Transport Modeller (f/m/d)

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Transport Modeller (f/m/d)

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Entry date: immediately Job No.: 87667
  • DB Engineering&Consulting GmbH
  • Doha
  • Engineering
  • Full Time (Duration: Permanent)
  • Application deadline: Open

Railways for the world of tomorrowDeutsche Bahn’s expertise is in high demand all around the world. As a leading engineering and consulting company in the rail sector, DB Engineering & Consulting offers that knowledge – starting with an idea and continuing all the way to operations. We advise our customers in Germany and around the globe, develop technically sophisticated and customized infrastructure, mobility and transport solutions. With sustainable concepts, we ensure the future success of economic regions, make important contributions to the protection of the environment and help shape the world of the future. Since 1966, DB Engineering & Consulting has implemented thousands of projects of any size and complexity in over 100 countries. About 5,000 employees from 84 nations are currently realizing the projects of our customers with professional knowledge and intercultural experience.We are seeking a Modelling Expert as a part of our Qatar Freight Master Plan Team. In your role, you will be providing support to the QFMP DB E&C team on site in Qatar.  The project specific site activities will be during the Pilot Study and subsequent System-Wide surveysThe job opening is located in Doha, Qatar, and offers exciting challenges and potential for career growth.

  • Coordinate and supervise the development of base and horizon years models for freight transportation planning and traffic 
  • Assist, assess and coordinate
    • Sensitivity/stress tests
    • Development of tools to analyze and summarize traffic modeling databases
  • Apply risk modeling procedures to develop baseline, midline, and modified scenarios by understanding the uncertainty and variability in critical input parameters
  • Assist project managers with tasks by completing them within deadlines and budget require-ments
  • Coordination between internal and external technical experts
  • Provide expert modelling knowledge and acting as the contact person for technical questions for the execution of modelling tasks
  • Meeting regularly with the Project team to provide project updates/progress and share and fol-low up on relevant information
  • Assisting in the preparation of progress reports and typing deliverables in English 
  • Attend project meetings / workshops for technical input and follow up on survey related matters
  • Maintain and monitoring the logs and highlighting areas of concern to Project Manager
  • Prepare, check and update the relevant content of the monthly progress report

  • University degree (B. Sc. or M.Sc.) in Engineering, or equivalent
  • Minimum relevant experience of 15 years (transportation, freight or rail are essential)
  • GCC experience necessary 
  • Resident in Qatar minimum 5 years and currently present in Qatar
  • Excellent communication skills, English written and verbal, are essential to success in this role. Additional languages will be an advantage. 
  • Experience in:
    • Calibration and validation of transport models
    • Toll revenue analysis
    • Collecting and analyzing traffic and survey data
  • Strong knowledge in VISUM
  • Advanced MS Office Applications, MS Teams, Share Point Online 
  • Driving license required to drive to site or to technical meetings with the client representative. 

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