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STV Inc. Published: 08/07/2017
Oakland, CA
Job Type
Years of Experience
10+ Years


STV currently has an opening in our Oakland, CA office for a Senior Architect in our Transportation and Infrastructure division.


  • Key responsibilities will include working with an architectural/engineering team in preparing documents for projects in the transportation, institutional, public and private sector.
  • The ideal candidate will perform detailed phases of Architectural design work for projects requiring interface and collaboration with various disciplines and consultants.
  • Prepares Architectural plans, and/or supervises their execution.
  • Performs analysis of design and construction systems, planning studies, design layouts and construction details.
  • Oversees research used in writing specifications, including coordinating with manufacturers.
  • Conducts site and construction inspections for information-gathering purposes, preparing interpretive reports.
  • Has input into code analysis, material selections, and technical solutions.
  • Analyzes design and construction systems, design layouts and construction features, which require researching, compiling and recording information for assigned project work.
  • Coordinates with other disciplines.
  • Plan, schedule, coordinate, manage and oversee the work of supporting team members.
  • Must be able to fulfill essential job functions in a consistent state of alertness and safe manner.

Required Experience:

  • The ideal candidate must have a Professional Degree in Architecture (B. Arch or M. Arch preferred) and 10+ years of experience as a project architect working in numerous market sectors.
  • Candidate must be a Registered Licensed Architect with experience in institutional and transportation sector required.
  • Proficiency with Revit, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite are required.
  • LEED Accreditation desired.
  • Excellent design, technical detailing and strong presentation skills, both verbal and visual, are essential.
  • The candidate should be a self-starter with a passion for problem solving, an understanding that project success comes through teamwork, and a firm focus on client needs.

STV is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Job Location: Oakland, California, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular