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Job Information

AECOM SR Federal Project Manager in Tampa, Florida

United States of America - Florida, Tampa

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Architecture and Engineering Federal Project Manager based in our Tampa, Florida office to lead and execute multidisciplinary federal projects.

The roles and responsibilities of the Senior Project Manager are:

  • Manages the scope, schedule, and budget across the project lifecycle – from conceptual studies to full design and construction administration.

  • Plans and manages project staffing requirements, reports project performance, and identifies and addresses scope creep, schedule, or quality issues to ensure a successful delivery of assigned projects.

  • This position is client facing and a primary interface with customers and contracting partners.

  • Focuses on providing program, project and construction management services on primarily federal client program(s) in the Southeast Region

  • May supervise one or more project managers.

  • Performs A/E project management duties, leadership, and people accountability responsibilities for projects assigned

  • Writes scope documents in response to specific client task requests

  • Works directly with and manage marketing and proposal team in creating a clear concise proposal

  • Organizes and directs all activities between the technical and administrative aspects of projects and/or program including scheduling, budgeting, cost control, cash flow, QA/QC, risk analysis, document control and management information systems

  • Fulfills requirement as team leader of a large/multi-disciplined projects and consultant teams

  • Successfully delivers projects within the clients’ budget and schedule requirements, while delivering targeted profit to the firm

  • Travels to client sites for project investigations, definition workshops, charrettes and project meetings

  • Furnishes all information via SOW, sketches, layouts, and verbal or written information needed by the design team to understand the requirements

  • Advocates for design excellence and quality in overall program and all project deliverables; works proactively with federal clients to identify expectations and achieve Very Good to Exceptional CPARS ratings

  • Applies a practical knowledge of architectural and engineering methods, techniques and historical project data to ensure project requirements are complete  Mentors and provides career development to junior members of the team

About DCS—Buildings + Places

  • AECOM’s Buildings + Places practice includes architecture, interiors, building engineering, workplace strategy, business transformation, asset advisory, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture.

  • With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, we create better outcomes to grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and connect and engage people through innovative, sustainable design solutions.

  • Our teams have designed and delivered signature projects such as the London 2012 Olympic Park and Legacy Framework; Al Janoub Stadium (with Zaha Hadid Architects) in Qatar; Place Ladywell Temporary Housing in London, UK; the new Philippines Senate Building in Manila; public realm and open space such as Liberty Park, New York, New York, Dasha River, Shenzhen, China, Oxygen Park, Qatar; as well as and corporate workplace and tech facilities for Fortune 500 companies around the world.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS and ten (10) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education, including two (2) years of leadership

  • Registered Architect or Professional Engineer license required

  • US citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Architecture or one of the following Building Engineering disciplines: Structural, Mechanical, Civil, Fire Protection or Electrical Engineering

  • Fifteen (15) years of related experience, including five (5) years as an A/E project manager is preferred

  • Five (5) years of Federal experience, i.e. NAVFAC, USACE, or USAF (DoD) experience is preferred

  • The ideal candidate understands and has a proven track record in driving business fundamentals that include client leadership, business development, financial oversight, design quality, and project delivery.

  • Knowledge of the Federal marketplace, FAR/DFARs, UFCs, key clients, and industry trends

  • Has the ability to support business development activities through early client interaction, “scope of work” development, interviews, and on-going client maintenance interface

  • A strong desire to train, mentor and develop staff to grow their careers and the business

  • Experience with Building Information Modeling (Revit), Bluebeam, and AutoCAD

  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office products

  • Excellent communication skills including graphic, verbal and written between project team, clients, vendors, and contractors

  • LEED accreditation or other accepted “Green Rating System” and sustainable project experience

  • Project Management Professional certification (PMP)

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Project / Program / Management

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 257744BR

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.