AECOM Senior Project Architect in San Francisco, California
United States of America - California, San Francisco
AECOM Buildings and Places (B+P)- Cities Division, is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Project Architect for immediate employment for the San Francisco office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.
Maintain the project manual, specifications and standards for Architectural Projects and take the lead for project implementation in our studio.
Strong mentoring skills with Architectural project team staff to ensure the highest quality of documents is being developed across all our projects.
Responsible for code compliancy as it relates to Zoning, Sustainability, ADA and Life Safety in relation to planning and documentation. Mentor and train staff on code compliancy.
Assist in development of project scopes, schedules, manpower allocations and budgets, coordinating with Project Managers, senior staff, and other department leads.
Oversight of technical application of design vision for all projects and ensuring that constructability methods and technologies are explored and implemented.
Motivate and mentor junior staff ensuring their professional and technical development.
Understand design and technical criteria compliant with all applicable codes and standards.
Monitor project schedules and tasks while enforcing office standards and budgeting hours per fee contracts.
Manage multiple aspects of client, team and project coordination, including full documentation coordination.
Manage communication between project team, clients, vendors, contractors, consultants and B+P in-house leadership.
Provide technical guidance and innovative solutions to resolve complex technical and design challenges.
During the construction process on projects, oversight on the following with staff members:
Prepare reports and specifications
Conduct on-site observations and document site reviews
Process submittals, RFIs, substitution requests, etc. during construction
Interface with building and permitting officials during the permitting and construction phases of the project as required with the Technical Leaders
Responsible for technical implementations of design concepts during construction documents, specifications, building, & construction administration
Provide coordination of all engineering discipline’s & outside consultants
Maintain and monitor project profitability along with PM
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; participating in professional societies
Support B+P leadership and Human Resource in conducting new employee interviews, hiring and performance reviews
Business Development Responsibilities:
Support B+P leadership in new business development efforts
Maintain client relationships and assist in the development of new revenues through continuing services
Represents B+P and the San Francisco Architectural Practice on professional organization boards or committees as appropriate
Active member in a professional trade organization
Bachelors or Master’s degree in Architecture
15+ years of relevant experience as a project architect with strong skills and knowledge in architecture and project management/administration.
Knowledge of project and delivery process including project management, staff planning & budgeting
Expertise in building construction, IBC, ADA, LEED and other jurisdictional requirements
Highly organized with an attention to detail
Excellent communication and writing skills
Experience with Revit (mandatory), AutoCAD (mandatory), Bluebeam Revu, SketchUp, 3dMax, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator), and MS Office
Ability to define and manage BIM execution plan
- LEED accreditation & experience a plus but not required
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 Architecture and Design
Business Line Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 210905BR
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.