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Job Information

AECOM Principal OpenRoads Highway Designer and Team Leader in Perth, Australia

Australia - Western Australia, Perth

Job Summary

The Opportunity

As part of our increasing investment in Digital Engineering, we are looking to scale the adoption of OpenRoads further across our Perth business.

You will have the opportunity to lead the highways sub-group within the Digital Engineering team on complex large scale projects that deliver high standard outcomes for AECOM clients, develop depth of OpenRoads capability across team, manage development and implementation of workspaces, libraries (Generative components, Civil cells etc), and be a member of the ANZ OpenRoads Technical practise network.

To be successful in this role, you will have leadership experience in running the geometrical design component of projects, the ability to guide teams through the design of technically sound models, federating as appropriate to collaborate with multi-discipline teams. Strong data management skills along with effective communication are essential as is the management of projects and project staff.

Minimum Requirements

About You

  • Demonstrated experience in managing complex geometric design projects to delivery requirements

  • Lead project teams in technical development and coordination of tasks

  • Production of OpenRoads road design models to appropriate standards and presentation

  • Experienced in the concepts of Digital Engineering and Information modelling

  • Additionally, 12D, AutoCAD, Navisworks, Infraworks or Concept Station, ProjectWise and past MX experience would be viewed as beneficial

  • The ability to influence, lead and communicate at all levels

Preferred Qualifications

  • Diploma or Advanced Diploma in Civil Engineering Design or similar qualification

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 245737BR

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.