Architect/Interior Designer - 2255
Washington, DC

Architect/Interior Designer - 2255

This Opportunity

WSP is currently initiating a search for an Architect/Interior Designer to work in the Washington, DC area.  Be involved in projects with our Federal Programs Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges. 

Your Impact

  • Prior to design contract requests, gather and define customer's design requirements and prepare solutions ranging from conceptual design to final design within established parameters
  • Create design and construction documents, prepare project specifications, develop record control documents, and generate presentation graphics
  • Collect, prepare, and report programmatic information and official weekly project status reports
  • Coordinate design activities with architecture, engineering, safety, security, construction, and other related functional areas.
  • Ensure compliance with Building Codes and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements.
  • Assist with design reviews of Government projects
  • Develop high-level cost for construction utilizing historical and research data
  • Prepare reports and cost and schedule estimates
  • Manage project design and/or construction efforts, to include schedule, funding, and day-to-day project oversight
  • Evaluate, validate, and manage project change requests
  • Prepare and distribute project communication with customers, management, integrated project teams, and stakeholders
  • Prepare and monitor project schedules and budgets; provide technical guidance and assistance on contracting and construction-related issues; direct design efforts; recommend construction documents for approval; and provide oversight of any follow-on maintenance programs
  • Optimize performance, cost, and schedule by ensuring project objectives are achieved on schedule and at the lowest cost compatible with user requirements
  • Ensure integration of all systems, including information technology, telephone, security, electrical, HVAC, and plumbing
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct, and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.
     

Who You Are

Required Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience in architecture or interior design
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture or Interior Design
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD
  • Due to client requirements, ability to obtain a Secret level US Security clearance is required 
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures 
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active Secret level US Security Clearance

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