New York City
United States of America - New York, New York City
AECOM's Transportation Architecture department in is hiring a Senior Architect with a strong transportation architecture background to lead significant transportation projects in rail and aviation sectors.
Key responsibilities will include working with, and coordinating, an architectural/engineering team in preparing documents for projects focused on transportation. The ideal candidate will perform detailed phases of architectural design work for projects requiring interface and collaboration with various disciplines, clients, and consultants. Other tasks include:
Preparing Architectural plans, and/or supervising their execution.
Performing analysis of design and construction systems, planning studies, design layouts and construction details.
Overseeing research used in writing specifications, including coordinating with manufacturers.
Conducting site and construction inspections for information-gathering purposes, preparing interpretive reports.
Executing code analysis, material selections, and technical solutions.
Analyzing design and construction systems, design layouts and construction features, which require researching, compiling and recording information for assigned project work.
Coordinating with other disciplines.
Planning, scheduling, coordinating, managing and overseeing the work of lower-level architects who assist with particular projects.
Manage client, team and project coordination, including full documentation coordination with structural, MEP, lighting, AV, civil consultants etc.
Manage architecture discipline staffing, schedule and costs associated
Lead communication between project team, clients, vendors, contractors, consultants, and building and permitting officials
Provide technical guidance and innovative solutions to resolve complex technical and design challenges
Conduct and document site visits, process submittals, substitution requests, and RFI’s during construction
Determine collectively with multiple design disciplines, the technical approach and design criteria for projects.
Participate in responding to RFPs and preparing the technical proposals
Lead and coach junior architectural staff
Perform independent investigations, studies, and architectural analysis.
Develop design details, plans and specifications.
Serve as quality control reviewer.
Remain current in codes and technologies appropriate to the architecture discipline including IBC, NFPA, etc.
Ensure conformance with standards, established architectural practices, applicable codes, and technical adequacy of design and construction.
Professional Degree in Architecture (B. Arch or M. Arch preferred) and 8+ years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience/education
Registered Licensed Architect in the State of New York or NJ
Proficiency coordinating Revit, MicroStation or AutoCAD projects
Microsoft Office Suite skills are required.
Master of Architecture preferred
Experience in the transportation sector is preferred
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 Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 232895BR
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.