AECOM Senior Architect in Roanoke, Virginia

Business Line Architecture

Position Title Senior Architect

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated Senior Architect for immediate employment in our Roanoke, VA office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate the ability to develop technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems and will be able to independently determine and develops the most appropriate approach to solutions.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Oversees finished plans, specifications, and material approval

  • Prepares designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and working drawings

  • Develops details and edits specifications

  • Adapts and modifying design features and operational methods to meet a variety of situations

  • Directs the activities of architectural personnel

  • Coordinates design activities with other disciplines

  • Provides technical leadership to assigned projects to assure that all technical work produced is of high quality and within the context of schedule and budget

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree of Architecture or equivalent

  • 10+ years of relevant experience

  • Licensed as a registered architect, preferably in VA

  • Strong technical skills and demonstrates experience in all phases of architecture project delivery

  • Diverse knowledge of architecture principles and practices

  • Strong client facing skills and exemplary communication and collaboration skills

  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

  • Be able to work independently, in a team environment and as a project team leader

  • Be able to carry assignments to completion in accordance with project objectives, codes/criteria/standards, policies and procedures

  • May oversee the work of junior architects and designers

  • Ability to work in a fast paced work environment

  • Working experience in a wide variety of production and visualization software including but not limited to: AutoCAD, Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop and PowerPoint

  • Due to nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  • Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience of working on large scale projects, preferably federal government and civilian project experience

  • Certification as a LEED Accredited Professional by the USGBC

  • Experience in Building Information Modeling

  • Experience with graphic design and other digital design tools/software

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183694BR

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.