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Serpentine Pavilion

Fusing art, architecture and engineering

Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

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

Amy Koerbel

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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


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 Multidisciplinary Design Manager in Sydney - AU, Australia

Australia - New South Wales, Sydney - AU

Job Summary

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Multidisciplinary Design Manager to join our NSW + ACT Buildings and Places team based in our Sydney office. The Design Manager is crucial to the success of any project and you will be responsible for the overall design delivery including having the ultimate carriage on any technical decision as well as ensuring projects are delivered within program.

You will coordinate and provide technical expertise for large and complex buildings projects as well as lead client relationships and play a major role in selling. You will have the ability to lead, mentor and coach team members to grow technical expertise and business development work.

About You:

  • Your ability to deliver on promises and to develop and maintain strong client relationships will be keys to your success in this role.

  • You will be passionate about developing yourself to be a future leader and initiator of our vision to build a better world.

  • Love working with people and passion to mentor and lead teams.

Minimum Requirements

  • Technical leadership and governance of multi-disciplinary teams in internal and client facing roles.

  • High quality technical and non-technical report writing – essential.

  • Commercial/contractual management of projects on behalf of the Consultant.

  • Design experience under 'design only' and 'design and construct' delivery models.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tertiary Qualifications in relevant Engineering Discipline (ideally in mechanical or electrical engineering) or Architecture.

  • Project Management or Design Management courses would be looked on favourably.

  • CPEng (or equivalent, or be eligible through a mutual recognition or other pathway);

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 Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 238447BR

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.