Senior Technical Architect

Pfeiffer, a Studio of Perkins Eastman Pfeiffer, a Studio of Perkins Eastman Employer:
Los Angeles, CA, USLocation:
Wed, Aug 11 '21Posted on:

Pfeiffer, a Perkins Eastman Studio is currently seeking a senior architect to support our continued growth. As a distinct studio within Perkins Eastman, we are a design-focused practice of architects, interior designers, and planners. We work nationally and internationally with an emphasis on cultural and arts facilities, libraries, and educational buildings, as well as renovation/preservation and adaptive reuse projects for public and private clients.

The Senior Technical Architect will develop and follow through on projects from pre-design through construction administration phases. The candidate should have both strong technical and design capabilities and the ability to collaborate with senior staff openly and effectively and to direct/mentor intermediate and junior staff.

Candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • 15 or more years of relevant experience
  • Registered architect, LEED AP preferred, DBIA desirable
  • Familiarity with both owner/architect and architect/consultant forms of agreement; design/build experience desirable
  • Clear understanding of risk mitigation through technical acumen and effective construction phase management
  • Thorough understanding of project delivery processes, including design/build
  • Proficiency with BIM360, Revit, AutoCAD and other applicable software applications
  • Ability to work effectively with Principals and project design leaders in a collaborative environment
  • Ability to effectively represent the firm to its clients and the community
  • An effective communicator, experienced in making presentations to clients and public agencies

 Position responsibilities:

  • Leading the detailing and documentation process from concepts through CA for multi-phased, complex performing arts, library, and education and historic renovation projects
  • Documenting new construction, as well as renovations and additions
  • Preparing building construction drawings and details that are aligned with construction budgets
  • Editing and coordinating specifications
  • Researching and the innovative application of materials and building systems
  • Serving as a technical resource to developing architects for details, consultant communication and constructability

Please send your resume to: with ‘Senior Technical Architect’ in the subject line.

Candidates with legal U.S. work status only. Pfeiffer, a Perkins Eastman Studio is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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