Senior Designer, Technical Specialist

New York, United States
Design – Design
Permanent Full Time
Who We Are

Unispace is a global architecture, planning and design firm with integrated project delivery capabilities. We seamlessly unite strategy, design, delivery and project management to ensure an exceptional client experience. Our culture is open, collaborative, and built on talent and experience that spans the globe. We enable our teams to provide diverse, fresh perspectives and to be courageous in challenging conventions of the way we work, live and learn. 

Your Role 
As a Technical Designer, it’s your job to lead a team of architects and designers to deliver unparalleled architectural projects. Leverage your industry experience and technical acumen to drive client projects from concept through build. 

What You Will Do
Manage client, team and project coordination, including full documentation coordination with structural, MEP, lighting, AV, civil consultants etc.
Lead communication between project team, clients, vendors, contractors, consultants, and building and permitting officials
Provide technical guidance and innovative solutions to resolve complex technical and design challenges
Maintain project manual and specifications
Conduct and document site visits, process submittals, substitution requests, and RFI’s during construction
Provide QA/QC for all projects.
Mentor staffs

Your Qualifications
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture
12 + years of experience in a commercial design firm; focusing on base building and interior architecture
Licensed or registered architect
Experience with Revit,, Bluebeam Revu, SketchUp, 3dMax, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator), and MS Office
Working knowledge of building codes, standards, building construction, and building structures
LEED accreditation preferred
Oversee job captain(s) and other technical team members
Direct 2-3 small project teams
Collaborate with project designers to refine and develop buildable solutions
Develop and coordinate technical documents, including Construction Documents
Excels in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
What We Will Offer

You’ll gain exposure to the design and construction industry in an agile and collaborative global firm. This is a great opportunity to work within a friendly, design-oriented, and creative culture while growing your career.

Sound like you? Don’t wait, send us your resume and portfolio !