AECOM Senior Architect in Doha, Qatar

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Senior Architect

Qatar - Ad Dawhah


Job Summary

AECOM are offering a great opportunity to join our growing and talented architecture team in our multi-disciplinary office in Doha.

You will join a busy design team in the Transportation division of AECOM and the varied workload currently includes residential, transport, industrial and mixed use projects.

The Senior Architect will be responsible for the Design and project management of the architectural scope for the various multidiscipline projects.

The candidate must have Revit capability; understand BIM and strong understanding of Qatar’s Building Permit and Authority Approvals processes.

Job Duties

  • 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.

  • Assist with biding

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

  • Prepare outline and technical design reports.

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

  • Ensure the project work complies with the Project agreed scope

  • Capable of working independently to deliver multiple projects.

  • Management Plan and Programme.

  • Carry assignments to completion with considerable independence in accordance with project objectives, professional standards, policies and procedures.

  • Supervise the architectural team in preparing robust and exemplar project information

  • Be competent with local architectural code requirements and Authority approvals processes and stages.

  • 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

  • Planning, designing and administering building projects for clients, applying knowledge of design, construction procedures, zoning and building codes, and building materials.

  • Providing project management, liaising with architectural design team and client representatives as required

  • Drafting and issuing architectural drawings and specifications

  • Working on the detailed design process and co-ordinating detailed design information

  • Preparing drawings, plans and documents for statutory approvals

Specific Skills Required

  • A good technical understanding of architectural design requirements

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

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 12 Years professional experience

  • Proven related Architecture experience.

  • Experience of working on large scale projects, preferably including site experience

  • 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.

Preferred Qualifications

  • BSC Degree in Architecture

  • UDPA Grade A

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 Qatar

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186522BR

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.