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AECOM Design Manager – Highways, Qatar in Doha, Qatar

Job Summary

  • Manage the highway's team by assisting the Technical Director

  • Provides specialized input to studies and design within their specific area of expertise. Works autonomously within established procedures and practices, with latitude to determine work priorities.

  • Resolves issues or problems concerning conflicting requirements or complex coordination.

  • Prepares technical specification sections and completes feasibility studies, and adds input and value to designs.

  • Performs quality control reviews of design calculations and drawings by following policies and procedures and serves as Lead Verifier, confirming that the technical approach satisfies the client scope of services and expectations. Contributes as an in-house expert on specific technologies or processes.

  • Develops solutions to complex and challenging issues using engineering methodologies to define new procedures when needed. Independently evaluates, selects, and applies standard industry techniques to execute work assignments. Identifies and develops new processes that lead to improved efficiency or work quality. Liaises with authorities to obtain permits and approvals and to discuss technical advances.

  • Develops construction cost estimates and estimates of technical effort/man-hours for projects.

  • Supports the team on complex projects by appointing the right resources and implementing budget control.

  • To act as Project Manager on small to medium size discipline-specific projects. Has an excellent understanding of project delivery requirements .

  • Responsible to coordinate with the other disciplines to ensure there are no design gaps and provide fully coordinated design deliverables. This includes the support of the construction supervision teams.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 15 years of experience in the field of Highway's/Road's design is required.

  • At least five years of similar experience in managing the highway's team is required.

  • Having PMP would be additional advantage.

  • Working Experience in Qatar is Mandatory.

  • Understanding the clients and various stake holder requirements in Qatar is mandatory.

  • Should be well versant with Qatar Highway design guidelines and relevant Qatari Standards.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science or Engineering from an accredited University in Civil Engineering.

  • Master of Science / Engineering or PhD in Transportation or Highway Engineering is preferred.

  • CEng, PE, or equivalent licensing/registration as a professional engineer is required.

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 Qatar

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 257428BR

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.