Mathematical statistics, Sampling/sample design, Survey research
4 Year Degree
RSG is seeking an experienced project manager to join our transportation survey research consulting practice. This position will be based in our Arlington, VA office or in another existing RSG office.
AS A RESEARCH PROJECT MANAGER
You conduct travel behavior research through household travel studies for metropolitan planning organizations, state departments of transportation and the U.S. Department of Transportation. You lead the management, design, administration, and analysis of travel surveys across a variety of topics and methods, including household travel studies, longitudinal panel surveys, long-distance travel, and non-motorized travel. You are proficient in data management and analysis. As a part of a growing team that is developing market changing approaches, you develop and implement innovative approaches to travel behavior research in partnership with RSG’s model development and software engineering teams.
You are a self-motivated team player with practical skills in project management, research design, sampling and data collection approaches. You work productively with clients and possess good interpersonal skills to represent the company. You communicate complex technical materials in concise and meaningful ways to project team members and clients. You are a resourceful, proactive, clear and creative thinker, dedicated to high quality work.
Bachelor’s degree in market research, statistics, transportation, math, economics, engineering, geography, business, or a similarly relevant field of study
5+ years of experience in the market research, transportation, or similar field using advanced analytic methods and tools
Efficient manager of workflows and processes with the proven ability to manage multiple competing projects, priorities, and deadlines
Accomplished in technical and business writing
Proficient in statistical analysis, data management and presentation
Experience or interest in GPS and smartphone data and technology
Master’s degree or advanced degree (or equivalent work experience) in transportation, market research, data analytics, statistics, math, economics, engineering, geography, business, or a similarly relevant field of study.
Proficient in relational databases (Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL)
Proficient with using Python / ArcGIS
PMP or other project management certification/training
Experience in survey sampling and weighting
Periodic travel is required. RSG is not currently accepting H-1B applicants for this position. EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled.
Additional Salary Information: Salary 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.