AECOM Project Controls Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

Requisition/Vacancy No. 150992BR

Position Title Project Controls Engineer

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Construction Services

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

Construction Services

Our talented experts are dedicated to managing the complexity inherent in construction projects, catering to each client’s unique needs. We provide services such as program management, construction management and owner’s representation to our clients around the globe.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Controls Engineer for immediate employment for the Boston, MA office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

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

  • Coordinate with project management, design teams and contractors

  • Provide provide cost planning and value engineering

  • Maintain cost control procedures, preparing project cost reports and budgets

  • Prepare cash flow reports

  • Analyze and negotiate change order requests and invoices

  • Review and agree applications for payment

  • Review and agree final accounts and project close-out

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field

  • 7+ years of experience

  • Experience in change management and ability to assess changes against construction contracts

  • Experience preparing budgets, cash flow analyses and other financial reports

  • Demonstrated client management, communication and organization skills

  • Ability to think strategically, plan and problem solve

  • Capacity to work in a team setting with minimal supervision or direction

  • Ability to write complex business documents, such as reports, papers, detailed letters and emails

  • Attention to detail and quality

  • Demonstrated stability and longevity in job history

  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word

Preferred Qualifications

  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Project/Primavera P6 highly desirable

  • Intermediate to advance knowledge of SAP highly desirable

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.