Challenge Architect, San Francisco – San Francisco, CA, US | Jobs



San Francisco, CA, USLocation:

Thu, Apr 7 ’22Posted on:

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We are seeking a highly organized, proactive, hands-on project architect with substantial construction experience and a sophisticated design sensibility to execute the design intent of San Francisco assets in the SHVO portfolio with an emphatic quality construction focus.

This position requires the ability to work well in a dynamic, fast paced, high growth environment and will be dedicated to work on the construction site.


  • Dedicated construction site focus
  • Work closely with SHVO development, design, and construction teams to plan, design, and execute the project’s vision
  • Perform daily on-site walk-throughs to ensure contract performance and quality control
  • Manage consultant compliance with project objectives
  • Comprehensive drawing set review
  • Monitor the production of design drawings to ensure all relevant construction information is included and coordinated
  • Review and comment on RFIs, submittals and shop drawings
  • Provide a weekly submittals/RFI and deficiencies log to document project delivery
  • Coordinate mockups, material sample review, documentation, organization
  • Coordinate closely with construction department during construction to ensure the property is built on time and on budget
  • Participate in weekly AOC, design, and site meetings throughout the life of the project
  • Identify, manage, and resolve design related issues during construction
  • Establish agendas for design meetings, track action steps and administer follow up


  • Extensive construction/field, and on-site administration, experience
  • Knowledge of building systems – structural, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, etc.
  • Strong project management skills, results-driven, adaptable with ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of construction sequencing, materials, and methods
  • Familiarity with sophisticated consultants
  • Must be capable of putting together a tight set of construction documents and ensure drawings are thorough and coordinated
  • Experience reviewing shop drawings (complex FF&E, millwork experience in particular)
  • Proven successful track record in delivering high-end exteriors and interiors
  • Familiarity in building, energy and disability codes/requirements
  • Highly developed aesthetic sense combined with the ability
    to efficiently execute
  • Ability to improvise during construction as mandated by value engineering and field conditions
  • Willingness to initiate tasks and perform duties with little supervision
  • Highly organized and comfortable working on multiple parallel accelerated tracks
  • Commitment to execute timely delivery


  • AutoCAD, Bluebeam, Sketchup, Revit
  • Construction management systems (Newforma, BuildFlow, etc.)
  • Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Smartsheets


  • Bachelor’s degree (Major or Concentration in Architecture/ Interior Design)
  • Six years minimum design and construction experience
  • Luxury residential, hospitality, and/or retail experience preferred


Please email resume, cover email elaborating interest and selected work samples (PDF, maximum 10MB) to Nadia Meratla with subject line “Project Architect – San Francisco”.

No phone calls please.

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