Nelson is currently seeking a Senior Technical Designer in our Philadelphia location to assist in the overall efforts for the successful completion of the design, documentation and construction of diverse, fast-pace projects. The Senior Technical Designer will lead a team in the technical execution of interior design projects and perform complex design and construction documentation projects on the Asset/Repositioning team.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Lead team in the preparation of construction documentation.
Partner with the Project Manager in the overall delivery of the goals of the project.
Lead or participate in design charrettes and project team meetings.
Participate in interviews and recruiting of professional staff as requested.
In conjunction with the Studio Leaders, mentor and direct the design work of Teammates and participate in Teammate performance evaluations.
Foster a commitment to external and internal client service.
Develop and maintain positive relationships with consultants, contractors and jurisdictional/approval agencies.
Contribute as a Team Leader, on an as needed basis as it relates to individual performance & development within the project team.
Participate with the project team to understand/establish project goals and objectives including workplan, schedule, budget parameters.
Assist in developing project work plans in Deltek Vision for large scale and/or complex projects.
Develop innovative design solutions which are practical, aesthetic, safe and conducive to intended purposes and function which is reflective of client goals and within project budget.
Responsible for selection and specification of materials and architectural building systems.
Lead effort related to development of design concept.
Render conceptual design ideas and prepares 2D and 3D presentation/design drawings.
Prepare and conduct client presentations.
Lead the overall project technical development for large scale and/or complex projects.
Responsible for communication with other disciplines, vendors, and contractors to ensure incorporation of all information into project requirements and provides support as necessary.
Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, registration is a plus
10+ years of experience working in the field of Architecture
Revit proficiency is a plus
Must be deadline-oriented and strong attention to detail
Interiors, mixed-use, commercial experience in the production of challenging technical drawings.
Internal Number: SENIO01190
NELSON is a global brand experience firm delivering architecture, interior design, graphic design, branding and consulting services, where people work, shop, dine, play, stay, live and heal. We provide our clients with strategic and creative solutions, grounded in meaningful insights, that positively impact their environments. Our integrated service delivery network includes nearly 1,100 Teammates in more than 25 locations, combining collective talent, industry experience, service expertise and geographic reach to deliver projects across the country and around the world.
NELSON is ranked in the top 10 of Interior Design Magazine’s “100 Design Giants” list. NELSON is also ranked in the top 3 firms specializing in workplace interior design. For more information, visit www.NELSONworldwide.com. And, NELSON Chicago was awarded Interior Design Firm of the Year by the 2017 Chicago Commercial Real Estate Awards.