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AECOM Principle Digital Delivery & DfMA Architect in London, 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.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

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.

Job Description

Due to expanding workload, AECOM are recruiting for the above roles in the UK. AECOM are offering a great opportunity to join our rapidly growing architecture team in our multi-disciplinary offices. We have Vacancies in our London, Manchester, Warrington, Glasgow and Belfast offices. AECOM are active in the following sectors; Residential, Housing, Sports, Education, Culture, Health, Rail, Defence, Nuclear, MoJ, Logistics and Data Centres.

We are offering a competitive salary plus generous benefits, and the opportunity to work on a variety of exciting projects in a wide range of sectors. There is also training and assistance with personal development.

AECOM is listed as the 3rd largest employer of architects worldwide in the World Architecture WA100 2020 survey, with 1637 architects. We currently have more than 170 architectural staff in the UK. We are No.15 on the AJ100. AECOM employs around 7500 multi-disciplinary staff in the UK and over 50,000 worldwide.

About Our Team:

AECOM’s design team in London is a dynamic multi-disciplinary collaborative team working on sports, leisure & culture, healthcare, workplace, interiors, masterplanning, landscape and export work for major international clients. We work closely with our engineers and specialists in-house. Work for Middle East clients is a major part of the London office commissions and provides large scale complex schemes which will be of interest for architects who thrive in a challenging and dynamic environment. Many of our current and upcoming projects are high-end commissions which require creative and innovative solutions from concept design to detailed design, modular built and on-site implementation.

Project/Design Responsibilities

  • To work directly with the Creative Director of the Design Studio in a collaborative Computational Design Unit.

  • To lead on the digital delivery of complex architectural projects utilising offshore design delivery centres in Asia.

  • To develop DFMA and modular built solutions for our client’s projects.

  • To drive innovation across AECOM projects and develop customised workflows and digital delivery solutions.

  • To perform material and building system research and participate in the co-ordination and preparation of project specifications.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Talented, ambitious, and committed individual with an interest in working with a highly creative and free-thinking team

  • Relevant degree or professional qualification in Architecture, Computational Design and/or Architectural Technology

  • A clear work history and portfolio of professional development and learning.

  • Experience in delivering the design of complex and iconic design projects utilising advanced digital tools and solutions.

  • Experience in DFMA and modular built.

  • Ability to lead multidisciplinary Project Teams and fulfil the role of a Project Architect.

  • Ability to Lead the design delivery of complex projects including liaison with Contractors and Manufacturers.

  • Willingness to travel internationally.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Extensive knowledge of relevant software solutions.

  • Expert level knowledge of design and construction documentation.

  • Expert level knowledge of Modern Methods of Construction.

  • EDMS Software incl.: Autodesk Construction Cloud, Autodesk Vault.

  • BIM Software: Revit.

  • CAD Software incl.: AutoCad, Autodesk Inventor.

  • VIZ Software incl.: Twin Motion.

  • DEV Software incl.: Dynamo.

  • MST Software incl.: Excel, PowerPoint, Word.

  • POS Sotware incl.: Adobe Creative Cloud.A

Additional Information

Additional Preferred Requirements:

  • Extensive knowledge of CAD applications to manufacturing output.

  • Expert level knowledge in Kit Connect for Revit, Fusion 360.

  • Expert knowledge in model assembly structures (dependency strategy).

  • VIZ Software incl.: VRED, Unreal Engine,

  • DEV Software incl.: C#, Python, Autodesk Platform Services.

  • FAB Software incl.: Advance Steel, Netfabb, PowerMill.

  • SRT Software incl.: Robot Structural Analysis, ETABS, SAP.

MST Software incl.: PowerBI. MS Project

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: J10089836

Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Design

Work Location Model: Hybrid