BIM Manager


Firm Name: 
Studio8 Architects
Contact Name: 
Lisa Cuddy
URL: 
http://studio8architects.com/

Position: BIM Manager – Austin


Studio8 Architects is a full-service architecture and interior design firm founded in Austin in 2003 and San Antonio in 2011. We are a team of creatives, strategists and thinkers solving architectural challenges, designing interiors and creating master plans. We are experts at pairing people with places; known for process over style.

We are seeking a BIM Manager to join our team, supporting both our Austin and San Antonio offices. Studio8 has over 10 years of experience using Revit on a variety of project types. We are up to date on the best practices for BIM production and use BIM as our main instrument for collaboration.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about the tool and excited about training and empowering staff to be efficient and comfortable using BIM. Candidates should have the following credentials:

  • Previous experience leading a design team using BIM.
  • Positive attitude and a good team player.
  • Has ability and passion to learn new BIM tools and stay abreast with the latest technology.
  • Previous experience working on architecture and interior design projects.
  • Possesses understanding of levels of development for each discipline.
  • Experience in collaborating with other construction trades such as MEP and Structural and are able to manage and coordinate multiple models.
  • Knowledge of BIM 360 setup, management, and coordination. This includes setting up BIM 360 projects, publishing, and consuming models.
  • Knowledge with clash detection software (i.e. Navisworks, BIM360 Collaboration) is a plus.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Help improve, implement, and enforce current office BIM standards and workflows.
  • Maintain and build upon current template files, manage plugins, and create new Revit content (smart families, schedules, material assets, etc).
  • Train staff and create training material/documents for communicating updates and standards.
  • Keep up with new BIM practices by doing regular research and keep up with his/her professional development.
  • Participate and be able to lead BIM kick-off project meetings and create BIM Execution Plans.
  • Coordinate with IT team on new software releases.
  • Be experienced in the following software or platform:
    • BIM 360 – Design Collaboration and Document Management
    • Latest version of Revit
    • Revit Plugins- PyRevit, UNIFI, Enscape, Keynote Manger.
    • AutoCAD
    • Microsoft Excel
    • Knowledge in Dynamo is a plus
    • Other Autodesk and Adobe software is a plus

Our collaborative studio environment is ideal for driven, self-starters looking to expand their knowledge on all disciplines of design. Studio8 offers comprehensive benefits, a quality work environment and competitive salary commensurate with experience.

Studio8 is an Equal Opportunity Employer and the first company in the State of Texas to receive a JUST label from the International Living Future Institute, a program dedicated to helping organizations develop better employee engagement policies and community stewardship practices.

Qualified candidates may email resumes, portfolio and references to Lisa Cuddy at lcuddy@studio8architects.com. Please note which job advertisement you are responding to in the email.

Please visit our website to learn more about Studio8: http://studio8architects.com/