Jobs

The Team

Aimsun is an international team of technologists, scientists, and transportation engineers. Over 4,600 users in public and private companies across 75 countries use our software as a digital lab for analyzing current and projected interactions of people, places, and transportation modes. We employee 80 highly qualified people in several locations across the world and collectively speak more than 20 languages.

Even when no career openings are listed below, we always like to hear from people with experience in traffic engineering, data science, mathematical modeling and software engineering. Interns are welcome to apply on spec at any time.

Please send your CV and a brief cover letter to jobs@aimsun.com.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

Current positions available:

Transportation Modeller for Technical Support, Barcelona

Production Designer, New York City or Barcelona

Chargé d’études/Chef de projets, Paris

Transport Modeller or Senior Transport Modeller, Sydney

Transport Modeller or Senior Transport Modeller, Barcelona

Scientific Software Developer, Barcelona

C++ Software Developer, Barcelona

Transportation Modeller for Technical Support

Barcelona

Description

Reporting to the Software Development Manager, Software Development Department of Group Company, the Technical Support Engineer is responsible for providing end users with high-quality technical support for the Aimsun Next software program. The main mission is to investigate, diagnose, troubleshoot and identify solutions for customer issues.

Responsibilities

  • Receive client requests for technical support or reports of issues in Aimsun Next. Gather customer information and determine the issue.
  • Reproduce the issue and, when possible, create a smaller example that reproduces the issue by isolating the problem from other operations.
  • Answer technical questions by looking in the User´s Manual and the internal knowledge database.
  • Follow standard procedures for proper escalation of unresolved issues to the appropriate internal teams.
  • Ensure proper recording and closure of all issues, tracking tickets until successfully resolved and informing users of their resolution.
  • Document knowledge in the internal knowledge database and identify gaps or missing features in the existing documentation with the aim of helping users and therefore reducing support questions.
  • When facing Python programming errors, discern user mistakes from Aimsun Next issues.
  • Write simple Python scripts when requested by the users.
  • Acquire Aimsun Next knowledge and gradually move on to more complex support tasks.

Essential Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Fluency in professional written and spoken English

Highly Desired Skills

  • Prior experience working on a technical support desk or using Aimsun Next
  • Python programming skills
  • Knowledge of Aimsun Next or a GIS application
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor´s degree in a technical field
  • Ability to relocate to Barcelona and willingness to learn Spanish
  • European citizen or European work permit

Production Designer

New York City (Manhattan/Brooklyn) or Barcelona

The Position

We have recently implemented a complete redesign and have extensive brand guidelines and creative assets across print and digital. We have ambitious plans to expand the scope of our branding to digital and physical assets and are looking for an in-house resource to lead this effort.

This position can be either part-time or full-time (minimum of 25 hours a week, eligible for benefits). 

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Update and create new print/digital files based on Aimsun brand guidelines adapting existing material as well as making new contributions.
  • Apply the Aimsun brand to a very diverse and rich set of assets in digital (software, electronic communications) and physical (merchandising, reports etc).
  • Create and update data-driven charts and infographics using Illustrator for incorporation in PowerPoint, Word and social media.
  • Collaborate with our branding agency, take feedback and execute on template-based designs.

The Right Candidate

  • A solid background in graphic design obtained through a combination of a degree course in a relevant discipline and/or previous work experience – we will consider exceptional recent graduates.
  • Strong desktop publishing skills using Adobe Creative Cloud to create and update material. Experience must include InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects.
  • Familiarity with some or all of the following tools will be a strong plus: Word, PowerPoint, Salesforce, MailChimp, SurveyMonkey.
  • You have strong communication skills, are comfortable using tools such as Slack and Zoom, and are up to the challenge of joining a diverse, international team distributed across locations and time zones.
  • Comfortable across the entire spectrum of print/physical and digital.
  • Familiar with Prepress techniques and file preparation.
  • The flexibility and perseverance needed to deal with deadlines and design iterations.
  • Attention to detail and willingness to work to a very high standard.
  • Complete professional competence in English. A high level of Spanish and any other major languages is valued highly but is not a prerequisite.

Chargé d’études/Chef de projets, Paris

Appartenant au département de « Professional Services », le Chargé d’études/Chef de projets, Paris réalise et/ou encadre des projets de modélisation des transports (statiques et dynamiques), participe à la définition et au suivi de projets et donne du support technique aux utilisateurs des outils de Aimsun. Certaines tâches commerciales peuvent être attendues du candidat. Il s’agit de mener à bien les différents projets de planification et gestion des déplacements en collaboration avec nos utilisateurs et d’enseigner une utilisation correcte des outils de modélisation des déplacements en assurant une excellence technique et scientifique.

Dans ce cadre, les principales activités liées à ces postes sont :

Missions Principales, Chargé d’études :
  • Production et pilotage de projets de modélisation des transports
  • Fournir une assistance technique à nos clients
  • Participer à des conférences/congrès et produire des supports de présentations
  • Donner des formations aux utilisateurs du logiciel
  • Contribuer à des actions commerciales
  • Rédaction de rapports
  • Communication les résultats obtenus (présentations aux clients…)
Missions Principales, Chef de projets :
  • Représenter l’entreprise à des conférences/congrès
  • Gestion de projets
  • Gestion des ressources et d’équipe
  • Chiffrage et estimation de devis
  • Assurer la bonne communication avec les clients
  • Communiquer avec le Directeur de « Professional Services » du groupe Aimsun

Disponibilité immédiate.

