AECOM Senior Engineer, Airport System Design, Aviation in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Senior Engineer, Airport System Design, Aviation

Hong Kong - Sha Tin

Hong Kong

Job Summary

Travel by air and you will likely encounter an aviation project that AECOM professionals successfully planned, advised, designed or managed - from the design of Terminal 9 at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport to a master plan for Hong Kong International Airport to program management services for Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. At AECOM, we consistently deliver the services, flexibility and trust our clients need to make each project a success. AECOM’s team of technical and management support experts partner with airport owners, investors and aviation clients around the world to provide a broad range of services, including:

  • Program and construction management

  • Airport master plans and facility development plans

  • Aviation system planning

  • Airfield/airspace operations planning, simulation and design

  • Airfield engineering

  • Pavement evaluation, rehabilitation and management

  • Passenger terminal planning and design

  • Passenger, baggage and landside vehicle flow simulations

  • Airport information technology and security systems

  • Airport asset management

  • Aircraft noise and air quality impact analysis

  • Environmental impact assessment

  • Transit facility design, including airport people mover systems

  • Economic analysis and land development strategies

  • Airport parking planning and design

  • Energy conservation and sustainability consulting

  • Landside and roadway access planning and design


  • Management of design activities of various airport systems such as voice and data cabling system, airport network, wireless LAN, telephony system, trunked mobile radio system, dynamic digital signage, public address system and related system interface requirements

  • Client coordination and management including discussion with the client and other stakeholders to capture the system and operational requirements and incorporation into design documents and drawings

  • Project management and coordination of design input from various parties, including internal team members, architects and external consultants

  • Preparation and presentation of system design concepts and options to the client / stakeholders

  • Development of system functional descriptions, specifications and design drawings; and management of design deliverables

Minimum Requirements

  • Electrical / Electronics Engineering, Information Engineering, Computer Science, or other related University Degree

  • Minimum 8 years’ hands-on experience as a Designer or Lead employed by an airport operator, airline, airline agent or contractor/consultant who is directly involved in aviation work

  • Good appreciation of the airport operation processes and business

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; fluent in written and spoken English, Cantonese speaking is an advantage

  • Attention to details, well-organized and self-motivated

  • Hong Kong resident is highly preferred

Candidate will be exposed to various aviation project opportunities in East Asia region including the major aviation hubs in the region. Candidate with less experience would be considered as Project Engineer. Candidate with more experience would be considered as Associate.

Preferred Qualifications

See above

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.


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Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Hong Kong

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184537BR

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.