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Serpentine Pavilion

Fusing art, architecture and engineering

Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

United Kingdom

Good engineering is about observing, questioning and communicating to truly understand what’s at the heart of each project.

Amy Koerbel

Structural Designer, Buildings + Places

Moses Mabidha Stadium

Focusing on legacy, culture and location

South Africa

Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

Tim Ter Haar

Managing Director, Buildings + Places

Bloomberg European Headquarters

Encouraging cooperation and collaboration

United Kingdom

Our in-house expertise and wealth of knowledge across disciplines enable delivery of the most complex projects.

Coralie Soudee

Associate, Commercial Cost Management

Taizhou Bridge

Connecting with long-span suspension

China

In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

United States

We must consider the possible and not be limited by the tools and solutions available today. Our imagination and technical skills drive our solutions.

Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Senior Program Manager in Piscataway, New Jersey

United States of America - New Jersey, Piscataway

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Program Manager to be based in New Jersey.

About AECOM

At AECOM, 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.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortune ’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record 's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019

About DCSA—Transportation

  • As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient and cost-effective transportation. AECOM’s Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation projects that carry all of our communities into the future — safely and reliably.

  • We use our extensive knowledge in planning, designing and managing transportation systems — as well as restoring and replacing aging infrastructure — to help our public and private clients find smarter, more advanced ways to move people across cities, countries and continents.

  • Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.The responsibilities include, but are not limited too;The ideal candidate will act as Project Manager for large design projects and 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 such as 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.

  • Serve as the Client Account Manager for major clients in NJ

  • Provide technical support during the construction phase

  • 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

  • BA/BS + EXTENSIVE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education, including 6 years of leadership

  • Recent relevant experience with NJDOT, NJTA and or NJT

Preferred Qualifications

  • Established Client Account manager

  • NY Professional Engineer (PE)

  • Affiliated with professional organizations

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 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. 246243BR

Additional Locations US - Clifton, NJ - 1255 Broad Street

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.

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