Washington-based trade association seeks a Director-Transit Technology & Innovation who has responsibility for the advancement of current and innovative transit technologies and fare collection in all aspects of the association’s activities. Major duties include: acting as APTA’s primary resource on new technologies impacting transportation (digital apps, data and privacy issues, and transit planning, mapping and payments); supporting conference programming; supporting business members and interfacing with Federal regulatory agencies including the Federal Transit Administration and the Federal Railroad Administration; and managing and directing APTA’s technology standards development activities.
Successful candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in technical specialty coupled with a minimum of 7 years’ experience in transit operations (preferred). Demonstrated related experience will be considered. Familiarity with current FTA and other federal programs is a plus. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively with people and organizations as well as work independently and under pressure meeting multiple deadlines. Must be willing to travel to support peer reviews as well as APTA committees and conferences. We offer a convenient Metro location, excellent benefits and competitive salary. Please email cover letter and resume to Human Resources at email@example.com. EOE Principals Only
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