Senior Project Architect

Architecture Boston, Massachusetts


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The role at a glance:    

This is an excellent opportunity to join NBBJ Boston as a Senior Project Architect. We seek an Architect with demonstrated Construction Administration experience primarily on large-scale Healthcare projects. The Senior Project Architect is expected to be an integrated member of a project team in the field, with responsibilities to direct and deliver the project’s design.  Experience involving the design and construction of healthcare-specific environments, such as operating rooms, imaging suites and other types of clinical spaces is required.     

In your new role, you will:  

  • Work closely with the project team, including the Owner’s Project Manager, Construction Manager and major trades partners on project delivery and execution of the project design.
  • Administer the work of the project during construction, including management of RFI’s, Bulletins, Change Order Requests and Pay Applications.
  • Work with project team members to identify objectives, develop options, and formulate creative solutions to conditions that may arise in the field.
  • Maintain appropriate records for the progress of construction in accordance with established firm and industry standards.
  • Direct and oversee coordination of the work of other team members and consultants
  • Provide oversight and quality control of the project documents.

What you will need to succeed: 

  • Minimum 15 years of experience in the architectural field with demonstrated success in the documentation and delivery of large-scale healthcare projects.
  • Proven experience in Construction Administration with specific technical knowledge of healthcare environments.
  • Fluency in Revit
  • Architectural Licensure; LEED or other sustainability accreditation preferred.
  • Proven ability to work within a highly collaborative team environment
  • Excellent communication skills and strong attention to detail

NBBJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer.