AECOM Architect/Engineer IV - Asset Advisory Services in Chicago, Illinois
United States of America - California, Oakland
AECOM is seeking an Architect/Engineer IV - Asset Advisory Services for employment in any the following offices: San Francisco, CA; Oakland, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Orange, CA; Chicago, IL; New York, NY. We are also open to full-time remote/telecommute for this opportunity.
At AECOM, 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.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy, and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year
Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”
Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”
VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
About Buildings + Places
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 in a dynamic, interactive, and creative work environment.
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.
Our teams have worked on signature projects such as the London 2012 Olympic Park and Legacy Framework, to the new plan for the LA2028 Olympics, to industrial facilities for GE and Rolls-Royce, to headquarters and workplaces for NASA, Unilever, Sony Music, DirecTV, Box, Inc. and many Fortune 500 companies.
The Asset Advisory Services within AECOM is seeking an Architect/Engineer IV - Buildings Asset Management candidate to support several large building asset management projects and assist the team leaders in growing the business globally. This seasoned candidate should be able to demonstrate an established career in asset management, architecture, or engineering (mechanical or electrical), with experience managing projects.
The ideal candidate is detail-oriented and technical yet experienced enough to see the big picture and understand how building systems work in the real world. Our projects are large, complex, and multidisciplinary, and our tight-knit team is characterized by people who are willing to stretch and learn. A keen interest in creating and implementing systems to manage large data sets and repeatable processes is also helpful. This is a team of self-starters who don’t wait to be asked when a task is in front of them. A good sense of humor also helps.
We are willing to train a candidate in Asset Management practices who has a solid career in architecture or mechanical or electrical engineering and who meets our other criteria.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following…
Manage junior staff performing building asset management and strategic planning work
Perform work related to asset management and strategic planning, including building implementation projects from identified deficiencies and leading a data QAQC team
Occasionally lead field assessments
Write proposals to pursue new projects
Manage projects including setup, risk analysis, scheduling, budgeting, and team management
Implement of our proprietary digital enterprise asset management system for clients
Train field staff
Occasional technical report writing
Give presentations to clients and run workshops
Participate in client pitch meetings and interviews
- Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering, Planning, or a related field plus at least eight (8) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
13+ years of related experience
Licensed Architect (RA) or Professional Engineer (PE) in California
IAM and/or PMP certification
Experience managing all phases of capital projects
Broad knowledge of building and construction, design, including advanced understanding of industry practices
Experience with project management including team and budget management
Ability to use Microsoft Office products (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Project), budget tracking and maintenance, scheduling.
Comfortable with learning and using digital data collection tools and online platforms.
Enterprise Asset Management System experience helpful.
Good written and verbal communication.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Architecture and Design
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. 255216BR
Additional Locations US - Chicago, IL - 303 E Wacker Drive, US - Los Angeles, CA - 300 S Grand Ave, US - New York, NY - 125 Broad Street, US - Orange, CA - 999 Town & Country Rd, US - San Francisco, CA - 300 California Street
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.