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AECOM Senior Architect in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Job Summary

AECOM Middle East's Design Studio is expanding, and we're currently seeking experienced Senior Architects to join us. The Senior Architects will be a part of a multidisciplinary team overseeing the design of landmark retail & hospitality projects.


  • Organises own and others work to achieve set deadlines

  • Responsible for the completeness & accuracy of own work. Responsible for the correctness, accuracy and complete multi-disciplinary coordination of the design documentation prepared by the assigned team

  • Leads design work on small to medium scale projects or particular packages for large projects ensuring project objectives are met, design instructions are implemented, and delivery is achieved within the set time and budget fee

  • Ensures the quality of technical work produced by team meets Client requirements and Industry standards

  • Ensures, directly and through subordinates, that projects are completed on time and meet all requirements of the Design Brief

  • Collaborates/communicates with other disciplines regarding coordination issues and common design tasks.

  • Confidently present work to colleagues, clients and stakeholders.

  • Responsible for making technical decisions regarding resolution of clashes between disciplines

Minimum Requirements

  • +10 years’ experience in luxury retail & hospitality projects in the Middle East or Asia

  • Certification in sustainability preferred such as LEED/Estidama

  • Revit proficiency preferred with experience in BIM project delivery

  • RIBA accreditation would be advantageous

Preferred Qualifications

A Bachelors Degree in Architecture 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 Architecture and Design

Business Line Building Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 269035BR

Virtual: Yes

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.