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Project Architect

Job Title: Project Architect

Job Location: Washington, DC, Washington DC

Job Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits

Job Sector: Architecture & Interiors

Job Ref: 3612


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Our client is a 60-person, award winning, large-scale commercial architecture firm. They are searching for a Project Architect to join their growing studio in Washington, DC.

The primary responsibilities of the Project Architect (PA) are to ensure the technical and design excellence of each project is properly delineated in the form of design and construction documents; and to elevate technical and design excellence in its built from with minimal supervision.Serving as a leader and mentor, the PA must inspire, develop and refine the existing skills of studio personnel from the conceptual design phase through project completion, providing technical and design input, and monitoring the progress throughout the development of each project.   


  • Strive to attain the firm’s goal relative to design, technical and management excellence.
  • Assist in the process of development, documentation and dissemination of the firm Revit standards and reference details.
  • In conjunction with the Project Principal and Project Manager, determine the project design review procedures to be conducted and ensure adherence to the by all team members
  • Evolve and refine the design for a project; communicating the design direction to the junior members of a project team
  • Take primary responsibility for coordination of the design and documentation process with all of the consultants that make up the design team.
  • Assist the Project Manager in the development of and adherence to the man-hours budgeted for each task and meet deadlines as defined in the Critical Path Schedule for each project.
  • Understand the General Conditions, Scope of Services, Team Structure and Fee stipulated in the contract for each project in which he / she is involved
  • Organize, direct and lead a project Construction Documentation team
  • Possess strong organizational and time management techniques
  • Organize and perform multiple tasks concurrently and efficiently
  • Encourage personal and professional growth through mentoring


  • Bachelor or Advanced Degree in Architecture from an accredited institution
  • Registered Architect licensed in the U.S.
  • 7-12 years of progressive experience in Architecture with an emphasis on large scale corporate commercial office design
  • Savvy in Revit, Adobe Creative Suites, and other rendering software
  • Superior presentation skills in both written and verbal
  • Knowledge of current laws, codes and titles in relation to construction
  • Exemplifies exceptional interpersonal, leadership and team building
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines without compromising the design / technical intent or relationship with fellow team members

Please send resume and work samples to lauren.kalina@opuscareers.com

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