AECOM Interior Designer in Roanoke, Virginia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 145805BR

Position Title Interior Designer

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Architecture

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Virginia

City Roanoke

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

Looking for an opportunity to further your career with a top ranked, globally positioned firm while living in one of Americas most beautiful and livable cities? AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Interior Designer for immediate employment in the Roanoke, VA office.

AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; Liberty Park at the World Trade Center, New York, NY; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; and the LA 2024 Olympic bid.

It is an opportunity to apply your talents to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects in an environment committed to excellence in innovation, technical quality and client service. Roanoke is rich in cultural, entertainment and outdoor activities and has a strong sense of community. Nestled in the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains, it has been awarded the “All American City” designation a record six times. Primary market sectors served from AECOM's Roanoke office include Department of Defense, Healthcare, Federal Civilian and Intelligence.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to those listed below:

  • Develops technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems

  • Develops planning and creative design concepts for projects based on client’s need

  • Analyze space and quantify how to use that by evaluating what is needed

  • Adapts and modifies design features and operational methods under general supervision of a manager or a senior interior designer

  • Works with clients as well as internal and external project team to execute the project from concept to execution and completion

  • May hold pieces of project or have significant technical role, as a project lead; final authority usually rests with a more senior staff member or manager

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required

  • 5+ years of experience

  • Proficient in Revit, AutoCad, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and PowerPoint

  • Has a keen sense of what the client needs and brings that design concept and implement it

  • Requires general knowledge of design development, construction documents and Furniture Fixture & Equipment (FF&E) processes

  • Ability to work in a deadline-driven, fast paced environment

  • Strong communication, interpersonal and collaborative skills fostering positive work environment

  • Outstanding design and graphic skills

  • Possesses analytical, technical and problem-solving skills and abilities

  • Valid drivers license

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • License or NCIDQ certification preferred or actively pursuing examination

  • Experience with design of Healthcare and Government market sectors preferred

  • Proficiency in Building Information Modeling (Revit) preferred and LEED AP qualifications desirable

  • Experience with furniture systems design desired

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.