Ritter Norton Architects is seeking an experienced and technically knowledgeable architect with very strong technical and communication skills to manage multi-disciplinary project teams and work closely with clients and staff on complex commercial and institutional projects such as churches, libraries, and recreation centers. The Sr. Project Manager/Technical Director is a leader and mentor in the office helping guide the firm to provide great client service and produce exceptionally high quality construction documents on complex projects. He/she will also work closely with the firm principals on overall management and growth of the practice.
Remote interview process
Social distancing guidelines in place
Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
All employees wear a mask while working in the office. We are fully setup to work remotely and our flexible work policy allows people to work from home as necessary. New employees will be expected to work in the office at least part-time.
For this position it is essential that the candidate be:
A US Citizen
A Licensed architect with an architecture degree
Have 15+ years’ experience primarily with commercial and/or institutional projects
A great candidate will also possess the following credentials:
Be a thoughtful designer with a collaborative mindset
Very strong technical skills to oversee construction document production, complex detailing, and specification writing
Highly organized with a thorough understanding of all phases of project development
Adept at coordinating and managing diverse multi-disciplinary teams of consultants
Able to handle working on multiple projects and managing multiple teams
Proficiency with Revit, AutoCad, MS Office suite
Familiar with Northern Virginia/DC/Maryland state and county codes.
About Ritter Norton Architects
At Ritter Norton Architects we believe passionately that good design has the power to positively impact people’s lives and enhance the communities in which we live, work, and play. We approach every project, no matter how extravagant or modest the scale, function, and budget, with the same rigorous commitment to design excellence and outstanding client service. Every project is seen an opportunity for excellence: an opportunity to enhance and build communities through inspirational design; an opportunity to creatively solve complex problems and challenges to improve people’s daily lives; an opportunity to build meaningful and lasting relationships with our clients and colleagues; and an opportunity to grow personally and professionally. We believe it is our purpose as architects and designers to discover, embrace, and make the most of every opportunity to help make the world a better place through thoughtful and conscientious design.