Localisation du poste

Paris (75009)

Compétences requises

Requis :

  • Formation Bac +5 de type ingénieur, préférablement École d’Ingénieur ou Master en Génie Civil (Master en Transport un plus)
  • Bonnes connaissances des problématiques urbaines en termes de transport (demande de trafic, feux de circulation, offre, etc.)
  • Bonnes connaissances de la modélisation des transports
  • Une expérience de gestion de projets
  • Communication aisée et travail en équipe
  • Autonome et rigoureux
  • Permis de travail en France
  • Maitrise totale du Français écris et oral

Atouts :

  • Expérience sur le logiciel de modélisation des transports Aimsun
  • Disponibilité pour voyager principalement en France et à l’international
  • Connaissances en développement Python et/ou C++
  • Capable de travailler dans un environnement international et multiculturel
  • Bon niveau d’Espagnol et/ou d’Anglais

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Aimsun has offices in Barcelona, London, New York City, Paris, Portland, Singapore, and Sydney

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Scientific Software Developer

Location

Barcelona

Description

Develop and implement traffic simulation models, reporting to the Executive Director, Research and Development. The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Engineering (Transportation), OR, Mathematics or CS and significant prior experience (academic or commercial) working on microscopic or agent-based traffic simulation models.

The position requires strong C++ and a solid foundation in traffic flow theory. Fluency in written and spoken English is expected.

The ability to relocate to Barcelona and willingness to learn Spanish are highly valued though we are open to exceptional US-based candidates.

Essential Skills
  • Project experience in developing and implementing simulation software, and ideally have experience in traffic simulation models
  • Prior experience (academic or commercial) working on traffic signal optimization, transport planning or traffic simulation would be highly desirable
  • Strong coding skills in C++
  • Expertise in developing simulation scientific software
  • Demonstrated foundation in traffic flow theory
  • Fluency in professional written and spoken English
  • Ability to relocate to Barcelona and willingness to learn Spanish
Highly Desired
  • PhD in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Engineering (Transportation) would be highly desirable
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Fluency in Spanish
  • EU work visa, if necessary
Minimum Requirements
  • MS in Computer Science, Mathematical or Operations Research or a relevant branch of Engineering

C++ Software Developer

Location

Barcelona

Description

Your job will be to work on the user interface of the Aimsun traffic simulation application, used by traffic engineers in over 70 countries.

We’ll allow you to choose which operating system you want to work in, and you’ll also enjoy new generation workstations and a friendly and encouraging working environment, where you’ll be valued for more than just the number of hours you log in at the computer.

Essential Skills
  • Expert C++ developer
  • Full professional competence in English, spoken and written
Highly Desired Skills
  • Qt
  • Python
Minimum Requirements
  • IT Engineering degree

Transport Modeller or Senior Transport Modeller, Sydney

Location

Sydney

Description

Aimsun seeks a qualified and experienced transport modeller or senior transport modeller for a full-time position at its Sydney branch.

Core tasks
  • Support major travel demand modeling, dynamic traffic assignment and microsimulation projects undertaken by Aimsun clients, i.e., public transportation agencies and private engineering firms
  • Configure and deploy Aimsun Live as part of major decision support systems delivered by Aimsun and system integrators to traffic control centres for major cities and/or highway corridors
Additional core tasks for senior positions
  • Estimate resource requirements and work with private clients to support requests to tender for modeling services issued by government agencies
  • Manage internal teams and participate in on-site and telephone meetings with the prime consultant and final client
  • Present project work with clients at major conferences and congresses
  • Represent the company at professional engineering congresses and conferences
Essential
  • At least 3 years of experience in traffic modeling and/or transport planning
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Highly Desired
  • Experience with Aimsun’s transport modeling software
  • Availability to travel – this position will involve supporting Aimsun clients across Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.
  • Coding skills in Python and/or C++
  • Working knowledge of Spanish, Mandarin and/or Korean
Minimum Requirements
  • MSc degree or higher in a relevant branch of Engineering, preferably Civil Engineering
  • Australian residency or citizenship

Transport Modeller or Senior Transport Modeller, Barcelona

Location

Barcelona

Description

Aimsun seeks a qualified and experienced transport modeller or senior transport modeller for a full-time position at its Barcelona head office.

Core tasks
  • Support major travel demand modeling, dynamic traffic assignment and microsimulation projects undertaken by Aimsun clients, i.e., public transportation agencies and private engineering firms
  • Configure and deploy Aimsun Live as part of major decision support systems delivered by Aimsun and system integrators to traffic control centres for major cities and/or highway corridors
Additional core tasks for senior positions
  • Estimate resource requirements and work with private clients to support requests to tender for modeling services issued by government agencies
  • Manage internal teams and participate in on-site and telephone meetings with the prime consultant and final client
  • Present project work with clients at major conferences and congresses
  • Represent the company at professional engineering congresses and conferences
Essential
  • At least 3 years of experience in traffic modelling and/or transport planning
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Highly Desired
  • Experience with Aimsun’s transport modelling software
  • Availability to travel
  • Coding skills in Python and/or C++
  • Working knowledge of Spanish
Minimum Requirements
  • MSc degree or higher in a relevant branch of Engineering, preferably Civil Engineering

If you wish to apply to any of the above positions, please send your CV and a brief cover letter to jobs@aimsun.com with the job title in the subject field of your email.