Overview We are a boutique, La Jolla-based architecture/design firm specializing in the design of custom residences, public and private historic preservation architecture, and built environment environmental planning. We are presently seeking a talented architect with a minimum of ten years of experience, to join the firm as a project architect. This strategic hire for IS Architecture is an opportunity for the right individual to leverage their design skills to be an integral component for the office’s growth, utilize a diverse skills set, and take on the challenges of growing a practice, with its principals.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to… You will be responsible as the Project Architect for all aspects of project design, planning, and execution, including leading the client and project team through the architectural services from preliminary design through construction administration. You will lead and mentor internal teams and consultants from initial programming and design through to the production of well-detailed and coordinated documents using AUTODESK AEC Collection. You will provide strong technical detailing and coordination skills within a variety of construction materials and building types.
A qualified candidate will…
Have a professional degree in Architecture, Bachelor’s or higher, from an accredited architecture program
Have 10+ years of full-time work in an architecture firm, with 5 years’ experience managing internal teams and external consultants.
Have a California Architect license, or NCARB certificate
Strong creative design capabilities and comprehensive understanding of the building and municipal codes.
High Proficiency and technical knowledge in AUTODESK AEC Collection (Revit is required & AutoCAD)
Have excellent communication skills, oral and written with clients, consultants, and internal project team
Experience reviewing and assuring document accuracy for client(s), consultant(s) and project team(s).
Be able to work independently and collaborate with a team of people
Be resourceful and willing to bring and share new ideas
Be able to provide their own reliable transportation and valid driver's license
Preference will be given to applicants with…
Familiarity with the Secretary of the Interior Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties
Experience using, Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, Bluebeam Revu
Experience in the design and project process of Federal or Local Government projects
Extensive knowledge of construction detailing, within a variety of construction materials and building types
Experience negotiating project scope, fees, agreements and contracts, managing project financial performance, and ensuring fiscal responsibility for projects
About IS Architecture
IS Architecture is an award winning architecture firm that specializes in Custom Residential and Historic Preservation.