AECOM Sr. Water Engineer in Oakland, California

United States of America - California, Oakland

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking an enthusiastic Hydraulic/Hydrologic Engineer for our Oakland, California office.

The Hydraulic/Hydrologic Engineer will serve a key role in ongoing projects and contracts and will support business development in the future. This position is suited for a growth and career-oriented person with an emphasis on modeling skills to complete a wide variety of challenging and complex hydraulic and hydrologic analysis across a broad range of water, wastewater, and stormwater infrastructure planning and design projects.

This position is responsible for modeling water distribution and/or sewer collection systems in support of on-call requests, engineering reports, master planning projects, and support for preliminary and final designs. The successful candidate will be involved with, and responsible for, a wide variety of interesting assignments, including:

  • Performing hydraulic modeling and applying sound engineering judgment to unique applications

  • Creative problem solving, customized python scripting, GIS application and specialized tool development

  • Managing projects, tasks and leading small multidisciplinary technical teams

  • Working with clients to provide meaningful results and excellent client service

  • Writing technical memorandums, engineering reports, and planning studies

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree plus four (4) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Relevant experience in water distribution and/or sewer collection system hydraulic model development, calibration, and master planning experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science or a related discipline. Advanced degree preferred

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer preferred

  • Proficient with hydraulics, hydraulic modeling software such as InfoWater, InfoWorks WS/CS/ICM , WaterCAD, EPANET, InfoSewer, InfoSWWM

  • Experience utilizing GIS for analysis, model integration, and figure generation

  • Strong background in closed conduit, open channel hydraulics, and pump station operations

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Possess effective problem-solving and critical/analytical thinking ability, high attention to detail, and time-management skills.

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 Engineering - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 209337BR

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.