Project Manager / Project Architect

Obra Architects Obra Architects Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Fri, May 11 '18Posted on:

OBRA Architects is seeking a professional committed to architectural quality able to take on key responsibilities within a growing practice and an intense office environment. 

We are evolving and expanding our team and are seeking to develop and improve methods of optimizing teamwork and workflows with careful consideration of the total architectural project from conception thru to execution.

Understanding of international building code and construction standards and minimum 5 years experience in project management in a professional capacity are required. Applicant must have a proven track-record of directing projects from conceptual design through construction administration. 

The candidate should also be able to move fluently between design and construction phases and handle multiple projects of various size and complexity. We are seeking someone who will be able to effectively lead and manage several projects, both internally and externally, coordinating staff, the broader A/E team, and the client, to take on a management role and become an integral part of the firm.


  • Bachelors or Masters degree in architecture, engineering, or design
  • Experience in detail and design development, construction documents
  • Experience working with a variety of building typology, materials & methods and construction delivery systems
  • Experience in project scheduling, building design, technical detailing, consultant coordination, construction administration
  • Self-motivation, self-discipline and ability to collaborate and be pro-active in a fast-paced collaborative studio environment
  • Excellent digital and physical design and visualization skills
  • Strong writing and verbal communications skills; within the office, to clients, consultants and contractors.
  • Strong detailing abilities and experience with construction, please include specific details of such experience in your submitted materials.

REVIT knowledge, licensure, international experience, and foreign languages all are +++++.

This is a full-time salaried position with benefits. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Please email a letter of interest and resume, along with work samples (under 10MB in size total) to: work (at) 

VERY IMPORTANT: If you wish to be considered for this position, please include “PROJECT MANAGER OBRA” in the subject heading of your email. No telephone calls please.

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