AECOM Technology Director - Digital Transformation in Brisbane, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146797BR

Position Title Technology Director - Digital Transformation

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Transportation

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - Queensland

City Brisbane

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

We are looking for an influential, collaborative and enthusiastic Technology Director to drive AECOM’s Digital by Design strategy across the Queensland and Northern Territory. This role will give you the opportunity to work with a team of technical experts to deliver innovative digital engineering solutions to the region, with a key focus on commercial outcomes and driving standardisation and efficiency gains.

Working across both the Water and Transport groups, you will accelerate the transformation of our core design and engineering consulting business. You will be tasked with increasing our adoption of Digital Engineering (DE), building AECOM’s offering and changing the way we produce and deliver work to our clients.

As part of the transformation, you will collaborate closely with your peers across the ANZ region and each of the local delivery teams who engage with our clients.

Minimum Requirements

We are looking for a strategic thinker. An individual who can develop, implement and drive innovative solutions to execute our Digital by Design strategy. Utilising your 10+ years’ professional experience, you will have proven commercial business management experience and a successful track record for driving successful digital transformational projects.

Preferred Qualifications

Tertiary qualifications (MBA, Computer Science, Business or Engineering) and consulting experience will be highly regarded.

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.