Architectural Designer - Senior Level in Bellevue, WA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Jacobs   •  

Bellevue, WA 98004

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 31 days ago

The Architectural Designer is responsible for the coordination, development, and production of deliverables in support of overall scope of Architecture-Engineering projects under the guidance of more senior technical staff.

The Architectural Designer will take ownership of the completeness, accuracy and timeliness of the work assigned to you. Individuals in this position must demonstrate the ability to progress from basic design work assignments to more complicated and involved projects working in conjunction with a technical team.


• Work in a fast-paced environment and work under tight deadlines, while maintaining high quality standards

• Prepare 2D and 3D architectural design drawings in all phases

• Prepare inspection and design reports and presentation materials

• Performs construction administration and field investigation tasks for assigned projects including document management and processing RFI's and Change Orders

• Support PM, senior designer and/or senior engineer in the on-going determination of project scheduling requirements, manpower requirements, and project budgets

• Participate in internal and external meetings and document discussions

• Gather information, interview stakeholders, makes studies, performs calculations, and prepare original rough layouts and sketches as required

• Perform routine tasks under general supervision using well-defined standards, procedures and codes

• Coordinate design with other architects and engineering disciplines

• Perform product research; assist project designers and project architects with materials selection and system research

• Design new or existing building components and systems to develop or improve them



• U.S. Citizenship is required

• Candidates must be fluent in written and spoken English required

• BA/BS in Architecture is required

• 10+ years' Architectural design experience is required

• Candidates must be a registered Architect or on track for attaining a license

• Ability to communicate thoughts and technical ideas in an accessible way, both in person and in writing is required

• Basic knowledge of architectural building systems is required

• Basic knowledge of sustainability, integrated design and LEED guidelines is required

• Self-motivated personality with the ability to work collaboratively and independently as appropriate in studio environment is required

• Ability to work in a multi-discipline team environment is required

• Ability to effectively meet deadlines is required

• Overseas travel may be required

• Proficiency in REVIT and AutoCAD is required

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Word, PowerPoint and Excel program is required

• Basic understanding of IBC and Accessibility Codes is required

• Proficiency in graphic software such as SketchUp, Bluebeam, Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign is preferred

• Proficiency in 3D Modeling software such as 3D Studio Max and Rhino is preferred.

Valid Through: 2019-11-13