AECOM Architecture Designer in Denver, Colorado

Business Line Architecture

Position Title Architecture Designer

United States of America - Colorado


Job Summary

AECOM Architectural Group is seeking a highly motivated, creative and talented Architectural Designer for immediate employment in our Denver, Colorado office. The Designer will work collaboratively with all team members to cultivate design concepts through modeling, drawings, diagrams, maps, data visualization and statistical analyses as part of the process. The Designer will be expected to be proactive in their initiation, creation and presentation of designs. It is important for the Designer to be able to engage in design collaborations and effectively communicate with fellow design professionals and clients. The Designer will need to be able to articulate questions and have a willingness to engage topics outside of their level of expertise. The Designer should demonstrate the ability, confidence, and desire to push the limits of what’s possible while seeking innovative solutions to design problems, providing unique perspectives to the built environment. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting and challenging projects showcasing the innovative design talents of industry leading professionals.

AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions through a highly collaborative multi-discipline social environment. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; Liberty Park at the World Trade Center, New York, NY; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; and the LA 2024 Olympic bid. AECOM is seeking an Architectural Designer to join the architectural staff in the Denver, CO. office

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop 2D/3D conceptual designs

  • Develop renderings, animations and VR for design presentation

  • Visual programming (Dynamo or Grasshopper)

  • Experimental design

  • High Performance Building design

  • Data driven design and statistical analysis of design iterations

  • Geospatial modeling

  • Energy and daylight modeling

  • Graphic design

  • Preparing Construction Documents

  • Coordinating design efforts with multi-discipline team members

  • Support Sr. Architects and Project Managers on multiple tasks

  • Preparing/ contributing to architectural studies

  • Participating in Facility Condition Assessments

  • Contributing to Code Searches

  • Providing advice and consultation to clients on architectural matters, including compliance with codes and regulations

Minimum Requirements

  • NAAB Accredited Architectural Degree

  • 3+ years' experience

  • Strong design experience

  • Experience in developing and prepare design presentations and construction documents for large public and private clients

  • Strong technical skills related to planning, and architectural design and detailing

  • Experience coordinating work, civil, structural and MEP disciplines

  • Field experience with observing construction progress and capable of providing construction administration services

  • Ability to clearly communicate with clients and peers

  • Diversified knowledge of architectural principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields

  • Proficiency in Revit, Adobe Creative Suite

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficiency in SketchUp, Rhino/Grasshopper/Dynamo, VRay, 3dsMax

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191452BR

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.