Competitive compensation based on experience.
Full benefits package offered to full time employees.
4 Year Degree
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.
An immediate full-time position is open for a Managing Principal and Market Sector leadership role with a primary focus on our LIVE and PLAY sectors. Candidates must possess strong leadership skills and the ability to lead a team. This position is responsible for directing functions of our Tahoe City office operations, maintaining regular interaction with senior representatives of current and prospective clients, overseeing all client relations, providing strategic leadership, meeting financial goals, project performance and team performance, and overall client satisfaction. The Managing Principal will ultimately be responsible for the delivery of services, development of culture and execution of processes within the Tahoe City office.
Lead, guide, mentor and participate in the professional development of staff.
Monitoring and advising on all issues related to quality control, office standards, scheduling workflow and overseeing project managers and staff.
Provide creative direction to design teams.
Build, nurture and grow client relationships.
Participate in business development and marketing efforts.
Assist in the design documentation process working directly with Project Managers and other designers.
Must have strong interpersonal skills and experience in coordinating with architectural team, clients, consultants, and contractors.
Bachelor's degree and licensure in Architecture, with 10-15 or more years of relevant architectural work experience
High altitude architectural design experience through all design phases preferred with an understanding and knowledge of the materials and detailing.
Resort, hospitality, and recreational project experience a plus.
Superior leadership skills with the ability to self-manage
Design skills that will engage with our IMAGINE | DESIGN | BUILD studio approach.
Working knowledge of building codes and regulations, including ADA and Title 24 a plus.
Experience with Sustainable design. LEED AP a plus.
Strong technical aptitude, attention to detail, and organizational skills.
Effective written, graphic, and oral communication skills.
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.