AECOM Urban Designer in Brooklyn, New York

Business Line Design + Planning

Position Title Urban Designer

United States of America - New York


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Urban Designer for employment in the Brooklyn, NY office.

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:

  • Generate graphics to describe and illustrate urban design and master planning concepts and designs with two and three dimensional design graphics

  • Conduct initial urban design and site analysis and graphically present preliminary materials and observations to the team

  • Generate three-dimensional land forms and massing models from AutoCAD or GIS database.

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Architecture, Landscape Architecture or Planning with Urban Design specialization

  • 3+ years of related experience

  • Urban design and master planning design process experience

  • Graphic skills, technical drawing and three-dimensional modeling, AutoCAD, Adobe Suite

  • Possess strong verbal, written and graphic communication skills

  • Strong organizational ability to self-edit work

  • Understanding of basic building typologies

  • Understanding of green infrastructure techniques

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in urban design or related field

  • Rhino, Lumion, ArcGIS

  • Free hand sketching skills

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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 Planning

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 182338BR

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.