AECOM Senior Project Engineer in Sydney, Australia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Senior Project Engineer

Australia - New South Wales


Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Project Engineer to join our rail team in Sydney working on a variety of rail projects predominantly in NSW but also assisting other states and regions.

As a rail expert with the world's #1 ranked engineering design firm, you will be exposed to a range of projects and stakeholders providing you with an opportunity to apply your experience on major to mega rail projects. Current and recent projects include light rail, metro, passenger rail, freight and high speed rail. You will work efficiently in an autonomous environment as well as contributing as part of the wider Civil and Infrastructure and AECOM team.

As the Senior Project Engineer you will:

  • Support senior project managers and team leaders

  • Manage smaller tasks and projects

  • Support and manage risk and opportunities on all assigned projects

  • Support senior team members / project managers to establish and maintain effective relationships with clients

  • Support senior team members / project managers to develop an understand client’s business and make the connection to AECOM service offerings

  • Support budgetary control of complex projects, forecasting project expenditure and programme performance

  • Manage Subcontractors and Suppliers on the project where appropriate and ensure the relevant form of subcontract is used and complied with

Minimum Requirements

  • Engineering degree and qualifications in one of the railway engineering disciplines (Civil, Electrical, Signalling)

  • An average of 7-10 years’ experience

  • Experience in delivering multi-disciplinary rail related projects

  • Demonstrated experience in managing complex projects and meeting delivery requirements

  • Strong oral and written communication skills; report writing, development of proposals

  • Demonstrated commercial acumen and the ability to develop relationships

  • Proven results in building client relationships and business development skills

  • Competent in systems: Project Management tools, MS office suite

  • Knowledge of the market for consulting services

Preferred Qualifications

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.

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 Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 175404BR

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.