AECOM Architectural Designer II in New York, New York
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.
AECOM is seeking a qualified Architectural Designer to be based in our New York Metro office.
The Architectural Designer will be responsible for the following items:
Working closely with a Senior Architect / Project Manager, independently preparing and presenting client-focused design solutions to project team members
Preparing contract drawings during all design phases
May coordinate and collaborate in activities with employees in other disciplines and departments, internally and externally
Prepare designs, renderings, sketches, diagrams, schematics, and working drawings to illustrate design solutions
Develop and document details to communicate design intent
Assist the Project Architect in editing specifications
Develop, adapt, or modify design features and details under the direction of a project manager, project designer, or project architect
Performing basic architectural/engineering calculations
Preparing specifications, reports, and related data tables
Maintaining liaison with design and drafting groups
Preparing, reviewing, and approving drawings as required
Under the direction of the Supervising Architect, may perform technical assignments of moderate complexity within approved schedules and budgets
May coordinate technical and administrative activities with employees in other disciplines and other departments participating on an assigned project
May assist in the training and evaluation of assigned architectural and design/drafting personnel.
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 :
- BA/BS in Architecture plus two (2) years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience with Rhino and Grasshopper
Proficient in Revit, AutoCAD, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and PowerPoint.
Experience working on all phases of Architectural projects
The candidate should be actively pursuing licensure
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Additional Information :
Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $70,000 - $87,500.
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, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
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.
Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: East
Career Area: Design
Work Location Model: Hybrid