AECOM Associate Director in Manchester, Ireland

Business Line Architecture

Position Title Associate Director

Ireland - Dublin


Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking an experienced a Senior Architect. Our Mission Critical team are seeking a Senior Architect with experience in Data Centre/Mission Critical projects to join the Mission Critical team to be based in our Dublin office.

You must have Data Centre project experience and be willing to undertake some travel to be eligible for this role.

The Senior Architect will be responsible for the Design and project management of the architectural scope including; the primary building scope for the Data Centre including technical white space, Electrical Rooms, Main Distribution Frame (MDF) and an Administration Building (Building Support areas). Must have Revit capability, understand BIM and at least basic visualisation capabilities.

Duties of the role will include, but not be limited to;

  • Receiving brief from Senior Management, be able to contribute to the project management and lead architectural design.

  • Help to assess staff requirements at each work stage, agreeing these with the Project Manager and be able to manage single disciplinary and multi-disciplinary projects.

  • Attend progress, design team and co-ordinate meetings.

  • Prepare outline scheme report / technical content of the design information.

  • Input to pre-qualification and selection of contractors, respond to tender queries, comment and review tender returns.

  • Attend tender / client interviews.

  • Attend site inspection meetings.

  • Ensure the project work complies with the Project agreed scope

  • Management Plan and Programme.

  • Be competent with local architectural code requirements

  • Understand and implement AECOM’s Safety Health and Environment Policy.

  • Obtain the necessary information both internally and externally from engineers, Quantity Surveyors and Design Consultants

Minimum Requirements

  • A good technical understanding of architectural design requirements for Data Centre and Mission Critical Projects

  • Significant track record of leading architectural teams on complex multi-disciplinary projects along with a solid understand of co-ordination with engineering teams

  • Experience in project and client management within a defined fee budget and program.

  • Experience in identifying and winning new work and building client relationships.

  • Ability to speak fluently and communicate effectively in written reports and oral presentations

Preferred Qualifications

  • RIBA but not critical, experience and technical excellence preferred.

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.

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Job Category Engineering - Project / Program / Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185413BR

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.