AECOM Landscape Designer in Denver, Colorado

Business Line Architecture

Position Title Landscape Designer

United States of America - Colorado


Job Summary

The AECOM Design, Planning, & Economics group is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Landscape Architect/Designer for our Rocky Mountain Region studio, based at our office in Denver, Colorado. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting and challenging projects showcasing the innovative design talents of industry leading professionals.

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 fully-integrated expertise includes strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our national B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Hyperloop (US and international), the Golden 1 Center (Sacramento), Liberty Park at the World Trade Center (New York), Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (New York), and the Los Angeles 2024 Olympic bid.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Lead coordination with architects, engineers, and designers on a wide array of projects ranging from urban planning and streetscapes, to civic plazas and corporate campuses

  • Ensure design continuity throughout all project phases

  • Manage and lead multiple projects simultaneously

  • Ensure design intent commitment and conformance in the preparation of landscape architectural documentation and graphics through all project phases

  • Understand, analyze, and provide technical design solutions for complex design problems

  • Engage in business development initiatives in the Rocky Mountain Area marketplace

  • Mentor and inspire junior design staff

  • Interface with current and potential clients

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Landscape Architecture or related field

  • 5+ years of related experience

  • Technical Skills in AutoCAD, Adobe, and MS Office

  • Excellent problem solving and decision-making skills

  • Great verbal, written and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to mentor junior design staff

  • Demonstrate a strong sense of urgency combined with the ability to prioritize tasks and work effectively within a team environment

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Licensure in Colorado and/or other Rocky Mountain West states

  • LEED accredited

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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 United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191438BR

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.