AECOM Project Architect in Belfast, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151228BR

Position Title Project Architect

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Architecture

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - Belfast

City Belfast

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 help shape the world around us — from high-rise buildings to educational, cultural, research and transportation facilities. Our design process is based on energy-efficient building systems, and appropriate selection of materials and form to maximize environmental conditions and long-term performance.

Job Summary

The Belfast office are looking for a hard working and highly motivated individual with excellent communication skills to join their established team as a Project Architect .

The role will consist of:

General duties on a range of projects and design stages, including design, detailing, drawing, contract administration, site inspections, etc.

Acting as project leader on appropriate projects

Presenting to clients and prospective clients

General administrative and management duties appropriate to architectural practice

Seeking to develop architectural profile and commercial strength of AECOM.

You will assist in the preparation of design work and presentations, the production of the technical delivery of projects including working drawings, specification writing and contract documentation and help in the development of presentations and projects

Minimum Requirements

  • Recent experience of having worked in an architectural/multi-disciplinary consultancy office

  • Recent experience of having run projects from Inception through to Completion.

  • Must be proficient in the use of AutoCad.

  • Creative, practical, adaptable and enthusiastic

  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail

  • Ability to think in a methodical way to design, plan and organize parts of projects

  • English language proficient, holding excellent communication skills to present information in speech, drawings and reports

  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK

The following are all desirable

  • Experience of Revit Architecture (2012 or later). If applicable, relevant BIM project experience must be listed when applying

  • Working knowledge of Sketchup, Photoshop and other presentation software

  • Experience of various forms of building contract

  • Working knowledge of Project programming and delivery tools such as NBS Specification

  • Working knowledge of Building Systems, Regulations and construction types

  • IT literate, with knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite & AutoCad

  • Ability to manage a busy workload and deadlines

  • Driving Licence

Preferred Qualifications Fully Qualified Architect (ARB Registered)

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. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.