Robert Young Architects is an award-winning multi-disciplinary architecture and interior design studio. RYA seeks a Senior Project Architect for a Lead Project Architect position. We are looking for a well-rounded professional with exceptional design ability and experience through all phases of design and construction, and a depth of experience with hospitality projects.
The ideal candidate should possess the following qualifications and skills:
Minimum 8 years of experience with at least 4 yrs as project lead of high-end hospitality projects
Bachelors or Masters Degree in Architecture from an accredited school of architecture
Architectural registration or registration track in the State of New York
Built work experience in New York and Hamptons areas a must
Highly developed skills in client communications, contract documentation, project scheduling, team leadership, building design, technical detailing, consultant coordination, construction administration
Thorough knowledge and experience with NYC and Hamptons codes, building departments, review boards, and other regulatory agencies
Track record of realized and/or published projects
Experience in resource planning, project management and project scheduling
Personable, with a hands-on approach
Proficiency with Autocad, SketchUp, Microsoft Office Suite, and Adobe Suite
Responsibilities as a Lead Project Architect include:
Manages High-end Residential / Hospitality projects at all phases
Manages production of all documents from schematic design through construction administration
Manages the construction administration
Ensures quality control and the successful realization of design intent
Manages milestones, budgets and schedules
Overall technical resource for the office
Provide leadership on technical issues and quality of detailing and construction documents
Advise, mentor and support office staff
We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience, medical and dental insurance.
Candidates whose qualifications do not match the above listed requirements will not be considered.
Please provide a brief cover letter, resume and work samples in ONE single PDF file and send to email@example.com with ‘Project Architect” in the subject line. Work samples should include production drawings as well as design work samples. Please keep PDF file to less than 3 MBs, no submissions over 3 MBs will be reviewed. Due to high volume of resumes, we cannot reply to every applicant. Please, no phone calls.