AECOM Entry Level Risk Analyst in New York, New York

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Entry Level Risk Analyst

United States of America - New York

New York

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Risk Analyst for employment in the New York, NY office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs. This is a part-time variable position, meaning work days and times will be determined on an as-needed basis.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide the Risk Manager and Risk Associate with technical and analytical support and data analysis

  • Review project documents (project description, drawings, cost estimate, schedule, etc.)

  • Facilitate risk interviews and workshops

  • Creation and maintenance of risk registers

  • Analysis of project risk data (risk probabilities and cost and schedule impact ranges)

  • Prepare risk models, conducting analytical quantitative risk analysis and writing risk reports

  • Cost contingency management, contingency planning, escalation studies, etc.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Construction Management

  • Strong mathematical background, especially in the areas of probability and statistics (random variables, probability distributions, correlation, etc.)

  • Strong analytics and use of MS Excel

  • Familiarity with Business Intelligence visualization concepts

  • Understanding of construction management fundamentals, project scheduling, cost estimating and project controls

  • General understanding of the engineering and construction industry and programs/projects life cycle

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Engineering or Construction Management

  • Familiarity with Business Intelligence visualization software such as Power BI, Tableau, etc

  • Familiarity with Monte Carlo simulation and any experience with applicable software, such as @Risk, Pertmaster, Crystal Ball, and/or Active Risk Manager

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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 Insurance and Risk Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 170151BR