TECHNOLOGY CONSULTANT One position open in either of the following locations:
New York, NY
Walker Consultants is the premier parking consulting firm. If you’re the best, come work with the best. As a Technology Consultant, your time will be spent researching, analyzing, and solving parking problems for the firm’s clients involving technologies such as PARCS, APGS, LPR, Payments, etc. You will conduct fieldwork, write reports, develop specifications and administer procurements. You will also be responsible for marketing and selling our services.
In this role, your primary duties and responsibilities include:
Market and promote technology consulting services to new and existing clients;
Meet with prospective clients to assess needs and opportunities;
Prepare proposals for services and secure sale of services;
Perform cost/benefit analyses for the procurement and installation of parking technologies;
Prepare reports and presentations for clients outlining findings;
Write and issue technical specifications and plans for procurement;
Work with the firm’s drafting technicians and engineers to develop and issue drawings to support equipment installation;
Perform project management tasks;
Research parking, transportation and mobility technologies.
Qualified candidates will have extensive parking technology experience and expertise, superior problem-solving skills, the proven ability to manage several complex projects simultaneously, the ability to effectively communicate both in writing and verbally with decision-makers at all levels in an organization, be highly resourceful and self-directed, and enjoy working in an environment that offers the freedom and autonomy to be successful. Strong time management skills, proven leadership abilities, self-initiation, and reliance are essential skills.
In addition to a competitive compensation package, as a full-time employee Walker offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance and prescription drug coverage, Employer Matched 401(K) Plan, Company-provided life Insurance, Disability Income Protection, Health Saving Account (HSA) & Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Employee Ownership Potential (Walker is 100% employee-owned!), Tuition Reimbursement & funding for prep-class and licensing exams, Paid Time Off (PTO) & Summer Hours, Commuter Benefits, Walker Conferences - formalized training programs held every year and lastly, a Company-owned vacation retreats in FL & CO.
HOW TO APPLY: If you have a commitment to excellence and an interest in a wide variety of project opportunities, please apply online today using the link below.
Walker Consultants is an equal opportunity employer.
College degree in Business, Computer Science, Engineering or similar;
Five years of proven parking technology-related experience;
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint;
Familiarity with PDF tools such as Adobe Reader or Bluebeam Revu;
At times this role will require out of town travel and/or irregular work hours.
Internal Number: 591
About Walker Consultants
Established in 1965 as a structural engineering firm, Walker Parking Consultants rapidly morphed into a parking design and consulting practice. By the 1980s, Walker was the leading parking consultant in the United States.Today, Walker Consultants is a global consulting firm with 18 domestic and 1 international office. Our staff of over 300 is currently working in all 50 states and 20 foreign countries.We are proud of the impact our firm and our people have had on the parking industry and specifically on the planning, design and restoration of parking facilities worldwide. Many of the design elements and planning approaches that are taken for granted today are innovations developed by Walker’s professional staff. We pioneered the concept of the mega-parking structure at theme parks, airports and international developments, furthered the use of and improved upon the concept of shared parking at mixed-use developments, and were instrumental in the development of design standards for accessible parkers.In addition to our design expertise, Walker has been a leader in the consulting area as well, being one of the first firms to demonstrate how strategic parking planning can help cities ...and towns promote economic development and improve the quality of life for residents. Walker served as the parking consultant for the first privatization of a municipal parking system and has continued to assist with dozens of public/private partnership projects.Walker continues to provide a full spectrum of forensic and rehabilitation solutions to owners. Whether for a parking structure, building, bridge, stadium, cooling tower, or any other type of infrastructure, our state-of-the-art technical expertise will provide innovative solutions for all your restoration needs.Looking forward to the future, we are continually expanding our services and expertise to address the needs of our clients and today’s technological driven marketplace. Our professional staff is working on improving the sustainability of our designs by using materials and building techniques that will extend the useful life of a facility and reduce the impact on the environment. Walker is developing solutions to address the impact of autonomous vehicles on communities and for our clients’ projects. We are working within the industry to examine opportunities for adaptive reuse of existing and future parking facilities; and from a consulting standpoint, have developed a holistic planning approach that integrates parking into the overall master mobility solution for communities, institutions and the private sector.Walker has been the parking industry’s premier consultant for over 50 years and we will continue to focus on developing solutions that are realistic, implementable and cost-effective by utilizing cutting edge technology and the creativity of our outstanding people.