Senior Project Architect

Location: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Added on: 5 Aug 2023, Job offer expires on: 30 Nov 2023

WRT is seeking a Senior Project Architect with 15-20 years’ experience to join the team in the Philadelphia office.  Our work focuses on a variety of architectural, planning, and urban design project types for multi-family residential, mixed-use, and educational clients.

Pay Range: $92K-115K

Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating across disciplines on design solutions for Housing and Education projects.
  • Fostering and maintaining a collaborative professional working relationship with teams.
  • Utilizing computer – assisted design software and equipment to prepare project designs and plans.
  • Working with Project Managers and directing architectural designers to produce architectural drawings sets.
  • Assisting in Promotion / Marketing activities.
  • Participating in bidding and value engineering efforts.
  • Perform / supervise code analyses and reviews.
  • Perform / supervise quality control and assurance reviews on projects.
  • Supervise construction administration of implementation projects.
  • Mentor and direct the work of less experienced staff.
  • Holding multiple roles in all phases of design and documentation simultaneously.
  • Periodic travel to clients and sites should be anticipated.
  • Regular attendance, physically reporting to the office 3 days/week

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture
  • Professional licensure is required
  • LEED AP / Passive House or other Sustainability certification is preferred
  • 15-20 years of related experience
  • Project Management experience is preferred
  • Experience in project pursuit including success in winning RFP’s /RFQ’s
  • Drive for professional growth and development into a well-rounded team leader
  • Strong design and problem solving skills
  • Passion for design and building craft
  • Excellent graphic, written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player mentality with a desire to mentor and be mentored
  • Proficiency with Revit (plus Dynamo), SketchUp, Rhino, Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator), and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)

Who We Are:

As an interdisciplinary team of planners, designers, and strategists, WRT works across scales to create transformative and lasting impacts in social equity, climate resilience, and learning environments. Our clients value our collaborative approach, leadership, and ability to design meaningful solutions that are responsive to their challenges, values, and aspirations. Founded in 1963, WRT was formed on the environmental ethos of designing with nature. In the 60 years since, WRT has grown into an award-winning planning and design firm, with offices in Philadelphia and San Francisco, culminating in being named the AIA PA Firm of the Year in 2022.

Qualified candidates looking to apply for this position should use the following link:  Please submit your cover letter, resume, and work samples.

WRT is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.  We strongly value diversity and an inclusive workplace.

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