Senior Architect

SRA Architecture + Engineering SRA Architecture + Engineering Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Thu, Jul 24 '14Posted on:

A growing boutique design/build architecture firm in Soho/Tribeca area is seeking a proactive and highly organized architect with exceptional technical and managerial skills. Approximately 10 years of experience is required. Potential candidates must be familiar with NYC building code and zoning regulations, and have demonstrable knowledge of the government agency filing process in NYC. Successful candidates will be responsible for managing a wide range of projects, from zoning studies to close out, and will work directly with the office director and principals. While design sense is important, the right candidate will have a background rich with technical knowledge and experience.  Significant production experience is required.


  • Project Architect and Manager on a wide variety of projects including new buildings

  • Manage production of documentation for all phases (Concept through CA)

  • Establish design criteria and track project compliance with zoning and building codes

  • Manage and mentor junior staff, particularly relative to the technical aspects of the work

  • Review and approve shop drawings, RFIs and other submittals

  • Review construction details and specifications, and write specifications

  • Draft communications to city agencies on various subjects such as zoning, code, landmarks, and other substantive issues


  • Approximately 10 year’s post-grad experience, with at least  8 years experience working on NYC based projects

  • Experience as lead Project Manager on several projects, particularly large scale commercial and residential

  • NYC project experience - minimum of eight  years

  • Highly proficient with AutoCAD and Revit - significant production experience required.

  • Minimum of five years managing staff

  • Technical expertise more important than design

Benefits: Health care; paid time off on accrual basis

If you believe yourself to be a qualified candidate, please submit your resume and work samples. Salary commensurate with experience.

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