Digital Engineering Lead

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Full time
Contact: Kirstin Wong
Email: email Kirstin
Reference: 162434BR
  • Build our Digital Engineering & BIM offering across VIC and Southern Australia

  • Deliver innovative digital engineering solutions to the region

  • Join a Global Fortune 500 organisation based in Melbourne, VIC

The Role

This Victoria based role will lead Civil Infrastructure Digital Engineering teams across Victoria and South Australia. You will form part of the Digital Engineering leadership team working with teams across ANZ and globally to continuously improve our digital delivery excellence. 

The Digital Engineering Leader will report to the CI Group Director and be part of the strategic and operational decisions (go/no go etc) on Civil Infrastructure projects. The role will have all technical support staff (CAD/Modelling/BIM/GIS related) reporting via team leaders to this role. The individual will be part of an ANZ leadership team to drive the strategic platform and content choices required to deliver consistency and efficiencies (reducing software licensing, automating workflows and sharing workload between offices and with the design centres). This role will be linked with peers globally.

The role will also be involved in major bid process teams and at times major project delivery teams (during the setup phase).

The position requires an individual whom has demonstrated significant leadership in transforming approaches to digital delivery. The successful candidate will have worked across many engineering disciplines to deliver improvements in digital engineering quality and efficiency. Global experience is highly regarded.

You will be a visible and active champion of change across our region. 

About You

With 15 years+ of professional experience and significant experience in consulting, you will have proven commercial business management experience and a successful track record of driving successful digital projects.

We are looking for a strategic thinker. A strong people leader who can develop, implement and drive innovative and differentiated solutions to our clients whilst bringing our business along on this journey. You will thrive whilst working in a collaborative environment, with proven business management experience.  Global collaboration experience is highly desirable.

Degree educated or suitably experienced (MBA, Computer Science, Business or Engineering); you are a Digital Thought Leader, passionate about innovation and technical differentiation with proven experience in "Intelligent Project Delivery". Your knowledge of the latest Digital Engineering solutions, collaboration platforms, BIM processes and standards as well as Virtual Reality technologies will see you utilising technology to drive business outcomes.

Benefits at AECOM  

The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognises AECOM as taking a sophisticated, holistic approach to supporting women and men's equal participation throughout our workplace.

We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.

  • Flexible work arrangement that include flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options

  • State of the art, modern and contemporary offices

  • Paid parental and partner Leave

  • Purchased additional annual leave options

  • Corporate employee discounts from up to 400 retailers

  • Wellbeing benefits e.g. vaccinations,  health insurance discounts

  • Employee stock purchase plans

  • Professional memberships

  • Study assistance

  • Professional and technical development opportunities