Senior Architect

Senior Architect

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    Architecture & Design

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    over 2 years ago

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Our client are a leading Architecture and Engineering company who have completed many building and infrastructure projects in the Middle East and Africa. They are looking for a Senior Architect to join their team in the Riyadh office.

Reporting directly into the Chief Architect you will be responsible for:

  • Development of architectural designs for a variety of building types, including residential, commercial, corporate and mixed use developments, from initial concept and preliminary design to final design and tender documentation level
  • Demonstrate proficiency in time management and constantly seek to streamline processes and procedures in order to increase quality and efficiency and manage the quality and timeliness of service delivery

Core Competencies

  • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of the building design process, including in-depth knowledge of architectural construction materials and their application as well as knowledge of construction detailing and the preparation of design documentation, including schedules and specifications
  • Experience in a leadership role to provide direction and guidance to intermediate and junior architects
  • Understanding of the engineering requirements of projects and the coordination of these into the architectural design
  • Conversant with international codes and standards for building design and be familiar with quality assurance/quality control procedures applicable to a design
  • Work well in a collaborative team environment. Self-motivation, a flexible approach and the ability to work within a multi-cultural environment
  • Be proactive, use initiative and have the ability to work autonomously, whilst maintaining communication with the team and keeping them updated on progress

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture
  • Minimum of 10 years’ relevant experience including Middle East
  • Highly proficient in software such as AutoCAD, Sketchup, Revit and Adobe creative suite
  • Experience with 3D Max and Rhino, would be beneficial
  • Excellent design, technical and presentation skills
  • Fluent in English