MRA is seeking a Senior Landscape Architect/ or Architect with 8+ years of experience to add to our growing mixed use, institutional or civic team. This position offers the opportunity to grow into a Senior Technical Lead or Senior Design Lead position. We are looking for self-motivated professionals focused on site design, construction documentation and construction administration.
Work directly with principals to generate design solutions and manage project teams to execute the design from conceptual phase to construction administration phase;
Manage project budgets, schedule and staff to a profitable result;
Provide knowledge and judgment to complete assignments consisting of multiple-steps that vary in nature and sequence; and
Maintain client relationships at the project level and across multiple client assignments.
Professional experience in a design office (8+ years);
Team player, thought leader, passionate and self-motivated;
Solid sense of design and detailing; extensive experience in design and construction documentation;
Proof of designing and overseeing construction of a minimum of six high-quality built projects;
Excellent graphic (computer and/or hand), verbal, and written communication skills;
Experience in the development of fees and scopes of services;
Ability to effectively manage clients and sub-consultants; and
Production experience with AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office
Additional Skills Desired:
LEED accredited professionals; and
Proficiency with hand drawing, REVIT, and Rhino
Education: Accredited degree in landscape architecture, architecture or engineering related field
Professional Registration: PLA, AIA or comparable License
About Mahan Rykiel Associates
Mahan Rykiel is an internationally recognized landscape architecture, planning and urban design firm with a staff of over thirty five (35) professionals. We have a team that delivers high quality, high value solutions to our clients. Our practice is diverse; projects span a broad range of markets, scales and types with a portfolio that includes institutional and academic work, housing, retail, hospitality, parks, urban planning and transportation. Our philosophy is grounded in a human centered approach to design, emphasizing the connection between people and our environment. MRA offers excellent benefits and a creative working environment in an historic setting.