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AECOM Principal Asset Planning Engineer in Belfast, United Kingdom

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.

Job Description

AECOM are recruiting a specialist to join our well established and growing water asset management team in Belfast. As an established water asset management practitioner, you will deliver innovative technical solutions to meet water company asset management needs, utilising skills within data analytics, GIS, coding and data visualisation.

You will have a blend of technical & quantitative skills, communication skills, creativity, and a desire to solve client problems. Working as a technical contributor for project scoping and delivery, you will support AECOM's technical interactions with clients.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Undertake technical work on projects, liaising with AECOM teams in the development and delivery of the technical approach.

  • Conduct hands-on application of Data Science tools including, but not limited to code, dashboards, algorithms, applications, and GIS.

  • Provide technical assistance and guidance to team members and throughout the business.

  • Conduct peer reviews and/or make technical presentations.

  • Develop into an in-house expert on specific complex technical solutions or processes.

  • Facilitate knowledge transfer through tuition, mentoring and internal presentations.

  • Keep managers advised as to status of assignments with respect to schedule, budgets, delays and risks.

  • Manage small teams (non-direct and potentially direct reports) to complete tasks, projects, and initiatives.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Significant experience using data, analytics, GIS to understand asset condition and performance, ideally in the water industry.

  • Experience of the UK and NI regulated Water industry, including standard performance metrics.

  • Experience of coding/model building using proprietary/open-source platforms.

  • Experience of people and project management.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively help clients scope out their problems, and to present data, solutions, and analytical findings to a range of audiences.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MA or MSc in Engineering.

Additional Information

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: J10073714

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Engineering