AECOM Web Applications Developer in Los Angeles, California

Requisition/Vacancy No. 152657BR

Position Title Web Applications Developer

Job Category Information Technology

Business Line AECOM Corporate

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

AECOM Corporate

Our teams provide the strategic guidance that shapes the vision and direction for AECOM. We enable the success of our employees and our operations by ensuring they have the tools, information, resources and support they need to do their jobs.

Job Summary

Will utilize your knowledge and expertise to design, develop, configure, administer and support a wide variety of desktop and server solutions. Will create and modify web applications using a variety of toolsets including JavaScript, Dojo AMD, HTML5, and CSS and utilize experience and judgment to troubleshoot desktop, web, database and servers across a wide range of environments and platforms. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Designing and creating application solutions.

  • Configuring, administering and troubleshooting server-side and desktop software and applications.

  • Performing system analysis and functional testing.

  • Producing and maintaining technical and help documentation.

  • Supporting user communities across various platforms and applications.

  • Working closely with clients and technical staff to develop innovative solutions that meet project requirements within budget and schedule.

This position can be located in any major metropolitan area.

Minimum Requirements

Candidates must be hands-on, collaborative, technology-oriented leaders who are strategic thinkers and skilled in developing strategic plans, programs and accomplishing business objectives. Experience, skills and attributes include:

  • Degree in computer science, computer engineering, mathematics or related field.

  • Seven or more years experience using, configuring and administering ESRI’s ArcGIS desktop and server solutions including ArcSDE and ArcGIS Server.

  • Proficiency in GIS application development including the ESRI suite of products.

  • Experience with relational databases and advanced RDBMS concepts including a working knowledge of MongoDB, Oracle, SQL Server and PostgreSQL.

  • Proven ability and experience modifying and creating new web mapping applications using Visual Studio .NET, JavaScript, Dojo AMD, HTML5 and CSS.

  • Working knowledge of Windows Systems Administration and Web Servers including IIS and Apache.

  • Developing new and maintaining existing geospatial applications.

  • Proven experience in analysing, reviewing and revising programs to increase operating efficiency or to adapt them to new procedures.

  • Assisting in the generation or installation of systems software.

  • Object oriented design skills.

  • Knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques of computer programming, systems analysis and computer operations procedures.

  • Solid experience in coding, testing and debugging computer programs.

  • Ability to identify software problems and communicate them to stakeholders.

  • Ability to learn new programming and scripting languages.

  • Skilled in problem solving and critical thinking with the proven ability to analyse problems and develop solutions.

  • Strong cross-group collaboration, interpersonal and communication skills.

This position can be located in any major metropolitan area.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficiency in AJAX, JSON, JQuery, REST, SQL, Python, PowerShell, SSRS and SharePoint.

  • Specialized training and/or certifications in applicable programming languages and tools.

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.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.