Project BIM Leader

Architecture Seattle, Washington


Description

Project BIM Leader  

NBBJ is a design and architecture firm, fueled by ideas and a culture of collaboration. With offices around the globe, the diverse perspectives of your future colleagues and clients will inspire and challenge you to be extraordinary. Innovation and creativity are at the heart of our work: creating spaces and experiences that better connect people to each other as they live, learn, and work in their communities. We partner with pioneers like Amazon, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and Massachusetts General Hospital as we create solutions for tomorrow guided by our vision: we design for life. Are you interested in designing what’s next? Join us. 
 
This is an excellent opportunity for you to join NBBJ Seattle in a Project BIM Leader role in our Commercial/Corporate/Civic Studio (S31). 

The successful candidates will understand the strategic importance of BIM and possess the critical technical and interpersonal skills needed to deliver projects effectively. They will be the champion for BIM in their Studio and work closely with Studio BIM Lead to support firm-wide Digital Practice initiatives and align methodologies, standards and best practices. This position offers extensive opportunities to grow within the firm and exposure to an innovative, fast-paced and highly-collaborative environment. 

Your New Role: 

  • Lead BIM workflows and model management on large projects 
  • Lead design teams in implementing and maintaining Revit models. 
  • Lead BxP development with design team stakeholders 
  • Partner with PMs to review contracts and manage client BIM expectations 
  • Mentor team members to learn new software skills 
  • Support the advancement of BIM within the Studio 
  • Support the Studio BIM lead’s initiatives for the studio. 

What you will need to Succeed: 

  • Minimum 3-5 years of architecture experience 
  • Bachelors of Architecture or equivalent degree 
  • Proven experience delivering projects of various scale and complexity using Revit 
  • Proven experience managing teams working in BIM and on BIM 360 
  • Advanced/Expert level knowledge of Autodesk’s Revit Architecture 
  • Ability to identify and communicate areas where skills, tools and processes could be improved 
  • Passion for sharing knowledge, and clearly communicating complex technical ideas to designers, managers and clients 
  • Ability to multi-task, work well under pressure and meet deadlines 
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision 
  • Enjoy working in a collaborative team environment 
  • Autodesk Certified Professional in Revit 

Additional Accomplishments and Skills that will make you Successful: 

  • Proven coordination process experience including working with consultants using multiple software platforms 
  • Experience and passion for ‘Computational BIM’ through using Dynamo or other scripting and programming languages 
  • Workflow knowledge in associated Autodesk products including; Navisworks, 3DSMAX etc 
  • Experience with Rhino and Grasshopper 

This position will offer the individual opportunities to grow within the firm and exposure to an innovative, fast paced and highly collaborative environment. 

Why choose NBBJ?

We believe that all NBBJ employees should love their work. This means not only loving what you do but having pride in your workplace. We strive to be that irresistible place to work by enhancing your employee experience with customized programs and comprehensive benefits. In addition to 100% covered employee healthcare costs and 401k contributions, we offer unique professional development opportunities, volunteer opportunities and access to leading technology and resources to further help you love your work and advance your career.

• NBBJ has been named three times by Fast Company as one of the most innovative architecture firms.
• Founded in 1943, our first office opened over 75 years ago in Seattle, Washington. We now have over 10 office locations around the globe.
• We are a transdisciplinary, cross-practice focused firm with a deep portfolio of Civic & Cultural, Commercial, Corporate, Healthcare, Higher Education, Science and Technology, Sports, and Urban Environment projects. We also have several areas of service expertise including: Architecture, Environmental Graphic Design, Interior Design, Lighting Design, Workplace Consulting and more.
• In the past decade, NBBJ has received more than 300 awards from leading global, national and regional award programs across the business, real estate and design communities.
• We work with 5 of the top global high-tech companies, 14 of the U.S. News and World Report Top Hospitals, and 4 of the top 10 highest-ranked learning institutions.
• Our clients include institutional leaders such as Cambridge University, Google, Samsung, Cleveland Clinic, Tencent, and Stanford University.

Our Values

We are a collective of thinkers, makers and dreamers working to create positive impact through design. But we’re more than that—we’re also a firm made up of individuals, each with unique talents, ideas and contributions. This blend of togetherness and individuality makes us who we are. It’s also the basis for our values, which guide how we show up for each other and our clients:
• Stand for Optimism
We are united behind a calling to design a better future for our clients, society and planet.
• Lead with Curiosity
We never stop asking “what if?” and “why?”
• Commit to Sustainability
We wield extraordinary power—and have an obligation—to initiate environmental change.
• Design for All
We have a responsibility—through our process and work—to design with and for all.
• Own the Outcome
We are entrepreneurs of our destiny, focused on the success of each other and our clients.
• Grow our Legacy
We are part of a story bigger than ourselves.

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

NBBJ does not accept unsolicited resumes or similar submissions from third party recruiters or employment agencies. Any unsolicited materials received by NBBJ from a source other than an individual candidate will be considered NBBJ property and NBBJ reserves the right to pursue and hire candidates referred to us without any financial obligation to the third party in question. If you are interested in becoming an approved NBBJ external recruiter, please contact a member of the NBBJ Talent Acquisition Team.