Technical Designer

Walter P Moore - Kansas City, MO (30+ days ago)4.4

With a portfolio of landmark structures worldwide and numerous honors as the preferred workplace for structural engineers and designers, Walter P Moore is a commercial design leader. We are at the forefront of building design technology, founded on our firm-wide commitment to BIM in 2005 and now including a full range of optimized structural design including parametric modeling. Our engineers and designers are in leadership roles in shaping building codes, seismic and wind design codes, and concrete, steel, and innovative structural material standards throughout the industry.

We are seeking to hire a qualified Technical Designer with experience in design of large commercial structures.

In this role as a Technical Designer, you will work closely with the structural engineering team. Job tasks will include rationalizing geometry for appropriate structural schemes, rapidly developing structural BIMs, annotating plan and details, and assisting with writing narratives. Position requires impeccable written and spoken communication skills with frequent interactions with clients, architects, contractors, and owners. Our projects range vastly in scale, detail, and complexity, and this position requires being able to work on multiple projects at a time with engineers and modelers from multiple geographic locations.

Qualified candidates should also possess a high energy level and be a self-motivated professional who can work within a strong team environment, serving clients on major projects throughout the United States and internationally. Technical specialization, proactivity and aggressiveness when meeting client and project needs, are pluses.

4-7 years’ experience in relevant commercial building design as an architectural or structural designer or engineer;
Demonstrated career growth that includes experience working on design teams for a variety of building types
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture or Civil Engineering with emphasis in Structural
Extensive knowledge and experience in use of Rhinoceros, AutoCAD and Revit, including parametric modeling and visual programming experience;
Experience using Tekla is ideal and preferred but not required; and
Candidates must be proactive, have strong organizational skill, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and be client-service oriented

In addition to the above, the qualified candidate will have relevant experience working on design of a variety of structures, including office buildings, commercial, sports, aviation, healthcare, education, and cultural buildings with construction costs of $25 million and up.

Walter P Moore is an equal opportunity employer and provides all of its employees with a competitive compensation and benefits package.