Architectural Designer

Gensler - Charlotte, NC3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $61,000 - $82,000 a year
Your Role

As a Gensler architectural Architectural Designer , you will create and develop overall design concepts, formulate design presentation strategies, and provide creative process leadership to multiple design teams through all phases of projects. You are a natural leader who enjoys guiding our clients, presenting complex design concepts, and working with senior leaders on business development. You will be successful because you have exceptional design skills, a proven track record of leading architectural projects, and enjoy mentoring and developing architectural design teams.

What You Will Do

Design and plan complex architectural projects of varying types within the Lifestyle/COB sector.
Manage multiple aspects of client, project coordination, and general contractors including full documentation coordination with structural, MEP, lighting, AV, landscape and civil consultants
Manage client relationships and team communication
Resolve complex technical and design issues
Maintain the project manual and specifications
Conduct on-site observations and document site reviews
Process submittals, RFIs, substitution requests, etc. during construction
Interface with building and permitting officials during the permitting and construction phases of the project
Your Qualifications

Advanced degree in Architecture or Design preferred, with a rigorous design education
10-15 years of relevant architecture and design experience, with a strong background designing multiple building typologies of varying scale
Proficiency in Revit, Rhino, Grasshopper, and 3ds Max
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Outstanding graphic presentation skills
Ability to develop collaborative relationships across the firm, with clients, and with other key constituents
Proven ability to lead and direct design teams and projects
Conceptual designer and thinker
For consideration, please submit resume and portfolio in PDF format.

Life at Gensler

At Gensler, we are as committed to enjoying life as we are to delivering best-in-class design. From curated art exhibits to internal design competitions to “Well-being Week,” our offices reflect our people’s diverse interests.

We encourage every person at Gensler to lead a healthy and balanced life. Our comprehensive benefits include medical, dental, vision, disability, wellness programs, flex spending, paid holidays, and paid time off. We also offer a 401k, profit sharing, employee stock ownership, and twice annual bonus opportunities.

As part of the firm’s commitment to licensure and professional development, Gensler offers reimbursement for certain professional licenses and associated renewals and exam fees. In addition, we reimburse tuition for certain eligible programs or classes. We view our professional development programs as strategic investments in our future.

Gensler is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participant in the U.S. Federal E-Verify program. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.