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AECOM Senior Transportation Project Manager in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is actively seeking a Senior Transportation Project Manager to support our exciting projects in the Albuquerque, NM office. The appropriately qualified applicant will have demonstrated experience in project and client management of multi-disciplinary transportation projects.

The candidate will have various management, leadership, and people accountability responsibilities for a specific technical group or department.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Builds strong relationships and interacts regularly with existing and new clients, teaming partners, industry groups and stakeholders

  • Continue and strengthen client relationships within the Surface Transportation Industry, specific to public sector clients.

  • Identifies, pursues, and wins Surface Transportation and infrastructure design projects.

  • Coordinates and collaborates with other leaders within AECOM’s U.S. West Transportation Group.

  • Serves as lead engineer, approves, and signs off on work on local, state, and federal projects.

  • Provides technical expertise for studies and design efforts.

  • Performs technical reviews of work developed by others.

  • Continuously interacts with clients assuring satisfaction with AECOM services and interacting with project delivery personnel to ensure any service issues are identified and addressed in a proactive manner.

  • Drives project performance and is responsible for the performance of a portfolio of projects

  • Collaborates with peers/leaders in the AECOM U.S. West department to leverage technical expertise, ensure client satisfaction and implement best practices.

  • Participates in development of technical proposals.



  • BA/BS + 8 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience or education


  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering

  • NM PE license, or ability to obtain within 6 months

  • 10+ years of experience delivering transportation projects

  • 5+ years of experience as a project and client manager

  • Experience managing multi-disciplinary transportation projects

  • Client relationships, business development, and pursuit capture experience

  • Experience managing a team or group

  • Roadway, traffic, drainage, or structures design background

  • Must be able to thrive in a team environment

  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills

  • Ability to track and manage project scopes, budgets, and schedules

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10088472

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid