Graduate Traffic Engineer

Our Transport Consultancy Business

Jacobs is heavily involved in helping to transform the world’s transport system to deliver a less congested, high quality and reliable service for travellers, and businesses. During the past 20 years the company’s transport planning team has developed an impressive array of skills and a considerable track record of achievement. Our extensive portfolio of projects involves working with various major clients in the transport industry, including local authorities, private sector and government, throughout the UK and Ireland. We also have an extensive track record overseas proving services in Mainland Europe, India, the Middle East, South America the United States of America and Asia.

We currently have an opportunity within our Traffic Engineering Team in London for you to make your mark and influence the continuing growth of Jacobs.

At Jacobs we provide the resources to turn great ideas into reality, and we are looking for the most talented and passionate individuals out there to be our next generation of leaders.

Primary Job Responsibilities

You will support a well-established team working on a variety of traffic engineering projects, for clients in London and across the UK. As a Graduate Engineer, you will support the development of innovative new cycle schemes, junction designs and urban traffic solutions which inspire modal shift, reduce congestion and utilise the latest technologies. Using local traffic modelling, the latest highway design techniques and commercial acumen, the skills you develop will form the critical link in turning client aspirations into feasible, working transport solutions.



For this role we require candidates to have a degree in a relevant discipline, such as Civil Engineering, Mathematics, Geography or Social Science.

We will also expect:

  • Strong numerical skills
  • Effective team working capabilities
  • IT literacy
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Focus on results and project delivery


  • MSc in Transport Planning
  • Previous work experience in transport industry
  • An interest in developing Project Management skills

Start your journey with Jacobs

As well as our accredited training programmes which will help you to achieve professional status, you will be supported by an experienced mentor to complete the Jacobs Graduate Development Programme (GDP). Working through a range of internal and external training courses, key skills will aid your development in all technical management and interpersonal skills required for success in a project focused environment.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunities Employer committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.

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