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Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Technical Director / Smart City Lead in Shatin, United States

Singapore - Singapore, Singapore

Job Summary

We address complex problems with our ever-expanding suite of integrated urban solutions. Our process is based on partnering with our clients through a collaborative approach to maximize opportunity.

As a Smart City Lead you will orchestrate people driven outcomes that integrate a range of disciplines with the latest technology to create value for our clients.


  • Innovation - develop solutions for smart city and integrated sustainable development, including urban design and planning, infrastructure (energy/water/waste), buildings, environment and mobility

  • Communication – lead coordination amongst internal teams and with clients, government departments, technology suppliers and other stakeholders

  • Collaboration - Work closely with a multidisciplinary team, and subject matter specialists

  • Management - manage the delivery of high-quality technical outcomes

  • Business Development – drive a profitable business through a strong existing client and industry base, development of proposals, and formulation of a business plan in the area of smart city planning for Hong Kong and Southeast Asia

Minimum Requirements

  • Passionate about future cities, application of innovative technology and smart city development

  • Understanding and knowledge of ICT and Green Technology industry

  • Strong visual and design capability, critical and creative thinking skills

  • Knowledge of latest digital and analytic software tools and desire and capacity to learn more

  • Strong listening and communication skills with people from different disciplines

  • Strong organizational skills, ability to set priority and be multi-tasking

  • Take ownership of quality outcomes

  • Business development acumen, strong industry and client connections in the region

  • Experiences in design and implementation for integrated planning and infrastructure projects

  • Fluent in written and spoken English

  • Occasional travel is required

  • Position can be based in either Singapore, Hong Kong, Jakarta or Manila

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in Urban Design, Urban Planning, Data Science, Information Technology, Computer Science or related discipline

  • 8+ years of experience, with experience in the Asia market.

  • Membership in relevant 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 Architecture and Design

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Singapore

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 239502BR

Additional Locations HK - Shatin, N.T.

Clearance Required 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.