SENIOR PROJECT DESIGNER

Position Summary:  Experienced architectural designer with responsibility for design from the initiation of concepts through the preparation of design development documents on large scale, mixed-use projects. Organization: Reports to: Chief Operating Officer, Design Director / Design Principal Coordinates with: Project Manager

Responsibilities: -Reviews program requirements with Design Principal, Design Director,Project Manager and establishes design criteria for project. - Initiates the development of design concepts with Design Principal - Responsible for preparation of design documents that meet project requirements and office standards - Responsible to organize and prepare design presentations - May participate in design presentations - Responsible to oversee and manage all design staff assigned to project - Responsible to meet project deadlines and schedules - Responsible to meet project budget requirements - Responsible to coordinate work with consultants

Qualifications: - Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture - Minimum 10 to 12 years experience as an senior architectural designer - Experience in large scale, mixed-use Type I projects - Understanding of basic building code and life safety requirements - Strong understanding of building systems, materials applications and construction techniques - Architectural license preferred - Strong graphic presentation skills, hand sketching ability required - Proficient with AutoCad software, 3D modeling skills preferred - Effective communication skills, both oral and written - Ability to work in a collaborative environment - Previous responsibility to oversee and manage assigned design staff - Previous experience working with an Architect of Record desirable - Previous international experience desirable

Work Environment: - Open office work stations - Domestic and/or international travel may be required