AECOM Senior Project Manager – Surface Transportation in Atlanta, Georgia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Senior Project Manager – Surface Transportation

United States of America - Georgia


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an experienced Design Build Senior Roadway Project Manager to join their surface transportation group in the Atlanta - Midtown office.

The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in the transportation highway and bridge industry and have a successful track record of major design and design/build project management. The applicant will have demonstrated experience in developing teams and approaches to winning and executing major projects, including projects completed using alternative delivery approaches. The position also requires the ability to lead and develop teams to successfully execute and deliver projects working under alternative delivery and design/build methodologies.

This is a high profile position requiring management of multi-disciplinary teams required to deliver large scale design and design/build projects. The objective of the position is to develop and execute work required to deliver client programs within established and agreed budgets and schedules, thereby expanding AECOM’s reputation as the preferred roadway design service consultant in the industry.

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

  • Work with the local area Business Line Leader and Senior Management on development and execution of significant project pursuits and delivery

  • Formulate and execute project opportunity capture strategies, including teaming and positioning for major pursuits and identification of required staff resources to win and effectively deliver projects throughout Georgia and the Southeast Region

  • Establish relationships with both external and internal clients and customers, including industry associations and other potential consultant team members and construction contractors

  • Be a visible leader and trusted advisor to clients by promoting AECOM’s values both internally and externally

  • Demonstrated expertise in the area of managing and preparing transportation design-build project delivery teams

  • Proven track record with large client account management, project pursuit execution, and engineering/planning staff development

  • A desire to work with external contractors, AECOM’s construction services division and interact directly with major clients (GDOT, MARTA, etc.)

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related field

  • 15 + years of experience designing/managing large-scale civil engineering and/or design/build projects

  • Georgia PE required or ability to get a Georgia PE within 6 months

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

  • Experience with large design/build financial reporting systems

  • Client relationship experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience designing/managing large-scale Georgia based roadway projects

  • Knowledge and training with GDOT plan development process

  • Experience with design/build projects

  • Interchange/Interstate design and project management

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192384BR

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.