AECOM Landscape Designer, Shanghai in Shanghai, China

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146856BR

Position Title Landscape Designer, Shanghai

Job Category Architecture and Design

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

Provide landscape advice on planning, design and implementation of landscape work in residential, commercial and public space projects.

Develops design plans in response to technical problems posed by a project’s scope. Develops innovative solutions to problems that effectively address the social, legal, and economic implications of the physical form.

Provide project or task management to develop landscape design and planning concepts and translate them into clear and compelling graphic images.

Prepare landscape designs, supervise the implementation of works contracts, supervise performance of consultants, carry out landscape related studies and research.

Frequently meets with clients in decision-making role.

Demonstrates ability to organize and lead supporting design team.

Minimum Requirements

3-5 years’ post-graduate experience as a Landscape Architect, with experience working in China.

Bachelors in Landscape Architecture or closely related field required; Masters Degree in Landscape Architecture preferred.

Flair for design and strong graphic and illustrative capability.

Promising portfolio of built work which demonstrates technical capabilities.

Experience working on medium to large-sized international projects.

Excellent design, visualization, and graphic skills.

Working knowledge of MS Office, AutoCAD and Adobe Creative Suite software etc.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills essential.

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

Portfolio attached is a must.

Preferred Qualifications Strong conceptual ability highly regarded.

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.

For more information on AECOM, please visit our website at www.aecom.com.