At MV+A, we are passionate about sharing ideas and creating a striking, contextual, and impactful built environment. We have a deep expertise in working with developers, local jurisdictions, communities, anchor retail tenants and other project stakeholders in creating mixed-use buildings that successfully contribute to the community fabric and successfully enhance social engagement.
MV+A is a diverse group of architects, designers and planners, bringing our collective experience to develop meaningful solutions to our clients. We are actively searching for an experienced Senior Architectural Designer/Planner to join our team. As a Senior Architectural Designer/Planner, you will be a key member in the design and development of our retail and mixed-use building projects. You will work closely with the Project Manager and consultant design team to take projects from the concept design phase through construction. Your initiative, technical abilities, and collaborative attitude will be integral in the successful delivery of some of the firm’s most important projects.
Prepare urban design and planning studies for mixed-use environments
Manage specific aspects of a design project, including coordination with design and engineering consultants, and coordination and communication with internal team members as well as clients
Prepare presentation materials in two and three dimensional format as well as virtual reality platforms
Resolve complex aesthetic and technical challenges to produce efficient, constructible solutions
Prepare construction documents, including schematic design and design development
Assist with construction administration, managing RFI and submittal reviews
Actively participate in client and design team meetings
Provide leasing assistance through preparation of tenant layout studies and BOMA analysis for office, mixed-use, and retail projects
Master’s Degree in Urban Planning or Architecture
Two years’ experience as an Architectural Designer or in a related field
Experience must include:
Modeling programs such as Revit, Sketchup
Rendering programs such as Lumion, Enscape
Photoshop, InDesign software
Benefits include a highly competitive salary, and comprehensive benefits package, and diverse, creative, and energetic team environment.
About MV+A Architects
MV+A is an established, award-winning architecture and planning firm located in the heart of Washington DC. Our work consists of the planning and design of mixed-use, retail, commercial, and residential projects within the mid-Atlantic region and beyond. Examples of our work and services provided can be found at www.mva-arch.com.