Req Id 14881 - Posted 01/26/2018
- West - OK-Oakland - Full-Time
- Architectural Services - United States
Transportation Infrastructure and Facilities - that's our focus.
From infrastructure and facility design to computer simulation and
economic impact analysis to finding alternative financing solutions
for transportation projects - we do it. Our transportation
specialists, located in offices across the nation, are unparalleled
in the knowledge of the movement of freight and people, and
unmatched in technical and managerial services. We provide
full-scale professional services to both public and private sector
transportation clients. Plans, designs and directs components of
federal government projects; freight railroad; passenger rail and
transit; states and municipalities; airports and air carriers;
manufacturers and distributors; ports and maritime; trucking and
automotive; and energy and communication.
TranSystems has an immediate
need for a talented, client focused, detail
oriented and business aware, senior architect to join the
team and be dedicated to our Federal practice. Our Federal practice
serves NAVFAC, COE, AF, USCG, NOAA and others. Our delivery is
either through traditional design-bid-build, or design-build
methods. Our work is based wherever the federal government needs
our assistance, including Guam, Japan, and all points in the US, so
travel will be an occasional requirement of this position.
This person will be dedicated to client relationship
development, however in this fast-paced world of federal
design-build projects, this person also needs to be able to take a
very active leadership role with respect to project development and
delivery. This person should have excellent organizational skills
as well as familiar with detailing, construction materials and
systems, and drawing set organization.
The corporate title of this position will be Vice President
(Architect 4 or 5) and will report to the Regional Sales
Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture
Registered Professional Architect in the state of California
Minimum 20 years architectural experience
Client and Project Management experience
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel,
PowerPoint, Adobe Suite
Master’s Degree in Architecture
LEED Certified (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
General Duties & Responsibilities include the following.
Other duties maybe assigned.
Identify and nurture client relations for new and existing
accounts, continually examining the strategic value of all their
Develop and execute Account Plans for all of their clients
(active or target).
Develop and execute a strategy to expand all lines of business
within their accounts.
Use all means necessary to identify and secure project
Continual awareness and update of information within our MIS
Act as eyes and ears for potential merger & acquisition targets
as well as key hires to add to the team.
Oversee the preparation of design and design drawings, including
presentation studies and renderings; design development drawings;
final construction drawings, including building details.
Prepares proposal estimates of the time and expense required to
complete the project.
Coordinates tasks concerned with technical developments and
resolving design problems.
Shows understanding of team management, develops project scope
of work, estimating manpower needs, prepare schedules, and tracks
Assures that the project is completed within the allocated
period of time and within the budget that has been assigned.
Plan and execute a typical project meeting. Negotiate a
difficult project issue with the client, such as scope changes or
Controls project plan by approving design, specifications,
plans, and schedules changes.
Assures the project meets quality control and quality assurance
Interprets changes in the contract and advises management on
Coordination of design development with other disciplines.
Participate in meetings, presentations and conference calls with
consultants and clients.
Perform construction support tasks such as reviewing
construction submittals and responding to RFIs.
Works independently with advice from project architects.
Analyze sketches, notes, and other input material to determine best
approach to complex drawings with knowledge of drawings connection to
the remaining plan set.
Interpret and use industry and company standards of drafting, calculation, file
Serves as a technical specialist for the organization in the
application of advanced theories, concepts, principles, and
processes for an assigned area of responsibility.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending
educational workshops; reviewing professional publications;
establishing personal networks; participating in professional
Ability to understand and clearly communicate the business
development and sales objectives of the company to the CM group
within their Market Sector.
Strong understanding of our business and the ability to create
business development plans that support the objectives of the
Company’s Strategic Plan.
Strong relationship building skills that enable them to approach
new clients and maintain and build existing client
Ability to define and solve business development and sales
problems and issues in a timely and effective manner.
Applies mature judgment to issues, takes prudent risks, gathers
sufficient information, and exercises keen insight to make
confident and timely decisions.
Able to reach “win-win” agreements that meet the interests of
both parties. Works well under stress and pressure, bounces back
from disappointment, learns from successes and failures, maintains
perspective, and is not easily discouraged in the face of
Bases decisions on a high standard of ethics and principles,
backs up words with actions, and is scrupulously honest.
Position will require travel to client sites for meetings and
site visits using various modes of transportation including
automobile and airline.
Travel requirements: Up to 20%
TranSystems Corporation - Transportation Infrastructure and
Facilities - that's our focus. From infrastructure and facility
design to computer simulation and economic impact analysis to
finding alternative financing solutions for transportation projects
- we do it. Our transportation specialists, located in offices
across the nation, are unparalleled in the knowledge of the
movement of freight and people, and unmatched in technical and
managerial services. We provide full-scale professional services to
both public and private sector transportation clients. Plans,
designs and directs components of freight railroad; passenger rail
and transit; states and municipalities; airports and air carriers;
manufacturers and distributors; ports and maritime; trucking and
automotive; energy and communication; and federal government
TranSystems is an equal opportunity employer and does not
discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex,
national origin, marital status or physical or mental disability.
In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986,
we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to
work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which
is subject to U.S. law).