Interior Designer

Employer
AECOM
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 15, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 154297BR **Position Title** Interior Designer **Job Category** Architecture and Design **Business Line** Architecture **Country** United States of America **State/Province/Region** USA - Washington, DC **City** Washington DC **Why Choose AECOM?** AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in _Engineering News-Record_ magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by _Fortune_ magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects. A _Fortune 500_ firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com. **About the Business Line** **Architecture** We help shape the world around us - from high-rise buildings to educational, cultural, research and transportation facilities. Our design process is based on energy-efficient building systems, and appropriate selection of materials and form to maximize environmental conditions and long-term performance. **Job Summary** The Buildings and Places Division of AECOM is actively seeking an energetic, self-motivated, highly collaborative Interior Designer to join its Washington, DC / Arlington, Virginia newly Interiors Workplace Practice. AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; Liberty Park at the World Trade Center, New York, NY; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; and the LA 2024 Olympic bid. The Buildings and Places Division of AECOM is actively seeking an energetic, self-motivated, highly collaborative Interiors Architect / Interior Designer to join its Washington, DC / Arlington, Virginia Interiors Workplace Practice. Candidates should display outstanding design and graphic skills. Candidates should also display strong communication, planning and collaboration skills and be comfortable working both independently and in a team environment on a variety of project and tasks. The candidate will manage, coordinate and participate on project teams through the planning, design, and execution of projects and will work with senior designers, technical coordinators, discipline leaders and project managers to develop creative solutions to a myriad of challenging project types. The candidate will be responsible for the management, design and coordination of all phases of an Interiors project including programming, test fits, space plans, design development, construction documents, construction administration and furniture, fixtures and equipment (FF&E) packages. Candidate should have an extensive knowledge of AutoDesk's Revit (BIM) software and be able to lead the project team in project setup. Candidates should possess a complete working knowledge in design and production of all phases of an Interiors project delivery including programming, test fits, space plans, design development, construction documents, construction administration and furniture, fixtures & equipment (FF&E) selection. Candidates should display outstanding design and graphic skills. Candidates should also display strong communication, planning and collaboration skills, and be comfortable working both independently and in a team environment on a variety of projects and tasks. Candidate should be able to lead and manage projects independently. Candidate should have experience working with clients, as well as internal and external project teams to execute the project from concept to completion. Candidate ensures that the drawings incorporate industry standards and compliance with all applicable building codes. **Minimum Requirements** + Professional degree from an accredited Architecture or Interior Design program + 5+ years' experience + Working knowledge in design and production of all phases of an Interiors project delivery including programming, test fits, space plans, design development, construction documents, construction administration and furniture, fixtures & equipment (FF&E) selection + Outstanding design and graphic skills + Strong communication, planning and collaboration skills, and be comfortable working both independently and in a team environment on a variety of projects and tasks + Experience working with clients as well as internal and external project teams to execute the project from concept to completion + Proficient in a wide variety of production and visualization software including but not limited to: AutoCAD, Revit, Sketch-Up or other visualization software, Adobe Suite, InDesign and Microsoft Office products + Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required **Preferred Qualifications** + Professional Licensure preferred. ARE/AIA, NCIDQ, LEED AP preferred: or at least is in the process of completing all qualifications to sit for exams + Rendering skills are strongly 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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at -content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.