AECOM Architect in Southfield, Michigan

United States of America - Michigan, Southfield

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Architect for employment in the Metropolitan Detroit area.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Architectural design and documentation of complex projects ranging from healthcare, corporate office, higher education, sports and entertainment, corporate interiors, housing, and governmental facilities

  • Develop thought provoking design for buildings with various uses.

  • Prepare architectural plans, elevations, sections, details and specifications

  • Collaborate with architecture and engineering team for successful outcomes during construction

  • Create building designs which take into account the urban context and scale of the associated sites to benefit the built environment.

  • Create dynamic rendering’s and 3d images through the use of cutting edge software and 3d models which can be used to compel the client and convey design intent.

  • Validate design decisions based on cost analysis with an understanding of logistics and procurement efficiencies

  • Apply creative design thinking to client’s business problems to help maximize value of AECOM’s service to the client.

  • Stay current with new design software developments (i.e., BIM, Revit, Rhino, Dynamo, etc.)

Minimum Requirements

Candidates must have a minimum of 5+ years relevant experience to be considered for an Architect II position or 7+ years of relevant experience to be considered for an Architect III position.

The minimum requirements for both level positions are as follows:

  • Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) degree from an accredited institution

  • Highly proficient in Autodesk Revit

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and other post process and presentation graphic software

  • Ability to work with a diverse team

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Detail-oriented and technical, yet experienced enough to see the big picture

  • Experienced, self-directed professional

  • 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 meet quality, schedule and budget expectations

  • Desire to be mentored by leadership and provide mentorship to junior staff

  • 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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Architecture

  • Registered Architect

  • Experience with Bluebeam, Navisworks, Rhino and/or Dynamo

Additional Information:

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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 Line Architecture

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 193983BR

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.