AECOM Water Resources Engineer - Stormwater Design in Germantown, Maryland

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151102BR

Position Title Water Resources Engineer - Stormwater Design

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Water

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Maryland

City Germantown

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 create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, desalination, water resources, water reuse, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as program management and design-build.

Job Summary

The Water Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Water Resources Engineer for immediate employment in our Germantown, MD office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate experience in Water Resources Engineering specific to design work in the areas of stormwater and water resources projects. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The successful candidate can look forward to a variety of projects with Municipal, Federal, and private clients throughout the DC Metro area and beyond. Projects will include the planning and design of stormwater management facilities (e.g., BMP, GI, LID), work on rehabilitation projects, and the design and planning of flood mitigation facilities, and water quality studies and TMDL action plans/studies. Most projects will require the use of CAD and design/ modeling software, and proficiency in this software is required.

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

  • Design for a variety of water resources and site development projects

  • Preparation of technical reports and technical documentation of calculations performed

  • Development of design documents for construction utilities

AECOM is a leading provider of engineering, construction and technical services for public agencies and private sector companies around the world. The Company offers a broad range of planning, engineering and architectural design, environmental, construction, program and construction management, systems integration, operations and maintenance, management and a wide range of specialized technical services for the U.S. federal government, state and local government agencies, Fortune 500 companies and other multinational corporations. We provide services for transportation, hazardous waste, industrial infrastructure and process, petrochemical, general building, water/wastewater, military facilities and equipment platforms, and defense and security programs.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering - preferably civil

  • EIT

  • 3+ years of experience in the planning and design of Stormwater Management facilities, including project analysis, feasibility and cost estimating required

  • Technical proficiency in civil engineering design and analysis, including site grading, SWM/BMP, hydrology/hydraulic calculations, TMDL compliance, erosion and sediment control, storm sewer, and sanitary sewer.

  • Proficient with CAD and design software (Civil 3D, TR-55, TR-20, Bentley Design Suites, AutoTurn, etc)

  • Experience working with local and state permit agencies

  • Strong written and oral communication, quantitative and interpersonal skills

  • Strong work ethic and professional demeanor

  • Proactive on assignments and demonstrate initiative

  • Must work independently with minimal supervision, and complete multiple technical tasks under tight deadlines

  • Valid driver’s license required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in design of Green Infrastructure, Low Impact Development, Environmental Site Design (ESD), LEED projects

  • Experience in the site development design

  • PE Certification

  • Masters degree in Engineering

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.