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PROJECT ARCHITECT / DESIGNER

Employer Name: 
DREAM Collaborative
Employment Category: 
Architect
Type of Employment: 
Full Time
Experience Level: 
5-9 years
Location: 
Boston

Job Description:

DREAM Collaborative offers the flexibility to work on design-oriented, mission-driven projects, as well as large, mixed-use commercial projects in the central business district. Our approach is collaborative and inclusive, and focused on improving social, cultural, and economic outcomes for clients and the community. DREAM has an immediate need for an energetic and inspired Project Architect / Designer.

The Project Architect / Designer will be responsible for producing compelling design concepts and working closely with firm principals to provide design leadership ensure design objectives and deliverables are met. The ideal candidate will be a strong conceptual designer who is passionate about bringing world-class design to commercial projects of various types, scales, and budgets. You must be enthusiastic about leading and mentoring design staff and contributing to a collaborative, team-oriented work environment. You should be extremely organized and detail-oriented, skilled in the latest industry design software, and possess excellent communication skills. As a small but growing firm, DREAM provides opportunities for organic career growth based on each employee’s talents and interests including participation in business development, management, and strategic planning.

Responsibilities:
• Translate the program, scope, and design vision into exceptional design concepts
• Provide design leadership to junior design staff
• Participate in client meetings, presentations, and community meetings as needed
• Self-managing and prioritizing tasks to accomplish project requirements while meeting the design budget

Qualifications:
• Master’s degree preferred and 7+ years of experience
• Current Massachusetts architectural registration
• Solid understanding of ADA, MAAB, FHA and other applicable Codes
• Construction administration experience and knowledge of construction methods
• Proficient in Revit Modeling, AutoCAD drafting skills, SketchUp, Adobe CC, and Microsoft Office Suite is required
• Excellent people skills and positive attitude
• Multifamily and large-scale mixed-use experience is required
• Master planning experience is a plus
• Chapter 149A experience / public work experience a plus
• Urban redevelopment experience a plus
• LEED Accreditation a plus

Contact Information: 

DREAM Collaborative 236 Huntington Avenue, Suite 303 Boston, MA 02115 info@dreamcollaborative.com http://dreamcollaborative.com/