AECOM Senior Quality Assurance Engineer, Riyadh in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia - Ar Riyad, Riyadh

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking Senior Quality Assurance Engineer for Riyadh location. Enforce the implementation, communication and maintenance of quality systems policies and procedures for the Company according to the approved quality system. Ensure full awareness and compliance towards the AECOM systems and policies within the Middle East Region and specifically Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Provide support to the regional business lines and Project QA Representatives. Ensure the internal quality audit programme is executed as scheduled. Strive for continual improvement on system and quality delivery to the clients, within the Country. Promote and visibly support the quality function/ethos and demonstrate appropriate behaviours.

Job Duties

  • Responsible to ensure consistency between the project management and quality systems implementation within KSA offices and projects

  • Responsible for liaising and guiding the business lines within KSA offices for quality related matters.

  • Responsible for liaising and guiding the Project QA Representatives within KSA on quality related matters.

  • Responsible for execution of the internal quality audit programme in KSA.

  • Responsible for ensuring that the required quality awareness is presented to the KSA personnel.

  • Contribute to the identification of best practice and continuous improvement, by feeding back initiatives and recommendations to and from the business lines.

  • Directly report to the ME QA Director on quality statistics and issues for KSA.


  • Ensure a safe working environment at all times.

  • Engage in demonstrable behaviour, including safety observations and hazard identification, to reinforce your commitment to safety.

  • Report any safety hazards or risks in a timely manner.

Specific Skills Required:

  • High level strategic management and organizational skills.

  • Experienced in working as Consultant on construction projects.

  • Excellent working knowledge of industry practices/safety/quality management systems.

  • Ability to perform in a multi-cultural and time driven environment.

  • Excellent communication skills using the English Language.

  • Thorough knowledge of ISO 9001 (latest version) and the implementation thereof, with ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 (latest version) as a plus.

Person Specification (Behavioural Attributes):

  • Be the role model, who leads by example, demands the delivery of excellence and always gives focus on quality, safety and integrity.

  • Be client focused, through enforcing collaborative works, promoting innovation and strategic approaches.

  • Be impactful with strong interpersonal and management skills, through clear and frequent communications, be open to suggestions and drive the assigned teams on the execution of tasks to achieve results.

  • Be decisive, through prioritizing and focusing on the needs for achieving results and taking and accountability for actions taken, and ensure decision making is based on facts.

  • Be ethical; ability to work in the best interests of the business whilst remaining ethical and compliant.

  • Ability to drive and make things happen elevating challenges and opportunities to the regional management.

  • Mobile when required and comfortable in travelling throughout the ME region.

Minimum Requirements

  • More than 10 year experience in a similar role.

Additional Comments:

  • Be a positive, persuasive and thriving force to lead the quality teams and take appropriate and immediate actions where needed to ensure the objectives are achieved.

  • Native Arabic speaker preferred

Preferred Qualifications

  • Civil Engineering Degree or a related field, incorporating quality qualifications.

  • Certified Lead Auditor for ISO 9001 (latest version), with ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 (latest version) as a plus.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Quality Assurance / Quality Controls

Business Line Geography OH

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Saudi Arabia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202426BR

Clearance Required No

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.