AECOM Designer II, Architecture in Los Angeles, California

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149565BR

Position Title Designer II, Architecture

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Architecture

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - California

City Los Angeles

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 help shape the world around us — from high-rise buildings to educational, cultural, research and transportation facilities. Our design process is based on energy-efficient building systems, and appropriate selection of materials and form to maximize environmental conditions and long-term performance.

Job Summary


DUTIES: Survey and document existing site conditions and functional requirements. Conduct architectural and interior studies and assist in the development of architectural solutions to meet project specifications and ensuring compliance with building standards, established architectural practices, and building codes. Prepare designs, reports, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, working drawings, developing details and editing specifications. Adapt and modify design features and operational methods to meet a variety of situations. Participate in the design process, with an emphasis on the preparation of drawings and graphics to express the project’s design intent. Produce rendered plans, sections, elevations, concept diagrams and 3D modeling through the use of 3DS Max, Revit, Google SketchUp, Bluebeam Revu, V-Ray, Adobe Creative Suite CS5, Rhino 3D and Grasshopper, and AutoCAD presentation tools. Work under the direction of a Principal, Project Architect, Project Designer or Project Manager. Perform routine applications involving the use of computer-aided software.

Minimum Requirements

REQUIREMENTS: Requires a Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Architecture or a related field and 2 years of experience in the job offered or 2 years of experience involving: development of architectural design solutions using computer software, including 3DS Max, Revit, Google SketchUp, Bluebeam Revu, V-Ray, Rhino 3D and Grasshopper, AutoCAD, and Adobe Creative Suite CS5; building standards, established architectural practices, and building code compliance; and designs, reports, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, working drawings, developing details and editing specifications.

CONTACT: NaVonne Parson, HR Specialist, AECOM, 4840 Cox Rd., Glen Allen, VA 23060. Please refer to job #FSFT-A7XVMG.

Preferred Qualifications None

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.


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