brick is looking for a project architect/senior project architect. candidate should be a versatile team leader, a creative thinker, with complex organizational skills, excellence in technical, code and sustainable design practices and strong design skills. experience with projects from concept through design detailing, final documentation and construction administration is required. leadership in 3D and BIM modeling (Revit/SketchUp)/coordination is required.
primary author of technical documents for highly complex projects
lead technical coordination of project drawings and documents with all internal team members and design sub-consultants
regularly collaborate to ensure design goals are properly addressed in the technical development of the documents
demonstrate an ability to work on multiple complex projects while meeting schedule constraints
take an active role in fostering a culture of precision and excellence in the work of project teams
mentor internal staff
build trust with clients
participate in firm-wide initiatives to develop and enhance technical and design standards
bachelor's degree in architecture (master's degree preferred)
7+ years of experience in an architecture office (internships not counted)
architect's license in the State of California required
proven excellence in technical detailing, coordination, design, and presentation skills
excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills
excellent analytical and problem solving skills
experience in preparation and layout of architectural contract documents and specifications
strong knowledge of codes and good planning skills
excellent in Revit, AutoCAD and other 3D modeling software (SketchUp/Rhino/3D Max)
fluency with Adobe Creative Suite
proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, Powerpoint)
proven ability to coordinate and direct an in-house team
position is full-time with benefits.
flexible paid time off
401(k) with safe harbor contribution
full medical, dental, & vision
life & disability
continuing education & professional development
flexible work environment
brick. friendly, unconventional, can-do architects.
a full-service architecture and interiors firm based in oakland, brick. is known for solving tricky design puzzles on the complex urban infill sites to create more value for our clients and expand what’s possible in the built environment. our diverse portfolio includes mixed-use commercial office, higher education, and multifamily residential.
brick. thrives on great ideas and initiative. we work with smart, talented, energetic architects and designers dedicated to happy clients, great design, a collaborative studio environment, and a healthy planet. we dive into design charrettes, impromptu pin-ups, and spirited dialogue to create beautiful buildings that work for people. we also use the latest design technology, demand technical rigor, and cultivate responsiveness and flexibility for projects and partnerships that last. we like coffee. and bikes