July 10, 2023

Project Architect

Neumann/Smith Architecture
Southfield, Michigan
Experience: 5+ years

Neumann/Smith is comprised of complex problem solvers driven by pushing boundaries. Since 1968, we have continued to build on our legacy by providing human-centric architecture, planning, and interior design for every market sector. We value every project and take inspiration from these different market sectors, making sure our team is never bored – and our clients aren’t either. We value creativity in all its forms. At Neumann/Smith we combine design and technical in one studio: challenging our team to challenge each other, leveraging and learning from each other’s expertise. When we grow as individuals, we grow as a firm.

We are currently seeking a Project Architect to join our team in the Southfield studio. The ideal candidate has strong interpersonal skills as well as an understanding of building codes and ADA requirements. You will support projects in the development of concepts, which are incorporated into a final product in conjunction with the work of other architects and technicians.

Who you are:
· Project Architect with a minimum of 5 years of experience
· A team player with the ability to develop, coordinate, and review construction documentation for complex design solutions
· Effective communicator who speaks confidently and articulates well
· Focused individual who works well under deadline pressure

What you will do:
· Develop technical construction documents in Revit and CAD,
· Coordinate with consultants as necessary
· Responsible for specific technical aspects of an assigned large complex projects or technical specialty, including investigation, evaluation and recommendation of solutions that best meets the client’s needs
· Provide professional architectural consultation in the planning and coordination of large complex projects
· Assist with project specifications by providing relevant and required product, equipment information and compiling and analyzing data
· Independently apply advanced architectural concepts and systems
· Carries out complex or novel assignments requiring the development of new or improved techniques and procedures
· May provide technical guidance to less experienced architects/architectural staff
· Writes and reviews completed reports, plans, and calculations
· Contribute to our culture of equality, creativity, and innovation; think outside the box

Your Education + Skills
· Bachelor’s degree in architecture or equivalent degree is preferred
· 5+ years of architectural experience
· 5 years minimum experience in Revit developing models and technical details
· Previous commercial, higher education, retail, wood construction, etc. experience
· Advanced REVIT skillset

What We Offer:
· A diverse project portfolio including higher education, workplace, community, retail, mixed-use, multi-family housing, adaptive reuse, master planning, and hospitality
· A creative, collaborative, studio workplace where no day is the same
· An open studio environment where team members of all tenure and expertise learn from one another
· Personal growth opportunities such as company-wide mentoring programs, CEU events, and volunteering opportunities
· Full benefits, PTO, and personal time
· Flexible work policy

Neumann/Smith is committed to inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our business. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and will evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, marital status, medical condition as defined by state law (genetic characteristics or cancer), physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Job Type: Full-time

* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Parental leave
* Professional development assistance
* Vision insurance

* Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:
* Southfield, MI 48034: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person