public entity. You have experience working with ArcGIS, other GIS tools, statistical programming languages, automation programming, and other similar techniques.

Alta Planning + Design offers competitive salaries, great benefits including wellness and bike benefits, 21 days of paid time off to start, 10 paid holidays and a five year travel award, flexible work schedules, work-life balance, advancement opportunities and welcoming – and fun – work environments for our employees. Alta employees “walk the talk” and are passionate about creating livable and healthy communities.

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