Civil - Traffic Engineering, Civil - Transportation, Civil - Urban and Community Planning, Civil Engineering
4 Year Degree
RSG is seeking an Analyst to join our growing Transport Market Research consulting practice. This position will be located out of our Arlington, Virginia office.
AS A TRANSPORTATION MARKET RESEARCH ANALYST
You work primarily on travel behavior research studies for the US Department of Transportation, state departments of Transportation and metropolitan planning organizations. You are involved in all phases of the market research process including: designing and implementing research approaches and survey questionnaires; survey administration, database management and preparation, as well as conducting analysis using SQL, SPSS, R, Excel, and occasionally specialized statistical software; and writing reports based on the analysis findings.
You are passionate about transportation and trying to understand how to improve traveler behavior research to support our public-sector clients. Additionally, you are adept at communicating with clients verbally and through written reports and presentations.
As a member of our growing firm, you are a team player who is extremely organized, detail-oriented, proactive and self-motivated. You possess strong analytic, quantitative and problem solving skills and have a desire to manage or quickly advance into managing technical aspects of our projects. With exceptional computer skills, your keen analytical mind is always seeking ways to innovate and improve efficiency in the field of transportation market research.
Bachelor’s degree with a strong academic record in a technical field such as statistics, math, economics, engineering data science, geography, market research, business, or a similarly relevant quantitative field of study
2-6 years of professional experience, preferably in an analytics position
Interest and/or experience in transportation and travel behavior analytics
Interest and/or experience in using Python/ArcGIS
Interest and/or experience in GPS and smartphone data and technology
Proficiency in analysis using Excel, Python, SPSS, R, SQL and occasionally specialized statistical software
Proficiency in relational databases (Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL)
Outstanding writing, communication, and teaming skills with colleagues and clients
Efficient manager of workflows and processes, including planning, priority setting, coordination, and execution
Ability to manage multiple competing priorities and deadlines across projects
Master’s degree (or equivalent work experience in data analytics, statistics, math, economics, engineering, geography, market research, business, or a similarly relevant field
Periodic travel is required. Position is based in Arlington, Virginia. Placement in another RSG office may be considered based upon candidate qualifications.
RSG is not currently accepting H-1B applicants for this position. EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience
RSG creatively applies state-of-the-art data modeling and analytics to transportation planning, market strategy, environmental management, and custom software development, helping organizations make critical decisions with confidence. Since our founding by professors in 1986, RSG has provided actionable insights through the skilled application of innovative techniques and tools to serve a broad po...rtfolio of public and private sector clients locally, regionally, nationally and internationally. RSG is a 100% employee-owned company with an award-winning culture recognized by the Families and Work Institute, Society for Human Resource Management, and the Great Place to Work Institute®. We offer employees excellent benefits, flexible hours, a commitment to creating a sustainable workplace, and opportunities for advancement, and are an equal-opportunity/affirmative-action employer. Please visit www.rsginc.com for more information.