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AECOM Structural Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Structural Engineer/Designer in Atlanta, GA. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in Building Design, specific to commercial and institutional projects. The successful candidate will be heavily involved with BIM and the use of Revit to create production drawings. The candidate will also use 3D structural analysis software to produce design calculations and reports; work with CAD technicians in the production of construction documents and ensure assignments meet building codes as well as client requirements. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The candidate can look forward to projects that include a variety of building types including Federal, Office, Industrial, Commercial, and Educational. Position is expected to begin Winter/Spring 2024.

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

  • Under the direction of the structural department manager and senior structural engineers, carry out assigned tasks for the analysis and design of building structures.

  • Prepare design calculations for structural members of varying materials, including structural steel, reinforced concrete, masonry and wood.

  • Use structural engineering software as a tool to create structural computer models of public and private sector facilities.

  • Produce structural drawings using Revit and AutoCAD.

  • Perform construction administration duties, including shop drawing submittal review, request for information (RFI) response preparation and site visit reports.

  • Participate in interdisciplinary coordination meetings with other in-house A/E professionals, including architects, planners, MEP engineers and fire-protection engineers.

  • Organize and maintain project-related documents.

  • Assist senior structural engineers in the performance of field investigations of existing building structures; collect and evaluate field data.


Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 2 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Due to the nature of work, U.S. citizenship is required

  • Experience with Revit and AutoCAD

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant internship and/or work experience in design office

  • Ability to obtain a PE license within 2 years

  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) Certification

  • Familiar with building codes and standards, including IBC, ASCE 7, ACI 318, AISC 360 and TMS 402/602

  • Proficiency in using general computer software to produce spreadsheets and reports

  • Experience with structural analysis and design software, such as RAM Elements, RAM Structural System, ETABS, SAFE, RISA

  • Ability to translate analytical results into practical structural engineering solutions

  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail

  • Keen interest in the built-environment

  • Desire to learn new skills and explore wider engineering and architectural issues

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship for US employment authorization is not available now or in the future for this position.

  • Relocation is not available for this position

Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $61,063.44 - $112,967.37.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

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 $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at 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.

ReqID: J10108698

Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: On-Site