At JK Architecture Engineering, we believe that lifestyle and great design go hand-in-hand. With three offices in California (Auburn, Tahoe City and San Jose) and one office in Nevada (Reno), we are strategically grounded in locations that offer our team various levels of projects that challenge the intellect as well as provide opportunity to deliver innovative design and engineering solutions. If you decide to practice the art of Architecture or Engineering with JKAE, you will be joining an award-winning team while simultaneously enjoying the beautiful Sierra Nevada or Bay Area. We are community-oriented and family-focused. If you are looking to join a great firm, work with a staff that is energetic and motivated, and seek excellent benefits, JKAE is the place for you. We would be excited to review your qualifications if you feel you are a match for this position.
Immediate full-time positions are available for Senior Project Architects in any of our four offices. Candidates must be committed to design excellence, interested in the craft of architecture and building, and capable of producing a strong set of construction documents in Revit and/or AutoCAD. The ideal candidate should demonstrate leadership abilities as this position is intended as to progress into a Studio Director or Associate Principal role with market-sector leadership responsibilities.
Create and Manage design and construction documents in Revit and AutoCAD.
Assist in the design documentation process working collaboratively with the project team across offices.
Must have strong interpersonal skills and experience in coordinating with architectural team, clients, consultants, and contractors.
Bachelor's degree in Architecture, with 10 or more years of relevant architectural work experience.
Licensure in either California or Nevada; or proven progress of reciprocity within these states.
Learning Environments Market Sector candidates must have experience with and understanding of the Division of the State Architect's (DSA) office, their protocols and code standards. Must also have prior experience in California K-12 projects.
Residential Market Sector candidates must have prior experience in residential, multi-family, and high-altitude/snow country projects.
Recreation Market Sector candidates must have experience in either resort or recreational sector with commercial or institutional projects.
Design skills that will engage with our IMAGINE | DESIGN | CREATE studio approach.
Proficiency in Revit with minimum 5 years hands-on experience
Proficiency in Navisworks a plus.
Experience in contract administration.
Working knowledge of building codes and regulations.
Experience with Sustainable design. LEED AP a plus.
Strong technical aptitude, attention to detail, and organizational skills.
Effective written, graphic, and oral communication skills.
Ability to collaborate and oversee project team members and have FUN!
Founded in 1984, JK Architecture Engineering (JKAE) is a leading-edge architectural design firm offering expertise and sophistication within an intimate design studio atmosphere. We bring the experience and knowledge of over 35 years in the public and private sectors in a hands-on manner that is Personal, Energetic, Passionate, and Proven. We engage clients and projects where we know we can make a difference and deliver beyond expectations. Our success is enriched by our family of clients where we have demonstrated our Vision + Knowledge + Achievement of their goals.