AECOM Associate Director - Electrical, Global Delivery Center, Gurgaon in Gurgaon, India

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149222BR

Position Title Associate Director - Electrical, Global Delivery Center, Gurgaon

Job Category Engineering - Engineering Design

Business Line Building Engineering

Country India

State/Province/Region IN - Haryana

City Gurgaon

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

Building Engineering

We deliver creative solutions for building projects for industry, government, commercial and leisure sectors. Our building engineering specialists have expertise in structural and building services engineering, fire engineering, acoustics, facades and seismic design. We embed sustainability principles in every design.

Job Summary

As part of the strategic initiative, Global Delivery Center (GDC) organisation has been established in AECOM India to provide a wide range of technical services to other parts of AECOM offices around the world. At present, GDC has a core team of 70+ personnel experienced in Building engineering and Transportation design, located in Gurgaon, India. Further growth is underway to meet the plan of establishing 300+ team size, by the end of FY16, to provide technical services in multi-disciplinary building engineering, Architecture and Structural disciplines. In the initial phases of growth, dedicated teams are formed to cater to the needs of UAE and UK offices of AECOM”.

  • The purpose of this position is to lead the respective engineering design, documentation and contract administration work as agreed with the GDC Lead or UK HOD.

  • To undertake the role of a lead engineer to guide and direct the team to successfully design and deliver the project to clients satisfaction, within the given time and available resources.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 15 years Work Experience.

  • Minimum 5 Years of Experience in leading Project team.

  • Experience in Hospitality and Retail large projects.

Project Duties

  • Co-ordinates and manages project teams.

  • Serves as discipline Lead engineer on mid-to large- size projects.

  • Provides specialised technical input to studies and design for staff's specific area of expertise.

  • Approves and signs off on work.

  • Provide extensive technical expertise and leadership for all relevant activities to ensure successful delivery of projects within time, quality, cost and client expectations.

  • Provides complex technical design solutions.

  • Performs quality control reviews of work developed by design team.

  • Participates in development of staff technical skills.

  • Provides estimates for the engineering budget and schedule and oversees technical resources to meet requirements on large projects.

  • Ensure all quality and environmental aspects of the project are identified and addressed to maintain effective operation and project delivery.

  • Assess if targets have been achieved and determine where improvements could be made to increase efficiency.

  • Coordination with other GDC Discipline Principals as applicable for the continuity of the design projects.

  • Administration Duties.

  • Provide mentoring and career development to staff that they work with.

  • Implement business management systems.

  • Work assignment, resource management.

  • Participation in senior staff meetings.

  • Review & approval of timesheets.

  • Quality, OH&S and Corporate Standards.

Maintain quality of work by:

  • Ensuring adherence to Corporate Standards.

  • Ensuring that all activities are performed in a safe manner and comply to AECOM’s OH&S requirements.

  • Ensuring the relevant QA procedures are followed.

  • Professional Development.

  • Maintain, develop and retain the highest appropriate standard of technical skill.

  • Commit to continual professional development and learning on relevant technological, business and human relationship matters.


  • Maintain and develop staff technical improvement and relationship.

  • Lay down precise information to design team about work scope from the Principal Engineer and get it mutually agreed.

  • Contribute to completion of design tasks and project delivery at satisfactory level through being responsive in a timely and effective manner to any design and project requirements.

  • Any other duties your Manager may reasonably require you to perform.

Preferred Qualifications

The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or a Post Graduate Degree

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.