The 26th Annual ITS Arizona Conference will be held September 24-25, 2019 at the Mesa Convention Center.  Register for the conference today!



Employment Opportunities with Town of Gilbert

Town of Gilbert has an exciting job opportunities for Town Traffic Engineer and Traffic Systems Engineer.

Town Traffic Engineer

The Town Traffic Engineer must be innovative, driven and passionate about providing safe and efficient transportation to the people of Gilbert.  Ideal candidates for the position will possess a balance of technical competency and interpersonal skills needed to maintain and build on the quality of the Town’s traffic system.  The Town Traffic Engineer directs and promotes activities of the Traffic Engineering Section including Intelligent Transportation Systems and Traffic Operations Center. They work in partnership with Town’s CIP Section as part of the Engineering Division of Public Works. They play a vital role in prioritizing and reviewing new street and traffic signal projects in the CIP program on an annual basis. They oversee the management of our traffic operations by overseeing traffic operations and signal timing studies, traffic operations projects and the review and implementation of the traffic management system plan and related technologies. They represents the Public Works Department as a liaison to other Town departments, other government agencies, the public, other interest groups, and associations. They participate and lead coordination with other agencies in Traffic and ITS infrastructure. The Town Traffic Engineer will play an important role in providing the vision and direction of the future transportation and intelligent transportation systems for Gilbert.

Salary: $89,114.05 – $133,671.08 Annually
Location: Muni II 90 E. Civic Center Dr. 85296, AZ
Department: Public Works
Job Number: 19-0169
Closing 7/21/2019 11:59 PM Arizona

For more information and to apply click here.

Traffic Systems Engineer

The Traffic Systems Engineer performs administrative and supervisory tasks in visioning, planning, organizing, and collaborating with the Traffic Operations Group. Responsibilities include oversight as part of the installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of the Town’s traffic signals and system. Responsibilities include oversight as part of the installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of the Town’s traffic signals and system. The Traffic Systems Engineer collects data, performs field visits, utilizes signal analysis software such as Synchro, to optimize, implement and adjust signal timing on a regular basis. Helps to identify and prioritize traffic signal projects to include in the CIP by conducting, assisting, and reviewing signal warrant analysis and other traffic studies. Reviews traffic studies, capacity analysis, and traffic signal system designs related to CIP/Development projects. Responds promptly and professionally to Town management and council, staff, and public inquiries, concerns, and complaints regarding signal timing issues, delays, and other signal related concerns. Coordinates traffic signal related efforts with other adjacent or nearby municipalities. 

Salary: $60,248.00 – $90,372.00 Annually
Location: Muni II 90 E. Civic Center Dr. 85296, AZ
Job Type: Full Time
Department: Public Works
Job Number: 19-0188
Closing: 7/28/2019 11:59 PM Arizona

For more information and to apply click here.


ITS Arizona Won ITS America’s Outstanding State Chapter Award!!

ITS America has recognized ITS Arizona as the outstanding state chapter in Division II. ITS America honored ITS AZ at the 2019 ITS America Annual Meeting held in Washington, DC. The award is a recognition of ITS AZ efforts in strong and engaging chapter governance, significant impact via networking, outreach, and advocacy effective organization and professional development.

With a strong membership, volunteers and leadership on the board,  ITS Arizona conducts social and networking events regularly to promote collaboration among our members. Our networking events provide a means for members to meet and interact outside a work environment. Our social events include several service events which provide the opportunity to use our platform to bring positive change to society and promote social consciousness amongst our members. We use e-mail and website to inform our members about new developments in our industry, webinars and other training opportunities for our members. Through job posting services, we promote new opportunities available for students and working professionals. We regularly partner with other professional organizations such as Arizona ITE, Arizona International Municipal Signal Association (IMSA) and WTS for joint meetings, social events and student internship sponsorships.

Thanks to all the members, and volunteers for this national level recognition!!


ITS Arizona Annual Conference Registration is Open

The 26th Annual ITS Arizona Conference will be held September 24-25, 2019 at the Mesa Convention Center. We thank all our sponsors and exhibitors who have registered so far. 


Gold – Clark Transportation Solutions

Gold – IBI Group

Gold – Kimley-Horn

Silver – AECOM

Silver – Eberle Design, Inc

Silver – Econolite

Bronze – Iteris

Bronze – Lee Engineering

Registration Gift – Rick Engineering

Day 1 Lunch – Econolite

Day 2 Breakfast – Iteris

Day 2 Breakfast – Stantec

Day 2 Lunch – Southwest Traffic Engineering, LLC

Day 2 Lunch – Y S Mantri & Associates, LLC

Room – Y2K Engineering, LLC

Social Hour – TrafficCast International, Inc


Advanced Traffic Products, Inc


AM Signal, Inc

Clark Transportation Solutions


Eberle Design, Inc


Horizon Signal Technologies

IBI Group


JTB Supply Company


L4 Technologies

Lee Engineering

SES America


Simrex Corporation

Siqura, Inc

TrafficCast International, Inc


Westward Sales, Inc

SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS: You are invited to become a sponsor or exhibitor for the 2019 ITS Arizona 26th Annual Conference.  Recognized by ITS America as one of the most successful State Chapters, we expect to draw over 350 attendees at this two day event.  Please register using the Sponsors and Exhibitors online form.

INDIVIDUALS & SPEAKERS: Individual registrants and speakers from the public and private sectors, along with full-time students, are also invited to register using the Individual Registrants online form.

Early Bird Cut-Off is September 1, 2019 
Registration and sponsorship fees will go up after the early bird cut-off date, so we encourage you to register soon.

