Posted Thursday, July 11
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Project Architect for employment in our Buildings+Places practice in Minneapolis.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Architectural design and documentation of complex projects ranging from healthcare, corporate office, higher education, sports and entertainment, corporate interiors, housing, and governmental facilities
Develop thought provoking design for buildings with various uses.
Prepare architectural plans, elevations, sections, details and specifications
Collaborate with architecture and engineering team for successful outcomes during construction
Create building designs which take into account the urban context and scale of the associated sites to benefit the built environment.
Create dynamic rendering and 3d images through the use of cutting edge software and 3d models which can be used to compel the client and convey design intent.
Validate design decisions based on cost analysis with an understanding of logistics and procurement efficiencies
Apply creative design thinking to AECOM’s business problems to help maximize value of AECOM’s service to the client.
Stay current with new design software developments (i.e., BIM, Revit, Rhino, Dynamo, etc.)
Minimum Requirements :
Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) degree from an accredited institution plus 4+ years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of education/experience
Highly proficient in Autodesk Revit
Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OutlookExperience with Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and other post process and presentation graphic software
Preferred Qualifications :
Master’s degree in Architecture
Experience with Bluebeam, Navisworks, Rhino and/or Dynamo
Ability to work with a diverse team
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Detail-oriented and technical, yet experienced enough to see the big picture
Experienced, self-directed professional
Must be a highly motivated self-starter with solid writing and verbal communication skills
Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work
Ability to work independently and lead large groups of technical minded people with minimal oversight
Ability to meet quality, schedule and budget expectations
Desire to be mentored by leadership and provide mentorship to junior staff
Ability to multi-task and be flexible and able to adapt to rapidly changing project requirements and deadlines
Ability to apply passion and enthusiasm for design in a collaborative and progressive team-oriented work environment