Senior Architect, Jubail (Saudi National) Requisition ID: 239980 Requisition Posting End Date: The job location for this role will be in Jubail and/or Ras Al Khair. Essential Technical: Bachelor or Master of Architecture from an accredited institution. Eight or more years of experience in all Design Phases for project delivery and construction. Technical knowledge of a specialized engineering discipline in one or more of the following: cost, scheduling, code compliance, BIM, and/or LEED relating to the design of industrial or commercial complexes. Working knowledge of industry standard codes including International Building Codes. Technical knowledge of architectural concepts, techniques, materials, and construction methods. Essential Behavioral: Demonstrate excellent written, verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills. Ability to explain new work processes and technologies to all levels of the organization. Demonstrate leadership in a team-based environment. Ability to balance work requirements from multiple competing task assignments. Serve as a resource for training/mentoring colleagues with less experience and knowledge transfer to our customer. Preferred Technical: Previous experience reviewing architectural design packages, reviewing and approving shop drawings and technical submittals, responding to technical queries. Strong technical knowledge of architectural finishes with public view, detailing, both architecture and construction materials selection, building structure systems, interdisciplinary coordination and construction processes on buildings with a high degree of complexity and high quality finishes. Capable of reading and understanding design drawings, vendor design packages, specifications and applying industry standard best practice on construction projects A strong understanding of interfacing discipline requirements including civil, structural, electrical, and mechanical construction Some field construction experience. Computer literate in Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook. Registered/ with Saudi Council of Engineers LEED AP in any of the following: BD&C, O&M, ID+C, ND, Homes. Preferred Behavioral: Self-motivated individual with good leadership and interpersonal skills and experience, with the ability to influence. Ability to manage priorities and take on additional evolving responsibilities with demonstrated experience providing direction/supervising a team. Ability to work within an integrated Royal Commission/Bechtel team at multiple levels from working level to Project Manager level. Demonstrated ability to influence key stakeholders to make critical decisions where required. Ability to work within a culturally diverse organization, recognizing and respecting differences. Detailed Job Description SUMMARY: Regular duties include: Review project documents at each design phase for compliance with code and standards, design solutions, and technical soundness. Assist in implementation of new processes. Assist in strengthening team understanding of sustainable design and construction practices and philosophies. Review and recommend solutions for on-site construction issues. Update standard technical specifications and details. Train and mentor junior colleagues, both formally and informally. Perform site visits and document findings. In-house design assignments are possible. Represent the client in technical meetings and Value Engineering analysis. Review and approve Technical Submittal, Technical Query, Field Change Document, Design Change Notice, Initial and Final Inspection, shop drawings, as-built drawings and design packages drawings. Organize lead knowledge transfer meeting for architects. Provide technical assistance and coordination with other discipline engineers. Working alongside the owner’s engineers, whilst providing a high level of technical expertise to oversee and review the project designs. Ensure quality and accuracy for all the engineering design activities, system integration, and design selection performed by A/E firms and EPC Contractors. Provide the required technical guidance to develop new specifications and update existing specifications in line with Customer requirements. Influence Facilities and Equipment design optimization. Participate in vendor prequalification, bid evaluation, and performance evaluation. Other related tasks as assigned. Shaping tomorrow together Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live. Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.