AECOM Senior Landscape Architect in San Francisco, California

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156968BR

Position Title Senior Landscape Architect

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Architecture

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - California

City San Francisco

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

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Landscape Architect for immediate employment for the San Francisco, CA office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

Our studio’s work consists of a range of project types and scales, both domestically and abroad. We work on ambitious, fast-paced projects and value thoughtful design conversation balanced with the drive to execute and see results. In addition to our own studio’s design work, we collaborate heavily with our own architecture and urban planning studios on a host of different projects.

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

  • Preparation of construction documents and specifications, cost estimates, and hand and computer drawings

  • Review construction documents and specifications, cost estimates, and hand and computer drawings

  • Project management and coordination

  • Participation at client, agency and contractor meetings

  • Mentor and develop the skills of landscape architecture staff

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 10+ years' experience

  • Licensed Landscape Architect in state of CA

  • Strong financial and budget management skills

  • Excellent design, visualization, and graphic skills

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and, Adobe Creative Suite software packages

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite as well as overall strong computer proficiency

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Excellent organizational skills

Candidate must submit a portfolio of up to 10 work samples which include graphic and design capabilities. Please keep the file under 8MB. No candidate will be considered without a portfolio.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture, Architecture or Urban Design

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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