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AECOM Senior Architect / Project Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

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 Buildings + Places Boston is seeking a creative and experienced Senior Architect/Project Manager to be based in Boston, MA .

This person will help service clients in various markets including Higher Education, Life Science and Government. They will be critical to team and project leadership, mentoring junior design staff, and coordinating with technical subject matter experts. We are looking for someone that will enjoy working with design-focused teams comprised of talented and dynamic technical professionals located across the United States.

As a Senor Architect/Project Manager with recognized technical expertise and experience in demanding, design driven projects, you will be responsible for the overall planning, coordination and control of several projects from inception to completion, with the goal of producing functionally and financially viable projects that will be completed on time within cost and to the required quality. Managing scope, schedule, budget, quality, safety, and change management while building strong client relationships is key. You are a team leader and will have the opportunity to lead not only from a project perspective, but from a practice and culture standpoint. The right person will be an integral part of our architecture practice in the region.

What you will do:

  • In partnership with the Project Director and/or Project Manager, you will lead a team in the design and technical documentation and delivery of a wide range of project types and sizes through all phases of design, documentation, and construction.

  • Prepare design and contract drawings using advanced design software tools.

  • Prepare alternative design solutions, contract documents, and specifications.

  • Oversee the work of more junior designers and architects.

  • Manage client, team, and project coordination.

Support communication between project team, clients, vendors, contractors, consultants, and building and permitting officials.


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture plus a eight (8) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Licensed Architect

  • Due to the nature of this work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture (BArch) or Bachelor of Science in Architecture + Master’s degree in Architecture with 12+ years of relevant experience in design, rendering and resolving technical issues or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.

  • Laboratory, research, or healthcare experience

  • Ability to be client facing and lead client discussions and charrettes

  • Strategic and critical thinking

  • Revit and BIM as well as experience in AutoCAD, Photoshop, Microsoft Office, InDesign, and software such as Rhino, SketchUp, Enscape or other visualization tools.

  • Experienced in building codes, standards, building construction, and building structures

  • DoD and/or Federal Civilian experience.

  • NCARB Certified

  • Dedicated, with an all-hands-on-deck attitude towards completing the work efficiently and accurately.

Additional Information

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

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: J10079852

Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Design