Position Openings

Position Openings

Postdoctoral Associate

Job Description: The Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure and Environment (ESSIE) at the University of Florida invites applications for a postdoctoral researcher in transportation.
The successful candidate will assist the University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI) with several research projects related to its I-STREET initiative. The candidate will assist with proposal writing, development of research plans, quantitative analyses, and tech transfer efforts.
Candidates for this position should have a strong qualitative and quantitative research background and have experience with traffic operational analyses, transportation engineering/planning, survey design and administration, statistical analysis, and familiarity with connected and autonomous vehicle operations.
Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or related field
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020
For more information or to apply visit https://apply.interfolio.com/66201

Assistant or Associate Engineer (McTrans Center)

Job Description: This position is for a full-time non-tenure track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Engineer in the Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure and Environment in the area of Transportation Technology. The incumbent will work at the McTrans Center, which is a part of the University of Florida Transportation Institute to develop, test and maintain transportation software, conducting independent research, analysis and design as needed.
Minimum Qualifications: Successful applicants should hold a Ph.D in a related area.
Application Deadline: 26 Aug 2020
For more information or to apply, visit https://facultyjobs.hr.ufl.edu/posting/77440

Research Assistant Scientist (UFTI/STRIDE)

Job Description: This position is for a full-time, 12-month, non-tenure faculty position at the rank of Research Assistant Scientist. Responsibilities of this position consist of conducting research on transportation equity, with immediate emphasis on the impacts of COVID-19 on mobility and safety of multimodal transportation, community outreach for transportation planning, and related transportation policy issues. The incumbent will also be engaged with workforce development and will prepare and offer webinars on transportation equity, active transportation, planning, and related topics.
Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in Urban and Regional Planning or a related field. In addition, the candidate should have a strong publication and presentation record and experience working on funded grants.
Application Deadline: 27 Aug 2020
For more information or to apply, visit https://facultyjobs.hr.ufl.edu/posting/77961

Application Developer Analyst III (McTrans Center)

Job Description: Implement and validate the implemented products to ensure the design meets customer needs. Design and develop prototypes of software for a variety of transportation needs. Interact with potential customers to solicit feedback and coordinate and execute modifications based on user input. Interview and hire student assistants for web development projects. Supervise the daily work activities of student assistants. Develop best practices for development and execution of user interfaces and systems across different products at McTrans. Develop technical documentation (designs, specifications, processes) and communications.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area and two years of relevant experience; or a high school diploma or equivalent and six years of experience. Appropriate college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.
Application Deadline: 27 Aug 2020
For more information or to apply visit https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/513189/application-developer-analyst-iii

Graphic Designer II (McTrans Center)

Job Description: The McTrans Center is looking to hire a Graphic Designer. The incumbent will work with application developers to design graphical user interfaces (from the design perspective) to have standard colors and intuitive flows. Design graphical elements such as icons, logos, background images for social media posts, and other visual communication needs. The incumbent will identify design needs in the center that are not considered in near term plans. They will interact with UFTI faculty and staff to share designed elements and support them using visual communication tools.
Minimum Qualifications:¬†Master’s degree in an appropriate area; or a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area and two years of relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Application Deadline: 10 Sept 2020
For more information or to apply visit https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/514414/graphic-designer-ii

Assistant or Associate Engineer (T2 Center)

Job Description: This position is for a full-time non-tenure track faculty at the rank of Assistant or Associate Engineer. The incumbent will work at the Technology Transfer (T2) Center, which is a part of the University of Florida Transportation Institute (UFTI) in the Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure and Environment (ESSIE). They will work collaboratively with faculty, staff and students at the UFTI to develop and submit proposals and implement grants in the field of traffic operations, highway safety, and emerging technologies. 
Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. and 2-years research experience related to highway safety and traffic operations
Application Deadline: 19 Sept 2020
For more information or to apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/74779

Application Developer Analyst I (McTrans Center)

Job Description: Design and develop software and web applications for McTrans Center by working closely with McTrans faculty, staff, engineers and testers. This work will require knowledge and experience with C#, .NET, HTML, JavaScript, SQL and related technologies. Maintain the McTrans e-commerce store and McTurns application. C# object-oriented software development using Windows Forms and Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) in Visual Studio. The development will involve building software projects that implement transportation concepts from the Highway Capacity Manual and other transportation literature. The incumbent will need to develop the graphical user interface in addition to implementing the mathematical calculations. Generate software designs, translating requirements into object-oriented programming (OOP) specifications. The examples of designs include software architecture design and flow charts.
Minimum Qualifications: Associate’s degree; or a high school diploma or equivalent and two years of relevant experience. Appropriate college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.
Application Deadline: 19 Sept 2020
For more information or to apply visit https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/513935/application-developer-analyst-i