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AECOM Urban Analyst in Arlington, Virginia

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Urban Analyst to join our Urban Analytics & Innovation Groups within AECOM’s Buildings + Places business line. The Urban Analyst will work with core team members of the Urban Analytics team as well as leaders and experts across multiple disciplines from around the world to support and deliver quality products and solutions to public and private sector clients, and to support projects and opportunities. This individual will have the opportunities to work on high-profile projects related to the urban built environment, collaborate with talent professionals at AECOM, and develop his/her career on data science and tool development.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work on a wide range of products, projects, and tasks.

  • Perform data mining, data manipulation, data analysis, and data visualization. Assist in building complex data models with structured and unstructured data from multiple sources, including spatial and non-spatial data.

  • Support and create client-facing, user-friendly dashboards, tools, and applications (desktop or web-based). Create reusable scripts to automate procedures.

  • Support in research and development of innovated products, tools, and platforms.

  • Develop graphics, maps, reports, and presentations for internal and external use. Conduct quantitative and qualitative research and analysis

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.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or master’s degree/ PhD in Engineering, Economics, Urban Planning, Geography, Social Science, Mathematics, and other related subjects

  • Two (2) years’ experience in at least one programming language such as python, R, JavaScript, or VBA/Macros

  • Data visualization Skills. Experience with Data Visualization tools such as Tableau, PowerBI, or other programs/libraries

Preferred Qualifications

  • Three (3) years’ relevant work experience in data engineering, data analysis, data modeling, or data visualization in consulting, research, or academic fields

  • Experience in creating dashboards and tools. Experience in developing web-based application/software is a plus

  • Experience in automating procedures to reduce repeated manual work

  • Experience in SQL or NoSQL database and capability in writing queries/scripts to retrieve or manipulate data; experience working with spatial data is a plus

  • Familiarity with cloud platform such as Azure or AWS

  • Familiarity with Big Data technologies such as Spark or other technologies

  • Strong business acumen. Demonstrated ability to solve complex business problems

  • Interest in Urban Planning

What We Offer

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.

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

Job Category Information Technology

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 257372BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.