Employment Opportunity with MAG

Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) is seeking a bright, driven, team-oriented professional to support its efforts in the Transportation Division. MAG is a vibrant, dynamic work environment with a variety of activities. Examples of responsibilities for this position include supporting all activities and projects in the Transportation System Management and Operation (TSMO) Programs; interacting with public agencies; make public presentations; gather data; write technical papers; participate in local and national professional organizations such as ITS America/Arizona and ITE. These activities are undertaken with an emphasis on high quality work, close internal communication, and providing a benefit to MAG member agencies and partners.

Position: Transportation Engineer I or II, depending on qualifications
Post-date: June 17, 2019
Closes: The position is open until filled.
Status: Full-Time, Exempt
Salary: The salary range is dependent on level and qualification
Level I, Range: $53,594 to $80,391
Level II, Range: $62,041 to $93,062

Location: Maricopa Association of Governments, downtown Phoenix, Arizona.

Apply online at MAG website.


MCDOT TSMO Laboratory for Technology Verification and validation Processes

Maricopa County DOT (MCDOT) is seeking information from industry, academia, and other government transportation agencies about successful practices, methods, and strategies that have been used to proactively test, verify and validate new and emerging technologies within an environment of legacy equipment. MCDOT is also seeking information about processes and testing methodologies to evaluate existing equipment and operations strategies, and proactively monitor the performance of data exchanges.

Vendor Bids must be submitted through BidSync only. Vendors must view or download all attached forms prior to submitting bids.

Times listed for pre-bid meetings, Q and A, and Bid Close are in Mountain Standard Time.

Award is made at the sole discretion of the solicitation issuing Department.  Maricopa County reserves the right to award in full or in part to a single vendor or multiple vendors.

All questions must be submitted through BidSync ONLY by the date and time listed in the bid.

For more information, please visit BidSync.


Employment Opportunity with City of Phoenix

City of Phoenix has an exciting opportunity for the position of Traffic Engineer II – Traffic Safety Analyst within the Street Transportation Department. 

The Traffic Engineer II – Traffic Safety Analyst is based in the Office of Pedestrian Safety in the Traffic Services Division and it will assist the Traffic Engineer Supervisor and the Pedestrian Safety Coordinator in analyzing vehicular and pedestrian collision data and fatalities throughout the city to determine trends and causing factors of the collisions. The Traffic Safety Analyst position will apply professional traffic engineering knowledge and skills to improve the overall safety of the roadways for all users on the streets.  


Salary: $54,392 – $81,245 annually. Candidates may be hired above the minimum depending upon qualifications.

Traffic Engineer II, JC: 21120, ID#31809, 5/13/19, 6M, VG, Benefits: 007, Q


Employment Opportunity with Arizona DOT

Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) has an exciting opportunity for the position of Transportation Engineering Specialist (Job ID: 47228). The Transportation Engineering Specialist collects and evaluates traffic flow and operations field data. Reviews permit applications, temporary traffic control plans and to reviews other sign and markings and responds to general public comment/questions. 

Location:  6989 E. 2ND St, Prescott Valley AZ 86314 or 1109 Commerce Drive, Prescott AZ

Salary: $53,680.00-63,688.00 yearly

Applications accepted until: 06/13/2019

For more information please contact Stephen Rice 602-712-7279 or

To apply please visit




Employment Opportunity with Maricopa County DOT

Maricopa County Department of Transportation has an exciting employment opportunity for the position of Arterial Mobility Analyst. The Arterial Mobility Analyst promotes arterial mobility through the use of advanced traffic management systems, traffic incident management (TIM) processes and traveler information sharing.

Salary $18.64 – $35.00 Hourly
Location Phoenix, AZ
Job Type Unclassified/Full-Time
Job Number 640AMA052819
Closing 6/3/2019 11:59 PM Arizona
Visit page or click here to go the job posting page.

MAG is seeking SOQs for Emerging Technologies Field Pilots

The Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) is seeking a Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) from qualified consultants capable of providing professional services for the FY 2020-2021 Emerging Technologies Field Pilots to form an On-Call list of consultants to provide services to MAG.

MAG is a Council of Governments and Metropolitan Planning Organization that serves as the regional agency for the metropolitan Phoenix area, with a population of more than 4.5 million and growing. In an era of rapidly evolving mobility technologies, the MAG region leads the nation in the real-world testing and deployment of emerging technologies, such as autonomous vehicles. To support the development of the regional transportation plan and provide information for future infrastructure investments in the region, MAG is seeking SOQs from qualified vendors and consultants to deploy pilot tests of innovative smart region technologies.

Detailed SOQ requirements may be obtained by contacting the MAG Office at the address indicated below or may be downloaded from, then “RFPs and RFQs.” For further information, please submit questions in writing by email to Shuyao Hong no later than ten (10) working days prior to the closing date of July 9, 2019. Responses to questions will be posted on MAG’s website at under “RFPs and RFQs” no later than six (6) working days prior to the closing date of July 9, 2019.

SOQs will be accepted until 2 p.m. MST (Mountain Standard Time) on July 9, 2019, at MAG, 302 North First Avenue, Suite 200, Phoenix, AZ 85003.


ITS AZ Adopt-A-Path Update

Last Saturday, May 11, ITS Arizona was back at it again cleaning the Tempe Canal Path! Thank you to Mike Washkowiak and Randy Dittberner for joining us. We collected over 5 full bags of trash in our continued effort to keep the path looking great! Stay connected with us for more information on our next Adopt-a-Path event, which will be held in September 2019.