Architect/Designer


Firm Name: 
InstaBuilt
Contact Email: 
URL: 
instabuilt.com

 

Apply at: https://app.trinethire.com/companies/29645-stella-domo/jobs/63702-architect-designer-iii 
 

InstaBuilt provides innovative housing solutions utilizing off-site construction technology. We pride ourselves as critical thinking innovators. This is a highly collaborative environment with many opportunities to help shape our designs.

The Architect/Designer III will be responsible for planning, designing, documenting and coordination with consultants and regulators of prefabricated buildings, and mentoring junior talent.
Duties/Responsibilities: 
Under supervision of Lead Architect, the Architect III shall:

  • Coordinate project development and project teams from project inception to completion
  • Lead project documentation efforts with a deep knowledge of contract documents, specifications, shop-drawings
  • Collaborate with product engineers to produce design development (DD), construction documents (CD), and shop drawings required for state & local permitting
  • Develop and delegate teams for preparation of designs, specifications, and site plan vision to potential clients and executive team.
  • Provide team with design aesthetic that meets brand requirements regarding materials, styles, colors and other variables.
  • Verify that building codes are addressed at both state and local levels.
  • Develop zoning and code compliant schematic design (SD) documents for development opportunities
  • Coordinate with external AEC consultants to complete delivery of documentation as required for local and state submittals
  • Collaborate with the various teams to improve the efficiency of our product through Value Engineering analysis
  • Collaborate with purchasing manager to verify product costs and specifications
  • Work with accounting team to conform to budget requirements and provide cost analysis
  • Provide direction, guidance, mentorship of junior talent
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities: 

  • Ability to translate client ideas into visual and/or tangible references such as hand sketches and digital drawings or models.
  • Track record of work in a multidisciplinary team of engineers, architects, and project managers to streamline the design, planning, and permitting process.
  • Strong collaboration and partnership skills with the ability to listen and solve complex problems.
  • Ability to analyze inefficiencies and problems; identify root causes and provide effective solutions.
  • Excellent communication and presentations skills, including verbal and digital graphic skills.
  • Ability to work with staff at various organizational levels.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to multitask and thrive in a timeline-driven environment; excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to read and analyze CAD models, mechanical drawings, and specifications.
  • Deep knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit, or similar CAD or BIM tools (min. 4years). Proven experience in architectural document production and team coordination.
  • Ability to develop, communicate, and manage the workflow from early stage project planning through Construction documentation.
  • Ability and patience to develop junior talent through leading by example as well as mentorship.
  • Strong knowledge of building systems, construction methods and materials, sustainable design, and craft of construction.
  • Experience with design/build, modular or panelized building systems is a plus.
  • Versed with common workplace software (Microsoft Office Suite, etc.), Adobe Creative Suite a plus.
  • Applicant must be authorized to legally work in the U.S. No sponsorship is available.

Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Architectural Engineering or Structural Engineering
  • 8+ years of experience in architecture or related professions.
  • Professional Architect’s or Engineer’s License in the State of Texas; licensed in other states is a plus.

The position will report to the VP of Operations.

Job Type: Full-time, in-person, some remote work possible.

Pay: $75,000.00 - $90,000.00 per year

Benefits Offered:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

websites: stelladomoprefab.com, instabuilt.com