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Senior Architect - Life and Work Places

  • Job
    Full-time
    Expert Level
  • Architecture & Urban Planning
  • Nashville, +1

Requirements

  • Bachelor's/Master's degree in Architecture with licensure.
  • Minimum of 15 years of applicable experience. Education and Research design experience is required.
  • Demonstrated experience using REVIT, proficiency is desired but not required.
  • Working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of programs.
  • Competency with Sketchup and PhotoShop a plus.
  • Familiarity with US Department of Education Postsecondary Educations Facilities Inventory and Classification Manual, including space use categories and codes, functional categories, inventory reporting, program area tables and applicable conversion factors.
  • Ability to interact professionally and comfortably with a variety of project stakeholders such as clients, AHJ’s, contractors, design team, etc.
  • Strong verbal and writing communication skills.
  • Ability to build and maintain excellent interpersonal relationships with project stakeholders.

Responsibilities

  • Perform work on all phases of design and architecture for projects from initial concept development, master planning, schematic design and design development, production and coordination of construction drawings and specifications.
  • Demonstrate experience with the renovation and ground-up projects on higher education campuses and research facilities and labs
  • Comfortable with leading the design for exciting and challenging projects.
  • Analyze client problems and develop architectural solutions to those problems.
  • Familiarity working with various project delivery methods such as design-bid-build, design/build, CM, etc..
  • General construction contract administration experience should include responses to clarification requests, progress reviews, pay application processing, submittal processing and close out activities.
  • Collect and document client needs and criteria in programmatic form and develop / formulate solutions based on the data.
  • Preparing presentation drawings by hand or electronically, research material options and make appropriate selections, plan, coordinate and administer architectural effort in concert with project manager, project executive, and others on the project team.
  • Lead and mentor team of junior architects and project coordinators.
  • Lead external project consultants and engineering partners.

Genuine Ingenuity

Fashion & Arts
Industry
501-1000
Employees
1967
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Gresham Smith is a team of diligent designers, creative problem-solvers, insightful planners and seasoned collaborators who work closely with clients to improve the cities and towns we call home. Our employees are diverse in experience, yet we all have one thing in common: genuine care for each other, our partners and the outcome of our work. From roadways and pathways that connect people and places, to hospitals that promote well-being and recovery, to corporate campuses that encourage productivity and teamwork, we have the pleasure of designing communities'​ most vital institutions and infrastructure.