AECOM Designer III in Boston, Massachusetts

Requisition/Vacancy No. 145610BR

Position Title Designer III

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Massachusetts

City Boston

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 currently seeking a highly talented and hardworking Designer for immediate employment in the Boston, MA office.

Under the direction of a Principal, Project Architect, Project Designer or Project Manager the responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducting architectural studies

  • Preparing presentation drawings

  • Developing design concepts and design criteria and other program information

  • Preparing reports, calculations, and detailed design and construction drawings

  • Performing routine to advanced applications involving the use of computer aided software

  • Assisting and actively participating in the design process, with an emphasis on the preparation of drawings and graphics to express the project’s design intent

  • Preparing rendered plans, sections, elevations, concept diagrams and 3D modeling using Auto CAD, Sketch Up, Revit and other presentation tools

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture or related field

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience

  • Willing to work in a highly energized architectural design environment, and will at times need to put in extra effort to meet tight deadlines

  • Proficient skills in Revit Architecture, Auto CAD, Google Sketchup, Adobe Creative Suite CS5 and Microsoft Office

Preferred Qualifications

  • LEED certification

  • Experience in the design of transportation buildings such as airport and/or rail passenger terminals

  • Experience with the software Lumion

  • Knowledge of other 3D graphic programs such as Rhino and 3D Studio Max

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.