RipBang Studios, a division of NELSON, is looking for an experienced and ambitious Senior Designer/Project Manager to work in our Venice, CA office who can join our team to oversee the delivery of multiple projects and help our firm grow. We are seeking designers who can lead and work collaboratively within our group that specializes in commercial entertainment destinations.
Collaborate with design team and be responsible for establishing and communicating design concepts
Lead multidisciplinary team in development and communication of design through high quality client presentations
Prepare materials for presentation to client including assembly and review of material and furniture options, rendered finish plans and elevations and perspectives;
Oversee and select materials, FF&E, construction, and fabrication methods
Coordinate with consultants, contractors, fabricators, and vendors to meet project objectives and deadlines
Oversee production of Schematic Design, Design Development and Construction Documents
Produce detailed Design Intent and Construction Documents
Manage Project Permitting and Plan Check process
Perform Construction Administration and Observation
Manage project communication with internal and client team
Manage schedule and project deliverables
A professional degree in Architecture or Interior Design and at least 8 years of experience in Interior Design or Interior Architecture w/ experience in restaurant, retail and entertainment design
Expertise in Sketchup and AutoCAD required. Revit, Rhino, and 3ds Max a plus
Proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite required
Knowledge of design requirements, construction methods, and materials for high traffic environments
General and broad knowledge of design technology, familiarity with Design-build process, and ability to communicate the construction of non-traditional forms
Fearlessness to take on new and interesting challenges
RipBang Studios, a Division of NELSON combines brand strategy, and graphics, with architecture and interiors to create Experiential Branding environments. Our passion is telling stories in the built environment and no two projects are the same. We work on a wide variety of fun and entertaining projects from the design of stores and restaurants to wayfinding, graphics, and branded environments in office complexes, sports venues, and entertainment destinations. Our growing 15-person multi-disciplinary studio employs graphic designers, architects, interior designers, illustrators and industrial designers.
As a division of NELSON WORLDWIDE (wwww.nelsononline.com), we are part of a network of over 600 teammates providing architecture, interior design and engineering from offices across the country. RipBang Studios offers the intimate hands-on environment of a small creative agency, with the resources, benefits, and career growth opportunities of a large firm.
We offer competitive wages based on skills and experience, excellent benefits package including; Paid Time Off, medical, dental, 401K, pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts, and more. NELSON is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
If you have read this and feel this may be the career opportunity for you, please apply by clicking the link. Due to the large volume of candidates, only qualified applicants will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies please
NELSON is focused on creation with passion to deliver. We provide creative solutions through Interior Design, Architecture, Engineering, Strategic Planning, Information Services and Workplace Services in the corporate and residential real estate markets. With 35 locations in the United States and overseas, and the resources of more than 600 professionals worldwide, NELSON provides dedicated, quality service through a proven delivery network.