AECOM Senior Vehicle Engineer in Baltimore, Maryland

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156801BR

Position Title Senior Vehicle Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Project / Program / Management

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Maryland

City Baltimore

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Senior Vehicle Engineer for employment in the Baltimore, MD office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide staff augmentation to key client, Maryland Transit Administration

  • Provide support to MARC in various assignments such as operations, maintenance and procurement of passenger railcars

  • Coordination with various MTA personnel as well as staff from other consulting firms and contractors to the MTA

  • Supporting new procurement of locomotives and the overhaul of several classes of passenger rolling stock

  • Providing oversight on the progress of overhauls and support their acceptance and recommissioning into the MARC rolling stock fleet

  • Follow on activities will include support of the warranty administration for the new locomotives and overhauled passenger rolling stock

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 13+ years minimum experience.

  • Experienced in coordinating and managing rolling stock maintenance and subcontractors

  • Familiar with current FRA and FTA regulations

  • Familiar with coordinating with Class 1 railroads and use of their right of way

Experienced in the procurement of passenger rail cars and locomotives. This includes:

  • Specification development

  • Project management and oversight

  • Technical guidance

  • Acceptance testing and commissioning

  • Warranty administration

Preferred Qualifications

  • 25+ years of experience

  • PE preferred

  • Previous management experience with a transit agency

  • Project Life Cycle Management

  • Project Budgeting/Financial Management

  • Developing Estimates for Time/Cost

  • Establish guidelines for evaluating vendor bids/proposals

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

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