Project Architect

Job Functions / Responsibilities

Focus areas:

  • Plan, complete and supervise the preparation of construction documents related to the conceptual design, schematic design, and/or detailed design according to client goals, needs, and budgets.
  • Establish the factual parameters of the design work (e.g., code, site restrictions, budget and schedule restraints); identify building systems options and related performance and cost criteria.
  • Adhere to the project schedule and budget while identifying changes to the scope of the work, and related repercussions on project schedule and budget.
  • Collaborate with external consultants – MEP, Structural Engineering, Civil/Landscape – as well as subconsultants.
  • Perform in-house construction administration duties such as responding to RFI’s, reviewing and approving drawings, issuing bulletins, etc.
  • Conducts periodic on-site observation of work during construction to monitor compliance with construction documents.
  • May prepare client project presentations, studies, and reports.
  • Provide mentorship and embrace opportunities for learning with less experienced staff throughout the course of the project.

Candidate Qualifications

EDUCATION: Professional Degree in Architecture required; license preferred.

EXPERIENCE: 5–7 years; 

      • Experienced in all phases of project design, construction documentation and construction materials.
      • Experience with coordination of multiple design disciplines required for developing complete documents.
      • Strong knowledge base of building codes, standards, building structures, and engineering systems.
      • Experience leading others preferred.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:  Proficient in AutoCAD and experience with Revit.

Personal Characteristics / Proficiencies

    • Approachable – Upbeat, outgoing and welcoming in personality with the ability to work well with different personalities and professions.
    • Team Player – Skilled at working with others as a contributor, facilitating input from team members and developing the best results for the client.
    • Sense of Urgency – Responsive and fast paced in style with tenacity and consistency in meeting deadlines and commitments.
    • Problem Solver – Demonstrated skill in analyzing problems, determining alternatives, and working out solutions.
    • Communication Skills – Effective oral and written communication skills, with the ability to deliver clear, concise presentations and reports to the company and to clients.
    • Multitasker – Highly organized, with the ability to simultaneously manage and participate in multiple functions/activities. 
    • Quality – Focused on getting the details right and providing the best results for the client.
    • Work Ethic – Willingness to do what it takes to get the job done and to “stretch” to complete projects on time and within budget.

Renaissance Architecture provides a competitive salary and benefits package.  To apply, please submit your resume to

Renaissance Architecture, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.