The Senior Project Designer will be:

Responsible for defining project design requirements:

Understand what the client needs and is asking for (goals and aspirations)
Define project design requirements and goals in written form
Responsible to develop, document, and share the Architectural Program with the team

Responsible to set design vision:

Understand and communicate design image/goals
Establish and maintain design quality standards
Sets design direction and shares with the team
Responsible for graphically documenting design intent

Responsible to meet design budget:

Develop design work plan for design team, and monitor design and presentation efforts to meet allocated JCJ hours/budget in project plan
Responsible to monitor and ensure that the design conforms to the established Client’s construction budget and project financial parameters

Responsible for completing design within the project schedule:

Provide design milestones for incorporation into overall project schedule

Responsible to lead and direct design team:

Responsible for documenting and communicating project design to team
Monitors design elements through design and documentation phases to ensure design quality is maintained
Empowers team members to develop design
Encourages expertise through mentoring
Report weekly progress to Project Manager
Identify submittals for design review during CA,
Responsible to approve elements that diverge from contract documents during CA
Provides project closeout graphic materials – rendered plans and elevations/models, and inputs final design information into Project Journal at project conclusion.

Experience:

  • 10+ years background in with an architectural practice
  • Licensed Architect
  • Strong Hospitality experience in master planning, building design, space planning, conceiving and articulating Architecture
  • Experience mentoring team members.

Education and Experience:

Bachelors Degree in Architecture, or construction related field preferred.
10+ years’ experience in project Design

To apply: email your resume and portfolio to HR@JCJ.com, subject line: San Diego Sr. Project Designer

JCJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are dedicated to diversity.