RD Jones & Associates, Inc. – Baltimore or Chevy Chase Office
Do you love to be challenged working on radically creative, unique, and detailed interior projects?? RD Jones & Associates is an award-winning full service design firm specializing in interior design, interior architecture, and FF&E procurement. Our areas of expertise include new construction, renovations, repositioning, and adaptive reuse for hotels, resorts, multifamily, condominiums, senior living, and restaurants. Check out our innovative projects at www.rdjones.com!
RD Jones & Associates desires to grow their incredible staff by adding a highly engaged Senior Project Architect who will work closely with the principals, project managers, and interior designers to assist in developing some of the most exciting multi-family and hospitality projects happening in the industry.
The Senior Architect has the ability to impact the design quality for the project(s). The architectural team will work directly with the creative director to conceptualize the project as a whole, set the initial design direction and make critical aesthetic decisions throughout the project. The Senior Architect will be responsible for leading the development of the technical design and preparation of architectural design and construction documents including drawings and specifications. This includes integrating input from the client, principals & project managers to ensure the success of the project.
High level of creative and technical talents
Possesses excellent interpersonal, verbal, written, and graphic communication skills. Must be able to express strategic concepts analytically and graphically
Excellent organization and time management skills
Ability to maintain a high level of detail while working on multiple projects
Problem solving skills and ability to resolve conflicts internally and externally
Strong design leadership skills with the ability to motivate and supervise others
Applicant must demonstrate computer skills, including proficiency with Revit, Sketch Up, Adobe Suite, and Microsoft Programs on a PC platform.
Proficient with other data management software such as Excel and Project a plus.
Excellent knowledge of building codes and the ADA requirements
Space planning and hand-sketching skills and excellent presentation skills
Conceptual design and interior architecture through 3-D massing conceptualization and space planning and the ability to format a presentation that clearly communicates the design
Responsible for assisting with the creation of the design narrative and design graphics for concept presentation materials
Works in tandem with Project Manager to space plan and design the interior architectural envelope, preparing project production design and drawings using computer assisted design software
Reviews and understands with proficiency detailed construction documents including floor plans, elevations and sections, electrical details, finish schedules, furniture floor plans, FF&E specifications, finish boards, materials and finishes to determine compliance in quality, design, and codes
Understands the components of construction drawings and specifications from AOR and other consultants and reviews documentation to ensure that elements are coordinated within RD Jones & Associates documents, as necessary.
Responsible for internal presentation of project design materials to senior leadership
Assists in quality control reviews for projects to confirm documents are meeting RD Jones & Associates, client, and operator’s standards
Closely coordinates with project team, and provides documentation to them, as necessary, to alert them of elements needing their coordination and/or documentation
Prepares task lists and internal project schedules, prioritize and concurrently service multiple projects
Bachelor’s degree from a 4-year Architectural program or equivalent required
Minimum 5 years’ experience in hospitality, multi-family design or senior living
Excellent communication skills and ability to demonstrate leadership experience
Applicant must present design portfolio that demonstrates applicable work experience. Please submit digital portfolio and resume for consideration.
About RD Jones + Associates
RD Jones & Associates is an award-winning full service design firm specializing in interior design, interior architecture, and FF&E procurement. Our areas of expertise include new construction, renovations, repositioning, and adaptive reuse for hotels, resorts, multifamily, condominiums, senior living, and restaurants. Check out our innovative projects at www.rdjones.com!