Project Architect

 

GDA Architects is seeking an experienced Project Architect.  This is an excellent opportunity to work with a fast-paced collaborative team on a variety of high-rise multi-family, hospitality, office, commercial and mixed-use projects. Candidates must exhibit a strong work ethic, possess extensive knowledge of Revit and AutoCAD, among other technology platforms, maintain focus and display a thorough attention to detail. Candidates must have a can-do attitude and be eager and willing to solve problems individually or as part of a team effort.

Qualifications:

 

• Current Architectural registration is required

• Professional degree in Architecture from an accredited university

• Minimum of 7 years experience as a Project Architect is required

• Experience in large multi-family and commercial projects

• Minimum of 3 years of Revit and 5 years of AutoCAD experience in a professional setting is required

• Detailed understanding of Revit processes including setting up and maintaining projects, files, families and work sets

• General understanding of and the ability to quickly understand and work within the framework of drafting standards

• Architectural registration LEED credentials is preferred

• Knowledge of building materials and construction methodologies is preferred

• Desire to pursue growth opportunities and obtain registration

• Understanding of building codes, standards, and building structures

• LEED accreditation is preferred

• Ability to preserve design intent throughout a project

• Strong organizational, written, and verbal skills

• Experience with AutoCAD and Microsoft Office required

• Experience with Sketchup and Adobe Creative Suite preferred

Responsibilities:

 

• Provide project team leadership in multiple aspects of client, team and project coordination, including execution of design intent and full documentation coordination with structural, MEP, etc.

• Lead preparation of Design Development & Construction Documents

• Resolve complex technical/design issues

• Review work prepared by team for accuracy and quality

• Assist Project Manager in creation and management of project schedule

• Process submittals / substitution requests during construction and address RFI’s

• Interface with regulatory officials during the permitting and construction phases of project

 

Please submit your resume, cover letter and design samples that best illustrate your design ability.