AECOM Architect in Arlington, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Arlington

Job Summary

The Buildings and Places Division of AECOM is actively seeking a talented and collaborative Architect to join its Arlington, Virginia Architecture Department.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

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

  • Approach the profession in a mindset of design excellence and engagement in providing solutions that exceed client expectations.

  • Take responsibility to lead small to medium size projects of varying complexity from design through contract administration.

  • Participate on project teams through the planning, design, and execution of projects locally, nationally and internationally.

  • Work with architects, interior designers, planners, and engineers in a multidisciplinary approach to develop creative solutions to a myriad of challenging project types.

  • Work in multiple sectors including Federal, Justice, Healthcare, and Workplace.

  • Design and production of all phases of projects from schematic design through construction administration.

  • Develop design presentations, communicate approach, and develop and implement documentation on projects.

Additional comments:

Include work samples and a list of previous projects along with cover letter and resume.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors degree from an accredited Architecture program.

  • 10+ years of experience

  • Candidates should have extensive experience in design and production of all phases of an Architecture project delivery including schematic design, design development, construction documents, and construction administration.

  • Candidates should display outstanding design and graphic skills.

  • Candidate should display strong communication, planning and collaboration skills, and be comfortable working both independently and in a team environment on a variety of projects and tasks.

  • A professional license is preferred.

  • Experience with the International Building Code, Contract Administration is desired.

  • Candidates should be proficient in a wide variety of production and visualization software

  • Due to nature of the work U.S. Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Rendering skills are strongly preferred.

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Building Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194033BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.