Zebra is a unique global design firm composed of over 130 team members with offices in London, Dubai, Phoenix and Hong Kong. While this position primarily supports the Phoenix office, candidates in other states are welcome to apply. Zebra will consider remote employee's in New York, DC, Florida and Ohio.
We are seeking a Licensed Architect with 6 or more years' of experience to join our growing National Practice. With openings in both our Restaurant and Retail studio groups, we are searching for highly motivated, self-starters to concentrate on high profile corporate clients that are globally known in multi-channel, multi-brand roll-out. The ideal candidate will possess the drive and ability to manage multiple projects from conceptual stages, up into construction documentation and through construction administration. The individual must work independently to apply advanced architectural concepts and designs. This position requires strong knowledge of Building + Accessibility codes and an awareness of the nuances in these codes per locale.
Maintain a close working relationship with the Project Manager and Directors.
Create project schedules and ensure deadlines are met.
Lead the project team and synchronize activities with consultants proactively.
Act as the key technical lead in efforts of document quality control, design detailing, life-safety compliance.
Review incoming design criteria, work letters, client programs and ensure the final design complies with such so that it coordinates with the Landlord delivery condition.
Coordinates the proper specification of building systems, assemblies and materials in various geographic climates internally and with external vendors.
Able to effectively communicate with clients, contractors, and consultants.
Calm demeanor under pressure and sound judgment are key.
Perform site surveys, feasibility studies, zoning and building code research and manage the preparation of site investigation reports.
Manage document submittals, plan review process and coordinate with the Principal in Charge for document sealing.
Manage document production overseas with technical teams in the other Zebra offices.
The ability to role-up one’s sleeves, dig-in and produce drawing packages in Revit and CAD.
2 openings. Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: Architect Level II
About zebra Projects (Architecture, Interior Design)
Zebra is a unique global interior design and architecture firm composed of over 150 team members with offices in London, Dubai and now Scottsdale, AZ. We have a strong retail and restaurant portfolio with projects completed in over 90 countries. Zebra associates immerse themselves into the brands we work for and become a seamless part of the team. We offer an all-inclusive brand guardian approach that brings projects from concept through construction administration. We believe in good work-life balance, provide an environment that fosters personal and professional growth and think of ourselves as an extension of the client’s in-house design and construction team.