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AECOM Senior Program Manager in New York City, New York

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Program Manager to be based in New York, NY.

This position is expected to begin in July 2022.

The ideal candidate will act as a Structural Program Manager for large design and/or Design-Build projects. They will have overall responsibility for Highway Bridge Projects and coordination of all technical issues among various disciplines including Highway, Bridge, Environmental, traffic, public involvement, as well as, client management and project controls including invoicing, schedule, and budget. The right candidate may also be asked to manage a portfolio of projects and act as the Client Account Manager with responsibility to grow AECOM’s market share for that client in addition to providing technical support during the construction phase.

The responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Coordinate the technical content of the project with various disciplines and supervise the subconsultants.

  • Interface with clients at meetings to discuss and coordinate the design.

  • Manage and lead the overall project including technical, financial, schedule, and client satisfaction Report to the senior management on the project status on a regular basis

  • Establish scope, work plan and work schedule and ensure this is communicated to the Project Staff and Department Managers.

  • Comply with company’s safety awareness program and policies Manage groups of engineers, designer and/or specialists towards development of design documents and contract deliverables with minimal guidance or supervision

  • Assure conformance with contractual obligations by ensuring that contract documents are reviewed and approved prior to release to the client

  • Train, mentor and develop staff Maximize profit while minimizing risk

  • Manage marketing and proposal preparation

  • Ensure that QA/QC procedures are being implemented and ensure the technical quality of documents as well as response to the clients comments

  • Anticipate potential budget and schedule impacts and initiates plans for alternative actions. Incorporate Innovation in design and delivery

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering with twelve (12) years of relevant design experience

  • Must have an active NY Professional Engineer (PE) license

  • Valid Driver's License

Preferred Qualifications

  • Twenty (20) years of related design experience

  • Recent Design-Build experience as a Lead Structural Engineer

  • Recent relevant experience with NYSDOT, NYCDOT, NYCDDC, PANYNJ

Additional details:

  • Visa sponsorship is not available for this role.

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this role.

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 Program and Project Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 269455BR

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.