AECOM Project Architect in Denver, Colorado
United States of America - Colorado, Denver
AECOM is seeking a Project Architect based in Denver, Colorado.
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.
The Project Architect will work on a variety of projects ranging in size and complexity. Primary responsibility will be supporting design staff and focusing on architecture, urban planning, urban design and landscape architecture projects. Project work could include proposal generation, conceptual design, design documentation, construction field work and assessment. Current project markets include federal, civic/municipal, transportation, education, corporate and commercial.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Provide architectural leadership on complex projects ranging from corporate office, higher education, sports and entertainment, transportation, corporate interiors, civic, municipal, and governmental facilities
Lead the development of contract documents
Prepare architectural plans, elevations, sections, details and specifications
Conduct quality control reviews of contract documents prior to issuance to client
Coordinate all required internal AECOM and external A/E disciplines for successful outcomes during construction
Evaluate contractor’s progress during construction and provide recommendations
Coordinate and attend design reviews with clients, project managers, and municipal agencies
Validate design decisions based on cost analysis with an understanding of logistics and procurement efficiencies
Stay current with new design software developments (i.e., BIM, Revit, Autodesk 360, Dynamo, etc.)
Apply creative design thinking to client’s business problems to help maximize value of AECOM’s service to the client
Collaborate with AECOM regional leadership to help develop and garner greater design focus, methodologies, process, and design excellence philosophy
Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from an accredited institution plus four (4) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Valid driver’s license
Due to the nature of this work, US Citizenship is required.
Master’s degree in Architecture
Highly Proficient in Autodesk Revit
Experience with Bluebeam, Navisworks and Dynamo
Experience with Adobe Photoshop and InDesign
Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
Ability to meet quality, schedule and budget expectations
Desire to be mentored by leadership and provide mentorship to junior staff
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Detail-oriented and technical, yet experienced enough to see the big picture
Must be a highly motivated self-starter with solid writing and verbal communication skills
Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work
Ability to work independently and lead large groups of technical minded people with minimal oversight
Ability to multi-task and be flexible and able to adapt to rapidly changing project requirements and deadlines
Ability to apply passion and enthusiasm for design in a collaborative and progressive team-oriented work environment
Relocation is not available for this position.
Sponsorship is not available for this position.
Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The target salary for this position is $75,000.00 annually.
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 and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, retirement benefits, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
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 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. 257464BR
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.