Project Architect - Military veterans preferred

2020-03-22
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Minneapolis
Minnesota
United States

United States of America - Minnesota, Minneapolis

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Project Designer or Project Architect for employment in our Minneapolis, MN office.

AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to design excellence and integrated project solutions, with expertise including architecture, interiors, engineering, development, workplace strategy, economic planning, and master planning.

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 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 AECOM'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

  • Bachelor or Master of Architecture (BArch) degree from an accredited institution plus 4+ years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of education/experience

  • Highly proficient in Autodesk Revit

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OutlookExperience with Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and other post process and presentation graphic software

Preferred Qualifications

  • Registered Architect

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

  • 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

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. 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 Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 224255BR

Clearance Required No

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.