Landscape Architect – Senior Level – Lead Designer | Columbus USA | NBBJ


Landscape Architect – Senior Level – Lead Designer

LOCATION  Columbus, Ohio, USA


NBBJ’s Columbus office – an energetic design studio with an award winning Landscape Architecture and Urban Design practice working regionally, nationally and globally – is seeking a talented, highly motivated Landscape Architect Design Leader. This individual will lead landscape architectural projects by fostering strong conceptual thinking conducive to innovative design solutions and leveraging the team’s passion for the delivery of well-crafted high-performing environments. Attention to measureable design goals, performance metrics, and systems-thinking are advantageous design sensibilities for this position.

Key Responsibilities:
- Lead and participate in a collaborative, open team environment
- Work as a liaison between the design team and clients to identify project goals and objectives and articulate design opportunities
- Provide expertise in executing projects in collaboration with team members, clients and contractors
- Advance the design practice of Landscape Architecture + Urban Design
- Fully engage in projects from conceptual design through construction documents
- Provide practice leadership by working with other team members, engaging in mentoring and professional guidance
- Support the marketing and business development activities of the practice
- Collaborate with Project Landscape Architects to define project work plans
- Contribute to and enhance the design spirit of the studio
Skills and Qualifications (required unless otherwise noted):
- Minimum of 8 years of professional experience in Landscape Architecture, internships not included
- Licensed Landscape Architect, LEED Accredited a plus
- Proven progressive conceptual design and schematic design skills
- Previous experience working on complex projects in all phases of design
- Excellent verbal and graphic communication skills, effective client relationship skills and ability to work collaboratively with diverse teams of designers
- Proven ability to manage multiple projects, multiple deadlines and multiple scales
- Demonstrated project experience involving master planning, site design, landscape architecture, and construction documentation
- Proficient in Adobe CS6, AutoCAD, Sketchup and Microsoft Office Suite
- Knowledge of AutoDesk Revit Architecture, 3DStudio Max and/or Rhino is advantageous
- Ability to travel, domestically and internationally
Please include a PDF (no more than 4MB) with examples of your most relevant work. If portfolio is larger than 4MB please include a link to view/download your work.

NBBJ is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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