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Digital Project Delivery Lead - Buildings

Job Description and Requirements
  • *Job Summary**

In charge of leading and managing the Buildings and Places (B+P) team within the Digital Project Delivery (DPD) group. In charge of implementation of digital technologies (BIM and related tools and processes) to enhance existing processes, improve efficiency and quality of design. Interface with Middle East DPD Lead, B+P practice line directors and VP to provide input, feedback and updates on project BIM delivery targets, training programs, and recruitment requirements. Client interfacing both on projects and in a business development capacity. Required to contribute and engage with industry events and publications around BIM use, both locally and internationally.


+ Manages DPD team members including BIM Managers and Coordinators; 

+ In charge of BIM implementation on major projects; 

+ Develops and implements strategy for Digital Transformation of B+P business; 

+ Research on new tools and processes to improve project delivery; 

+ Responsible for office BIM Standards, templates, library, etc. to enable efficient use of digital tools; 

+ Provides input into bids; methodology and staffing; 

+ Responsible for project staffing; 

+ Performs performance appraisals for their team; 

+ Reviews and signs-off of Project BIM Execution Plans; 

+ Interface with Clients on major projects; 

+ Kick-off projects internally; 

+ Development and oversight of project delivery team training programs for Digital/BIM applications and processes; 

+ Provides regular updates on team and project performance to DPD Lead and B+P Director.

  • *Minimum Requirements**

+ Strong team management skills; 

+ Strong written and verbal communication skills; 

+ Strong problem solving skills; 

+ Must have a positive attitude, and be a self-starter; 

+ Ability to work both independently and as part of a team; 

+ Possess a strong work ethic; 

+ Min 3-5 years in a similar role for major design consultancy; 

+ Min 3-5 years project delivery experience; 

+ Min 3-5 years hands-on BIM experience; 

+ Experience in cross-discipline project delivery (not one single practice line) 

+ Middle East/UAE Project Delivery experience preferred; 

+ Must be proficient in Navisworks Manage and Revit; 

+ Must be proficient in drawing/model management systems (e.g. BIM 360 Design, BIM 360 Docs, Aconex or ProjectWise); 

+ Must be versed in local industry BIM Initiatives and internationally recognised BIM initiatives, standards, protocols and mandates like BS1192 and ISO19650; 

+ General knowledge of integrated architectural and engineering practice; 

+ Must be self-motivated, detail-oriented professional with strong organizational skills; 

+ Ability to set priorities in an efficient and timely manner to meet essential job functions; 

+ Knowledge of programming, Revit APIs (Dynamo scripting, Python, C#, etc.) is a plus.

  • *Preferred Qualifications**

+ Bachelors Degree in Architecture or Engineering or above

  • *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 persons potential, and well help you reach yours.

  • *Job Category** Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD
  • *Business Line** Buildings & Places
  • *Business Group** Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
  • *Country** United Arab Emirates
  • *Position Status** Full-Time
  • *Requisition/Vacancy No.** 212110BR
  • *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.