AECOM Architect IV in Arlington, Virginia
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AECOM is hiring an Architect IV for our Arlington, VA / Washington DC Buildings + Places practice.
The Architectural Designer will be responsible for the following items:
Responsible for providing architectural guidance, calculations, analysis, studies and recommendations for a specialized segment of the Architectural Discipline within the schedules and budget of an assigned project
May manage various size groups of architects, designers and/or specialists
Prepare designs, renderings, sketches, diagrams, schematic and working drawings to illustrate design solutions
Preparing specifications, reports, and related data tables
Develops technical solutions to a wide range of programmatic requirements
Develops planning and creative design concepts for projects
Maintaining liaison with design and drafting groups
Preparing contract drawings during all design phases
Working closely with a Senior Architect / Project Manager, independently preparing and presenting client focused design solutions to project team members
Manage various trades for specific projects (mechanical, plumbing, electrical, structural, etc.) in-house or separate non-AECOM sub-consultants
May assist in the training and evaluation of assigned architectural and design/drafting personnel.
AECOM’s Buildings + Places practice includes architecture, interiors, building engineering, workplace strategy, business transformation, asset advisory, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture.
With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, we create better outcomes to grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable, and connect and engage people through innovative, sustainable design solutions.
Minimum Requirements :
BA/BS in Architecture plus 6 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Architecture license is required for this position
U.S. Citizenship is required due to the nature of the work
Preferred Qualifications :
8+ years of professional experience in the Architectural field
Current Security Clearance is a plus
Proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Excel and PowerPoint
Experience working on all phases of Architectural projects
LEED Accreditation is a plus
Strong Technical skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent problem solving skills
Project production experience, including standards and regulations
Sponsorship is not available for this position
Relocation is not available for this position
AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com and @AECOM.
Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity
You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: East
Career Area: Design
Work Location Model: Hybrid