Posted Friday, February 7
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Project Designer or Project Architect for employment in our Minneapolis, MN office.
AECOM’s Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to design excellence and integrated project solutions, with expertise including architecture, interiors, engineering, development, workplace strategy, economic planning, and master planning.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Architectural design and documentation of complex projects ranging from healthcare, corporate office, higher education, sports and entertainment, corporate interiors, housing, and governmental facilities
Develop thought provoking design for buildings with various uses.
Prepare architectural plans, elevations, sections, details and specifications
Collaborate with architecture and engineering team for successful outcomes during construction
Create building designs which take into account the urban context and scale of the associated sites to benefit the built environment.
Create dynamic rendering and 3d images through the use of cutting edge software and 3d models which can be used to compel the client and convey design intent.
Validate design decisions based on cost analysis with an understanding of logistics and procurement efficiencies
Apply creative design thinking to AECOM’s business problems to help maximize value of AECOM’s service to the client.
Stay current with new design software developments (i.e., BIM, Revit, Rhino, Dynamo, etc.)
Bachelor or Master of Architecture (BArch) degree from an accredited institution plus 4+ years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of education/experience
Highly proficient in Autodesk Revit
Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OutlookExperience with Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and other post process and presentation graphic software
Experience with Bluebeam, Navisworks, Rhino and/or Dynamo
Ability to work with a diverse team
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Detail-oriented and technical, yet experienced enough to see the big picture