Senior Managing Architect

American Property Development - Bellevue, WA3.2

Full-time$100,000 - $130,000 a year

We are adding a SENIOR MANAGING ARCHITECT to the team!

American Capital Group (ACG) is a Vertically Integrated, Full Service, privately owned Real Estate Company founded in 1986 that has developed and built 81+ properties with a value in excess of $2+ billion. The firm currently has 10 developments in various stages of planning and construction and has $725 million of assets under management. With extensive experience in investment across the risk spectrum and various multifamily property types, and a commitment to excellence, ACG is a leading private Real Estate Organization. American Property Development, a valued division of ACG, is responsible for acquiring parcels of raw land and developing them into multi-million dollar assets.

The candidate must have 7-10 years’ experience and a B.S. of Architecture. Must have experience in Multi-Family, Senior Housing or Hotel Industry. Knowledge of AutoCAD and MS Office is required. Proficiency with AutoCAD LDD and WaterCAD software is preferred.

Must be licensed in WA and/or CA. Must be willing to become licensed in other states. We will assist in obtaining, and pay for additional licenses.


We Offer Excellent Compensation Projects Including

  • Competitive base salary (DOE)
  • Benefits enrollment from day one of employment
  • Generous vacation/ sick leave and 10 holidays + two personal days
  • Current 10% match 401(k) plan
  • Open door policies, great family oriented environment!


  • Senior Managing Architect**
  • Exempt position
  • Based out of the corporate office Bellevue, WA.
  • Reports to Director of Development for American Property Development & Executive Team Members.
  • Manages and/or works with the In House Architectural Team, Jobsite Staff, Main Office Staff, Vendors, Engineers and Consultants.*
  • There is a possibility of travel to worksite locations.*


  • Produce Construction Documents of high quality using the ARCHICAD/BIM system. Explore additional capabilities of the system, identifying areas applicable to our current work.
  • Control access to original drawings and architectural files to assure easy access by authorized personnel.
  • Generate preliminary site plans from criteria provided by the Owner that respond to the topography, survey and legal description, and local jurisdiction development standards.
  • Review of grading and drainage plans for compliance with company established requirements and procedures.
  • Coordinate with outside consultants including but not limited to, local architects, building departments, fire department, engineers, and surveyors.
  • Produce and review scopes of work and request for proposals for consultants.
  • Monitor work performed by outside consultants to assure timely completion of all work performed.
  • Comply with all ADA requirements.
  • Perform quality control plan reviews.
  • Read and analyze all local and state zoning codes. Produce a summary memo on findings for Owner, Development Manager, and Supervisor.
  • Produce construction drawings in a timely manner and in accordance with project schedules.
  • Review all consultants’ drawings for accuracy prior to distribution to other companies and/or submission to permitting or approval authorities.
  • Promote teamwork with co-workers as well as outside consultants and entities to achieve timely completion of all work in accordance with Project schedules.
  • Visit project sites on a regular basis to observe the progress of construction and prepare reports of site visits including relevant photographs.
  • Support the construction process by timely response to RFI’s, review of submittals, processing approved change orders, and monthly draw requests.


  • To learn more about American Property Development visit our website at:


  • We are an equal opportunity employer. Candidates selected for hire must be able to pass a pre-employment/ post hire drug screen and background check.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $100,000.00 to $125,000.00 /year


  • Architecture: 10 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Bellevue, WA (Preferred)


  • Architectural (Required)