Senior Project Architect

Architecture Los Angeles, California


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The role at a glance:

This is an excellent opportunity for you to join NBBJ  Los Angeles as a Senior  Project  Architect for our Healthcare Practice. NBBJ is looking for a project architect with demonstrated experience working on OSHPD 1 projects in California and who has worked primarily with large-scale, Healthcare projects involving client contact and leadership responsibilities. The Senior Project Architect performs architectural design and delivery for a wide variety of projects involving the construction of new buildings and the alteration of existing buildings and facilities.

In your new role, you will:

  • Work with clients and team members to identify objectives, develop options, and formulate creative solutions.
  • Interpret design concepts by collaborating with project team and translate them into workable construction systems and detailing, while maintaining design intent and advocating for design excellence.
  • Prepare appropriate documentation and deliverables from schematic design through construction administration in accordance with established firm and industry standards.
  • Maintain appropriate records for project phases in accordance with established firm and industry standards.
  • Lead and coordinate the work of other team members and consultants, providing direction, guidance, and mentoring as appropriate.
  • May participate in marketing efforts, including proposal development, presentations, and client interviews.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Minimum 15 years of experience in the architectural field with successful experience in the documentation and delivery of large-scale healthcare projects
  • OSHPD 1 experience is mandatory for this role
  • Demonstrated experience working on healthcare projects in the state of California
  • Fluency in Revit
  • B Arch or M Arch degree
  • 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
  • Ability to work with integrity, trust and commitment; setting an example for others
  • Ability to travel as the project(s) requires

The annual base pay range for this role is anticipated to be between $115,000 and $140,000. Actual compensation for successful candidates will be carefully determined based on a number of factors, including their skills, qualifications and experience.

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