Project Architect - Austin

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BOKA Powell
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BOKA Powell is a dynamic, and award-winning design firm with offices in Austin, Dallas and Fort Worth. Our project types include mixed-use development, urban housing, higher education, corporate office shell and interiors and hospitality design. Our project teams foster rewarding collaboration, professional development, and outstanding design solutions. We offer a supportive, professional work environment, with growth potential at all levels, and excellent benefits. Please submit resumes to EOE

At BOKA Powell, the Project Architect shares the design and production leadership role with a Project Manager and Project Designer with the primary responsibility to implement the design intent of the project into a comprehensive set of construction documents. The Project Architect is involved early in the design process through construction administration as the primary technical expert for the team.


  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in producing construction documents for large scale commercial projects.
  • Texas licensure required.
  • Bachelor’s or Masters’ degree in architecture.
  • Demonstrated work experience on high-rise and high-density multi-family, office and/or hospitality projects ($50 to $80 million construction cost and greater).


  • Strong design sensibility and willingness to contribute to a collaborative design process
  • Proficiency in Revit to the level of being able to draw/produce documents.
  • Excellent understanding of how major building envelope systems are constructed
  • Thorough understanding of codes and life safety.
  • Ability to lead team to produce projects efficiently and profitably.
  • Thorough understanding of the project delivery process.
  • Problem solving ability.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Project management experience is beneficial.


  • Project technical leader.
  • Manage team to produce contract/construction documents.
  • Assist in developing design during early design phases.
  • Manage and coordinate consultants work.
  • Develop cartoon sets and establish direction for construction documents.
  • Detailing
  • Prepare code review summary and implement into projects.
  • Correspondence with authorities having jurisdiction during design to confirm code compliance.
  • Maintain and build relationships with clients.