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AECOM BIM Specialist III in New York City, New York

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a BIM Specialist for our innovative and growing Digital Solutions department in NYC, or any of AECOM's offices on the East Coast. The Digital Solutions Department is comprised of architects, engineers, developers, and programmers.

As a Design Technology Specialist, you will be responsible for supporting project teams through the application of BIM technologies. The Design Technology Specialist will leverage strong knowledge of AEC industry standards, tools, and practices to support and improve workflow collaboration and efficiencies throughout project delivery.

Responsibilities :

  • Works under limited supervision.

  • Provides training and technical support to design staff on the Building Information Modeling system, which provides 3D models using project specifications and content.

  • Direct project support and production to assigned projects and create the drawings as required using the standards and content to meet the job requirements (objects within the drawing, doors, lights, etc.)

  • Provide training and technical support to design staff on Building Information Modeling systems

  • Act as a support resource for core design technologies

  • Can be a resource and team member in all phases of the project

  • Maintains current knowledge of design software, industry developments in integrated practice, and other applicable techniques

  • Devotes time to research new and upcoming technologies

  • Utilizes specialist knowledge to conduct complex modeling, data management, analysis and/or optimization for architectural and engineering designs

  • Ability to self-manage and deliver assigned tasks, projects and group initiatives in an efficient manner

  • Ability to delegate tasks to team members and lead BIM scope on projects

  • When and where applicable, coordinate support between external vendors and internal staff

  • Support efforts in development, testing, and implementation of design tools and services

  • Support the development and implementation of interoperability workflows between various design applications/platforms

  • Create and review Design Technology learning materials


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

DCSA—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.

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.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture, engineering or a related discipline required with 4 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Progressive experience in BIM/3D Modeling, with a focus on Autodesk Software Suite & Services and Bentley Software and Services

  • Revit experience and BIM360 Environment Management are critical

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced knowledge in building information modeling programs and applicable techniques

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite

  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud Suite

  • Experience with a variety of BIM software including but not limited to Revit, Navisworks, BIM360 Design Suite, Assemble, and Plangrid

  • Experience with a variety of design software including but not limited to Rhino, Vray, Lumion, Unity, Unreal, Twinmotion, AutoCAD, and Formit.

  • Knowledge and experience in the disciplines within the AEC industry

  • Ability to effectively meet deadlines

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize responsibilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

  • Experience with Bentley Open Buildings is a plus

  • Familiarity with Autodesk Revit API & Dynamo, as well as Grasshopper for Rhino, are pluses.

Additional Information:

AECOM encourages, but does not require, its employees to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. However, this position is on a project or a worksite, which requires workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination or an approved accommodation must be received in order to enter an AECOM or worksite location in New York City, NY.

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. 260602BR

Virtual: Yes

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.