AECOM Project Architect in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Business Line Architecture
Position Title Project Architect
United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi
The Design Architect will be responsible for conducting architectural studies, developing design concepts and design criteria, and preparing reports, calculations, and detailed design and construction drawings. Also are involved in the signing and sealing of plans, obtaining permits for construction, and the review of plans and specifications submitted by consultants and contractors.
Duties & Responsibilities
Act as Project Architect for multidiscipline consulting design teams on varying projects.
Responsible to lead the design team to enhance the "Design Excellence” through qualified project delivery.
Manage small and medium sized projects or sections of larger projects to achieve the client’s objectives to cost and project schedules.
Provide technological input and supervise technical input by others within the Architectural discipline.
Responsible for the efficient and economic use of a small team of junior architectural assistants and CAD technicians within projects
Manage project support teams including input from architectural technologists.
Approves drawing packages for submission.
Supervise the presentation of plans to governing and permitting authorities for land use, zoning and permit approvals
Provides technical consultations for interdisciplinary analytical studies and analyses
Carry assignments to completion with considerable independence in accordance with project objectives, professional standards, and policies and procedures.
Understanding and the ability to conduct coordination between different disciplines.
Specific skills required
Considerable Project Architect knowledge including design, project management and some site supervision.
Familiar with researching, preparing and presenting technical presentations and reports.
Ability to express ideas effectively, both orally and in writing.
Expert in using Revit, CAD, Indesign, Sketch-up and other graphical soft-wares (experience in Rhino is preferred).
Person Specification (Personality Attributes)
Excellent leadership skills
Excellent computer/software skills
Good communication skills
Accuracy & precision of work
Must have good presentation skills
Good problem solving skills
Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
Accountability for assigned work
Ability to work well with others and lead less experienced Staff
- 8+ years of post-qualification experience, with developing projects from concept till detail design packages, experience with hospitality market sector is prefered.
- Bachelor’s Degree in with major course work in architecture required.
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.
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Job Category Architecture and Design
Country United Arab Emirates
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 165680BR