Consultant - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Birmingham - Uk
United Kingdom

United Kingdom - West Midlands, Birmingham - UK

Job Summary

AECOM has world-class innovators and visionaries who are on a journey to transform our world for the better. Our approach is to address challenging problems with innovative thinking and advanced technologies offering employees endless opportunities to nurture talent and maximise their potentials, enabling them to build a lasting career.

As a Consultant, you will work within our Technology Services team helping to deliver Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS), Connected and Automated Vehicles (CAV), Smart Cities and Smart Motorway projects to clients across the UK and internationally. The team provides services to diverse client base, from strategic advisory services through to technical research, design and delivery related engineering services. The Technology Services team works closely with clients and partners, largely in the Transportation Sector, although this role will also support other sectors due to its specialist nature.

Today, we are pushing the boundaries of mobility by delivering a connected vehicle testbed in Ireland which will help push the boundaries of technology, we are managing live trials of autonomous vehicles creating a greater understanding of how CAV can be integrated into our everyday life, closely collaborating specialist. We are delivering Electric Vehicle and renewable energy generation projects to create greener and more sustainable mobility.

Your innovative thinking and business skills will be nurtured to enhance your career prospects and help our team push the boundaries of technology and technical solutions for our clients today and in the future.

Job Responsibilities:

As a Consultant, you will be expected to support design, development and technical delivery of projects as well as being a technology partner in multi-disciplinary teams to achieve enduring results. Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Providing specialist technical consultancy and design services for the development of projects and bids and subsequent delivery of technical work for which Intelligent Transport Systems, Smart Cities, Mobility solutions, technical design and delivery, and other technology related expertise is required.

  • Keeping up to date with new developments, technologies and skills helping you and AECOM push the boundaries of mobility through the next generation ITS, CAV and smart cities and acting as a technology scout exploring emerging opportunities within the Technology Services team.

  • Supporting the capture of client, stakeholder, system and user requirements, developing systems and services, system architecture, design documentation and technical reports.

  • Collaborating with AECOM colleagues and project partners to support the development and delivery of opportunities, bids and projects.

  • Conducting research, data analysis and proposing recommendations relative to the client, technology and the future.

  • Supporting the identification and engagement of strategic partners and industry to support opportunity development and raise yours and our technical and business profile.

  • Under general supervision, provides analysis on projects. Executes work plans and task definition, participates in data collection.

  • Participates in development of solutions to client problems with a focus on financial analysis and capital investment under the guidance of a more senior manager.

  • Assigned as a consultant to a wide variety of areas.

Minimum Requirements

  • We are looking for candidates with working experience in a similar role in transportation, technology or ICT-related sector.

  • You will have growing knowledge of ITS and/or technologies which provide a recognised contribution to ITS solutions.

  • Good understanding of transport technology market demands, trends and challenges.

  • Experience in contributing to collaborative

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Electrical/Electronics/Telecommunications/Computer Engineering or associated field.

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

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 Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232063BR

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.