Digital Project Delivery Lead – Buildings (Contract Jan 2020) – AECOM – UAE


AECOM Digital Project Delivery Lead – Buildings (Contract Jan 2020) in
Abu Dhabi- United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates – Abu Dhabi- Abu Dhabi
Job Summary
This role is a contract role until Jan 2020.
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

business development capacity. Required to contribute and engage with industr

events and publications around BIM use- both locally and internationally.

Job Duties:

Manages DPD team members including BIM Managers and Coordinators;

In charge of BIM implementation on major projects;

Develops and implements strategy for Digital Transformation within the Buildings + Places business line;

Researches new tools and processes to improve project delivery;

Responsible for BIM Standards- templates- libraries- etc. to enable efficient use of digital tools;

Provides input into bids; methodology and deployments;

Responsible for project deployments;

Performs performance appraisals for their team;

Reviews and signs-off of Project BIM Execution Plans;

Interface with Clients on major projects;

BIM Healthy Starts on 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.

Specific Skills Required:

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;

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.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum 12 years post undergraduate experience;

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

Min 5-7 years project delivery experience;

Min 5-7 years hands-on BIM experience;

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

Middle East/UAE project delivery experience preferred

Preferred Qualifications

B.Sc in Construction Management or Engineering or B.Arch

Internationally recognized BIM training certificates are 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 Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 216420BR

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.