Digital Design Delivery Director – Built Environment, Middle East - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates - Dubai, Abu Dhabi

Job Summary

The role will entail strategic planning, leading and execution of Aecom’s project delivery capabilities through the implementation of new and emerging tools and progressive workflows to leverage virtual design, Building Information Modeling (BIM), and other digital approaches to deliver projects faster, lower cost, and to higher quality across our Middle East and India design centres. Initial focus will be on developing the delivery capabilities of our Masterplanning and Buildings (Architecture and Engineering) teams.

Key Attributes

Intellectual Curiosity

  • There is always some new technology or resource that requires the ability to learn and incorporate into teams and platforms. This requires a mindset of continual learning to be successful

Vision Of Where The Business is Headed

  • A good leader needs to be focused on the present, always with an eye on the future.

  • Do you see what others don't see? Do you see what can be and not what is currently? Do you see what needs to be and must be to have?

Ability to Leverage Analytics

  • Great decision making is dependent on great data and turning data into insights is a key factor. The key to any digital workplace success is realizing that digital and data are connected, and leaders must recognize that being data-driven is a core requirement to run a successful digital business. a healthy work culture.

Passion and Purpose

  • Can you get your organization excited about digital? If you aren't passionate about what you are doing, you can't expect your workers to be either. Leaders need to be change agents when going through a digital transformation. Can you drive your employees to radical change, to engage their heart, mind and soul in the digital transformation process?

Minimum Requirements

  • Proven track record in leading Digital Design Delivery, including change management from traditional design processes at an international design practice.

  • 10+ years managing design delivery in the Built Environment (Architecture or Engineering discipline) with at least 5 years in Digital Design Delivery environment at an international design practice

  • In depth working knowledge of BIM software, standards, and best practice across the Built Environment

  • Self-starter and possess drive to pursue and continue education in digital design, analytics and BIM

  • Excellent leadership, communication and technical skills with ability to lead and work as part of a team

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional qualification in BIM with a discipline professional qualification in building design such Architecture (RIBA, AIA or equivalent) or Engineering (CIBSE, ICE, IStructE, or equivalent)

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 Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232221BR

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.