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Senior Project Architect
Job Code:2018-ARCH-CA L-002
Location:Los Angeles, California
Department:1222 Architecture + Design
FT/PT Status:Full-time
Job Responsibilities:

HED seeks a Senior Project Architect in our Downtown Los Angeles, CA office. If you would like to work with a talented team of professionals on complex, high profile projects in the Los Angeles area, this may be the role for you. In addition to great people, we offer an excellent work environment and are conveniently located near the metro station, freeways, and other public transport stops in downtown Los Angeles at Figueroa & Wilshire.

This position will be responsible for overseeing the complete production of project documents for all phases of work. The ideal candidate will have experience in design through construction administration on a variety of construction types, including but not limited, to Type I Construction. The person that fills this role must also be an excellent internal and external communicator both verbally and graphically, and able to effectively oversee multiple project teams and milestone deliverables, while maintaining alignment with agreed contractual and financial project performance objectives. 

Responsibilities will include, but not limited to the following:

  • Developing building and system concepts
  • Producing technical documentation
  • Overseeing work of project team members
  • Preparing and monitoring status reports
  • Conducting material and product research
  • Preparing and documenting code research
  • Attending project meetings as necessary
  • Interfacing with other discipline team leaders
  • Submittal reviews and document interpretation during bid phase and construction administration
  • Monitoring the quality of professional services
Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree required; Registered Architect license required LEED Accredited preferred

  • Revit experience required

  • Experience with DSA preferred

  • Minimum ten years' experience in architecture performing schematic design through project close-out

  • Comprehensive understanding of project coordination and related requirements of all disciplines

  • Ability to motivate, mentor, and delegate work to staff

  • Ability to work well with others to meet deadlines

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and strong organizational skills

  • Must be detail-oriented, self-motivated, enthusiastic and flexible

Other Job Information (if applicable):


Physical Requirements:

  • Capable of traveling to and from project sites for attending client, project and construction meetings
  • Ability to access existing and new project sites for observation, investigation and evaluation purposes
  • Ability to use equipment for communication and documentation purposes
  • Visual acuity to perform responsibilities