Senior Project Architect - Ryan Companies US, Inc.


Ryan Companies US, Inc. / Chicago, IL / Website


With more than 80 years in business and 16 offices (and growing!), Ryan offers comprehensive commercial real estate solutions to customers across the US. We bring a collaborative, relationship-driven approach to delivering spaces where people thrive and businesses succeed. Join a company with an outstanding culture and competitive benefits. At Ryan, we don’t just build buildings – we build stories.


Ryan Companies is looking for an organized, innovative, collaborative and forward-thinking Senior Project Architect to join our team in Chicago! The ideal candidate will be able to problem solve and design both as part of a collaborative team and perform work independently.

Ryan Companies uses a unique integrated delivery process that involves architecture, engineering, construction, development, real estate management and capital markets. Ryan’s integrated process requires an individual to be able to work in a proactive and positive manner in tandem with local teams and cross regionally within a national design practice.

Some things you can expect to do:
- Lead design documentation efforts throughout the design and construction phases of multiple projects
- Attend project interviews and participate in business development
- Independently solve problems and applies basic principles of design
- Provide guidance on unusual or complex technical issues
- Research and lead code reviews and regulatory approval process
- Create complete and thorough set of design documents to meet project goals, milestones and schedule
- Manage and coordinate Ryan’s QA/QC process and project specifications
- Clearly communicate deviations in project scope
- Perform tasks with a high level of collaboration and set an example for others to follow


To be successful in this role, you must have a Professional Architecture degree; Bachelor or Master of Architecture. You must be a licensed Architect with relevant work experience and a strong knowledge of Revit, building codes, documentation and constructability.

You will really stand out if you:
- Have experience working in Bluebeam
- Are LEED AP Certified and/or WELL AP Certified


$90,000 - $110,000 per year


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