Transport & Mobility Senior Consultant

  • Job ID: 2021-08
  • Location: Madrid, Spain
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Nommon is a research-intensive technology company that provides information, quantitative analysis and decision support tools for the transportation market and other sectors where geospatial information plays a key role. Nommon’s commercial operations are organised into four business units:

    • Mobility Analytics, which analyses anonymised geolocation data from mobile devices to provide actionable information on people’s activity and mobility patterns.
    • Transport & Mobility, which specialises in data-driven transport modelling and simulation.
    • Aviation, which provides products and services for the planning and management of airports, airlines and air traffic management systems.
    • Analytics Accelerator, which explores and develops opportunities in other verticals such as smart cities & urban planning, retail & geomarketing, and energy & environment.

    As part of our expansion plans, we are looking for a Transport & Mobility Senior Consultant to join our Transport & Mobility business unit in Madrid.

    Job description

    The candidate will lead a multidisciplinary team working in a variety of R&D and consulting projects in the field of transport modelling. His/her main responsibilities will include:

    • Develop and lead a world-class team with advanced transport modelling capabilities.
    • Support the design and execution of a strategy that drives substantial growth from new clients.
    • Lead the definition of innovative products, services, and business models.
    • Develop compelling business cases and contribute to the preparation of tenders and research
    • Coordinate the execution of R&D and consulting project.
    • Develop strategic partnerships with academic and industry stakeholders.

    Qualifications and skills


    • MSc/PhD in a relevant scientific field, preferably with a background in transport engineering.
    • Excellent understanding of concepts, principles and theories of transport and traffic modelling.
    • Strong analytical and mathematical background.
    • Proven track record at technical management level.
    • Experience in leading technological R&D and/or consulting projects.
    • Experience in mentoring and developing junior engineers and researchers.
    • Excellent English and Spanish oral and written communication skills.

    Nice to have, but not indispensable:

    • Experience/knowledge in at least one transport simulation software package (e.g., VISUM, Aimsun).
    • Experience/knowledge in the development of activity-based travel demand models.
    • Experience/knowledge in the use of new data sources (e.g., mobile phone records, GPS tracks, Bluetooth, public transport smart card, etc.) for the analysis of mobility and travel demand.
    • Experience/knowledge in software engineering processes, procedures, methodologies and tools.

    Salary and benefits

    • Annual salary: 45,000 – 60,000 €.
    • Long term and stable position.
    • Regular performance and salary reviews.
    • Nice, well-located office in the centre of Madrid.
    • Flexible working hours and possibility to work remotely up to 2 days per week.

    How to apply

    To apply for this position, please email your CV and a copy of your academic transcript along with a covering letter in a single document to with the subject line ‘Job Application 2021-08 Transport & Mobility Senior Consultant’.

    We always reach out to all applicants, so wait for our call or e-mail over the next few days after your application is submitted.