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AECOM Senior Transportation Project Manager in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a talented Senior Project Manager to immediately join our transportation team to assist in the pursuit, development, execution, and delivery of a variety of major projects, including construction management, design-build and design-bid-build contract types.

AECOM is a leading design consultant both globally and in the Georgia market. As we continue to grow, we are seeking a candidate with extensive expertise with the Georgia Department of Transportation’s project development process from design through construction and someone that can assist with the delivery of several key strategic business objectives. The candidate will be an effective leader, strong project manager and willing to coach and mentor other team members.

Responsibilities include:

  • Participation in strategic plan development for the Georgia Transportation Business Line

  • Serving as technical advisor for project, construction, and quality management

  • Performing Design and Constructability review

  • Serving in leadership, project management and technical support roles for major alternate delivery projects

  • Mentoring technical and project management staff

  • Assisting in the delivery of design and professional services

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 – 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.


  • As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient and cost-effective transportation. AECOM’s Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation projects that carry all our communities into the future — safely and reliably.

  • We use our extensive knowledge in planning, designing and managing transportation systems — as well as restoring and replacing aging infrastructure — to help our public and private clients find smarter, more advanced ways to move people across cities, countries and continents.

  • Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.

Minimum Requirements

  • BS Civil Engineer

  • Significant senior delivery and director capabilities in the development, design, and construction of infrastructure projects

  • Experience in delivery and execution of large-scale projects with a strong understanding of all stages of the project life cycle including start-up, execution, and close out

  • 8 + years of GDOT transportation project experience

  • Georgia PE

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong understanding of technical and design solutions for infrastructure

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering

  • 20 years of GDOT transportation experience

What We Offer

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

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 272385BR

Virtual: No

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.