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AECOM Architecture Designer V in Arlington, Virginia

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you 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.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is currently seeking an Architecture Designer. The person will be responsible for managing multiple sustainable building design workstreams that reduce carbon emissions and improve the sustainability of owner’s facilities. This is a telecommute role.

This person will be responsible for but not limited to the following:

  • 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.

  • May work on modest size projects and/or assist Project Architectural or Engineering Managers with higher grades.

  • The candidate will be responsible for managing multiple sustainable building design workstreams that reduce carbon emissions and improve the sustainability of owner’s facilities.

  • The candidate will act as a SME for identifying, evaluating and standardizing construction materials, equipment specifications or building design changes that enable reduction in carbon emissions (embodied and/or operational emissions).

  • The candidate will serve as a member of the Sustainability team, ensuring that key milestones related to the integration of NZC design measures are well defined, resourced, and achievable.

  • The candidate will lead multiple internal and external stakeholders to drive the success of the NZC Program.

  • The role will be based in North America, and will need to work in PST time zone, but will have frequent calls within eastern, and central European time zones.

  • This position will not include any travel. Complete remote candidates will be considered based on merit.


Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS in architecture, engineering, + 8 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of demonstrated experience in building materials (concrete, steel and timber are preferred), sustainability and independent problem solving

  • 10+ years of experience in building design & construction experience

  • Proficiency with project management/information tracking software (e.g. MS Project, Jira, Asana, etc.)

  • Strong competency with time management, organization, and attention to detail

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience with sustainable building standards and design processes

  • Advanced degree(s) in sustainability or engineering

  • Strong ability to learn quickly and independently, and take initiative

  • Experience with managing projects across multiple time zones and culture

  • Experience with remote team management and coordination

  • Strong cross-functional communication and collaboration skills

  • Strong time management and organization skill

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Additional Details

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is:$93k-$170k

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.

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.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10083358

Business Line: PPM

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Design

Work Location Model: Remote