Posted 03/28/2018

H-GAC Overview

Serving more than 7 million people in our region, the Houston-Galveston Area Council is the cornerstone to address issues that cross city limits and county lines every day. H-GAC is made up of 13 county governments, 107 cities, and 11 school districts. H-GAC prides itself in serving as an instrument of local government cooperation, promoting the region’s orderly development and the safety and welfare of its citizens.

Opportunity

H-GAC is seeking a Senior Data Analyst to join the Transportation Department. The incumbent will work as a member of a team of planners and analysts that perform day-to-day updates and maintenance of the regional model. They will receive supervision from the principle for model development and report to the program manager.

The incumbent will provide assistance and technical support related to the development of the generation state-of-the-art regional travel demand model. In addition, the individual will be responsible for assisting with model application projects and delivering results and any needed analysis of results to both internal and external clients. Responsibilities also include responding to numerous time-sensitive requests for travel demand analysis data. Does this role sound interesting to you? If so, apply now!

Requirements

The successful candidate will have at a minimum:

Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning, Regional Planning or related field
Five (5) years’ experience in urban or regional planning, monitoring and reporting
Thorough knowledge of transportation and land use planning, policies, regulations and best management practices.
Ability to plan and effectively manage complex, long-term projects
Practical experience using travel demand software, including Cube Voyager or TransCad
Working knowledge of ArcGIS Pro.

Preferred Qualifications Include:

Eight (8) years’ experience in urban and regional planning, monitoring and reporting
Experience with GIS and/or graphics software including Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) and SketchUp
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and database software.

 

H-GAC is an equal opportunity/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, or protected veteran status.

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Position Type

Regular / Full Time

Location

Houston-Galveston Area Council, Timmons Lane, Houston, TX, USA