JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for managing/developing the facility design of specific assigned projects for Universal Creative's Studio under the direction of the Director of Concept Architecture. The Architectural Design is part of teams directing specific projects within the Creative Studio. The Creative Studio's scope of work extends from the early, original ideation phase through the Concept Design phase.
SCOPE: Review and develop drawings in partnership with Creative Studio design team to ensure that the creative design intent adheres to program, stakeholders needs, design intent as well as applicable codes, industry standards and Universal specifications. Review the work of outside contracted architects as needed. Coordinate with other Universal departments and accommodate their needs and requirements within the architectural program of all assigned projects. Support the development and implementation of a structured quality control and quality assurance program that supports the production and deployment of coordinated drawing packages.
EDUCATION: High school degree or GED are required. Bachelor's degree required in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or related field. Master's degree Preferred in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
EXPERIENCE: 7-10 years of relevant design, design management and construction/project management experience is required; 1-3 years of document production experience for the entertainment industry is required; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Hands-on experience working in the field and construction sites highly preferred.
Hand and computer drawing, and drafting skills required. Experience with CAD, Adobe Photoshop and PowerPoint required.