AECOM Senior / Principal Urban Designer in Sydney, Australia

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Senior / Principal Urban Designer

Australia - New South Wales


Job Summary

AECOM is looking for an enthusiastic Senior/Principal Urban Designer to join the Design and Planning team, a progressive group of urban designers, planners, architects and landscape architects that work collaboratively and across disciplines within the Sydney office and as part of a national team delivering city shaping projects. As part of the team you will contribute to a design studio environment, where you can help deliver and lead these city shaping projects, and where you will be valued and rewarded for your creativity, collaboration and innovation. AECOM is committed to supporting your skills and career growth, with a range of opportunities and projects across NSW and interstate.

In this role you will be given the opportunity to develop urban design concepts, frameworks, and guidelines for major development, strategic planning, infrastructure and other large scale projects. You will help build positive client relationships and work with our development, government and infrastructure clients to design and deliver great places.

Minimum Requirements

  • Have a tertiary degree in Urban Design, Urban Planning or similar

  • Have a minimum of 5 years of experience including local experience in NSW

  • Be able to produce written and illustrative documentation that is of a high standard and in accordance with AECOM and/or project standard formats

  • Demonstrate proficient use of Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office and 2D and 3D CAD software (AutoCAD/Rhino/Sketch Up/Revit)

  • Demonstrate familiarity with GIS software and analysis including ArcGIS and/or MapInfo

  • Have an ability to communicate effectively and positively with a broad range of clients, stakeholders and project partners

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 Architecture and Design

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180550BR

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.