AECOM Baggage Systems Manager in San Francisco, California

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Baggage Systems Manager

United States of America - California

San Francisco

Job Summary

AECOM’s San Francisco office is seeking candidates to work with our aviation practice in the Bay Area with a focus on Baggage Handling Systems (BHS). The successful candidate will work on airport terminal BHS and Checked Baggage Inspection Systems (CBIS) projects at both a management and technical level. The candidate must have significant experience in the design, management, construction and commissioning of BHS, and must have a working knowledge of the TSA’s Planning Guidelines and Design Standards for CBIS (PGDS). In addition to project work, the candidate will participate in business development and marketing initiatives and work closely with the Northern California Region and National Aviation Business Line leaders to lead and/or support efforts to grow the BHS business.


  • Technically competent to successfully perform on and deliver projects identified for pursuit in the Aviation Market, specifically for project management, planning, design, and construction services phases of service

  • Perform managerial and technical activities on BHS/CBIS projects

  • Provide design and technical leadership, advice, insight, and share knowledge to assure successful completion of projects

  • Manage and oversee sub-consultants performing BHS design work on projects

  • Review BHS designer’s work product and perform QA/QC on their technical submissions

  • Prepare scopes for projects, review contract requirements of project, and develop appropriate budget/schedule for projects,

  • Developing scope, schedule and fees for projects

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in architecture, industrial engineering, mechanical engineering or other related field

  • 10+ years of experience in BHS Systems Design, Installation, and Testing

  • Thoroughly knowledgeable in TSA’s SAT and iSAT Testing procedures

  • Thorough understanding of the market and business development aspects of aviation sector

  • Experience in marketing, sales, project management, negotiations, presentations/public speaking, and supervision of technical work performed by others

  • Must be familiar with Baggage Handling Systems (BHS), Checked Baggage Inspections Systems (CBIS), TSA and the Planning Guidelines and Design Standards for CBIS

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience and knowledge of Independent Carrier System (ICS) type of BHS is desirable

  • Graduate Degree a plus

  • Familiarity with Aviation history and culture and with local political environment, industry and civic organizations, as they relate to aviation would be beneficial

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 at 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 Program and Project Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 162077BR