AECOM Associate Urban Designer, Shanghai in Shanghai, China

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148674BR

Position Title Associate Urban Designer, Shanghai

Job Category Planning

Business Line Design + Planning

Country China

State/Province/Region CN - Shanghai Municipality

City Shanghai

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 www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Design + Planning

Our professionals specialize in design, master planning, environmental and ecological planning, strategic planning and economic development. We create implementable solutions that promote sustainable land use and enhance quality of life.

Job Summary

Lead the creative efforts on client projects, developing overall design concepts and design presentation strategies.

Act as the primary design interface with clients and consultants.

Responsible for design direction and standards of UD&P staff.

Responsible for project profitability and management of work flow and staff utilization.

Oversees project and product design and technical quality.

Participate in business development and marketing efforts.

Minimum Requirements

10-15 years’ post-graduate experience as an Urban Designer

Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or Landscape and Master’s degree in Urban Design, Landscape Architecture or Architecture.

Excellent design, visualization, and graphic skills.

Strong attention to detail.

Excellent organizational skills.

Good writing and oral communication skills both in English and Mandarin.

Preferred Qualifications Be able to lead a multidisciplinary team.

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.