**OPEN to All Qualified Applicants**
This position serves at the pleasure of the Appointing Authority
Nature of Work: This position serves as the Manager of the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) section in the Maryland Transportation Authority's (MDTA) Office of Engineering and Construction. The ITS Manager will be responsible for directing major programs involving the planning, development, design, construction, maintenance, and operations of existing and new electrical systems to include multi-divisional support and coordination, system analysis and integration, and analysis of business, policy, and operations impacts. This position will supervise engineer project managers in the planning, design, coordination, implementation, and management of ITS programs (i.e. toll systems, security systems, fiber optic cabling, tunnel control systems, communications, incident detection systems, automatic traffic counters, dynamic message signs and control systems for moveable bridges, fiber optic networks, and two-way radio systems.). The incumbent will identify resource and policy implications of major programs.
The ITS Manager will direct systems engineers in the development of projects impacting major business and operation programs. This position will review systems engineering elements like concept of operations, functional requirements, traceability matrices, detailed specifications, reports, and related documents for compliance with standard system engineering approaches. The incumbent will sponsor, plan, and participate in regional planning, coordination, and specification development with other agencies such as General Engineering Consultants, Maryland Department of Transportation's State Highway Administration (SHA), utility providers, and other agencies as required. This position is also responsible for evaluating new technologies for implementation within the MDTA and for incorporating into designs, performing analysis of new technologies and innovative high technology solutions, performing cost-versus-benefit analyses of new technologies, and providing analyses of systems design including; business and policy impacts, standards, and impacts of or to COMAR and Laws. The current vacancy exists in Baltimore, Maryland.