Project Manager / Architect - Federal - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Colorado, Colorado Springs

Job Summary

AECOM’s Buildings + Places practice is dedicated to design excellence through an integrated approach to creative problem-solving. With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and connect and engage people through relevant and innovative design solutions. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, architecture, interiors, building engineering, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture.

At AECOM, our professional purpose to deliver a better world is at the heart of each project we undertake. We are trusted advisors to our clients, bringing the resources needed to build new facilities, improve existing ones, and to create environments that uniquely support the specific requirements of our clients’ business. Our teams have worked on signature projects for major commercial, themed entertainment and government clients. The Project Manager is expected to lead projects and help manage the deliverables for a wide range of project types and sizes through all phases of design, documentation, and construction. This person would typically be staffed on 1-3 projects at a time depending on complexity and size of teams.

  • Directs and managers the entire project, guidance to subordinate managers, enforces company and project policies, and a primary liaison between AECOM and client interface.

  • Overall responsibility and management of project including but not limited to budgeting/schedule stage, procurement, through contract closeout.

  • Position has primary fiscal responsibility and key liaison between client for assigned project.

  • Work with regional leadership on targeted pursuits and business development efforts related to Federal clients.

  • Has full responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating technical assignments.

  • Generally requires multi-disciplinary knowledge of architecture.

  • Plans and develops architecture/engineering tasks concerned with unique or controversial problems. This involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope and selection of problems for investigation and development of novel concepts and approaches.

  • Maintains liaison with units within the organization and individuals inside and outside of the organization.

  • Responsible for acting independently on technical matters pertaining to the field.

  • Work at this level usually requires extensive progressive experience.

  • Works under minimal supervision. Supervision received is essentially administrative with assignments given in terms of broad general objectives and limits.

  • Manages group of architects and/or designers, coordinating activities of the unit.

  • Position is open to relocation from other geographic areas.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Architecture and 8 years of related experience

  • Must be a licensed Architect

Preferred Qualifications

  • This person will have direct contact with Agency Leadership and is expected to work independently.

  • Experience leading programming and design development workshops with clients, users, maintainers and designers.

  • Participated on and managed multi-discipline design teams for projects of $10 million or greater construction value.

  • Experience with high performance and sustainable building requirements and third party certification programs

  • 5+ years Federal experience, NAVFAC, USACE, VAMC, DOD or USAF experience preferred.

  • BIM, Revit, CADD Experience

  • Graphics skills

  • A secret or Top secret clearance

Additional Information:

  • Relocation benefits are available

  • Due to the nature of work, candidates must be US Citizens

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. 226648BR

Additional Locations US - Denver, CO - 8500 Pena Blvd, US - Greenwood Village, CO - 6200 South Quebec Street

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.