Architectural Designer, Gigafactory Construction

Tesla - Sparks, NV3.6

Full-timeEstimated: $66,000 - $94,000 a year
Gigafactory Engineering is looking for an innovative Architectural Designer to join our Gigafactory Design team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in design and construction with the ability to work well with multiple teams in design, engineering, construction, and manufacturing.

  • Produce documents to a level of detail for contractor fabrication.
  • Participate in all project phases, including conceptual designs, presentations, schematic design, design development, construction documents and production.
  • Collaborate with design team, consultants, contractors, fabricators, regulatory agencies and other vendors to meet overall project objectives.
  • Produce graphic presentations, 3D renderings, and construction drawings.
  • Assist with the review of RFI’s and Submittals during the construction administration portion of the project.
  • Help develop REVIT families, standard details, and manage BIM files.
  • Perform design option analysis for cost efficiency, constructability, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree in interior design or architecture.
  • NCARB Record – highly encouraged.
  • Min. of 5 years of related project experience.
  • Proficiency in 2D/3D software, such as Auto CAD, Revit, 3d Studio MAX, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and/or SketchUp.
  • Knowledge of relevant building codes and accessibility requirements.
  • Understanding of construction assemblies, how they are fabricated and installed.
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