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Burns & McDonnell Senior Architect - Aviation & Federal (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri


The Senior Architect will lead project teams of architects, designers and engineers to create world class design on a variety of projects including aviation, government, and military from concept design through completion of construction.

  • Perform variety of design projects from conceptual design through construction administration.

  • Incorporates applicable codes, construction techniques and sequences in various projects including all aspects of cross disciplines.

  • Supervises the preparation and checks the accuracy of contract documents.

  • Developing, modify, and review production drawings for aviation-related commercial, government and military facilities.

  • Capable of providing leadership to a team that is performing a sequence of tasks.

  • Ability to instill motivation to the team to meet projected milestones and capable of adjusting the procedures to keep the progress on target. Manage data complied as required by the project managers.

  • Responsible for accounting of individual project involvement, i.e scheduling, scope, role and budget

  • Makes public presentation


  • Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in architecture from an NAAB accredited program

  • A minimum of 7 years of experience

  • Prefer previous experience in military, airport, and government related experience

  • Ability to coordinate with engineering disciplines

  • NCARB certified registered architect in any state

  • Must have ability to read and interpret architectural and engineering plans and specifications

  • Expert software and computer skills required including AutoCAD, BIM (Revit), 3D Rendering Programs, and Microsoft Professional Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Strong technical, written, and verbal communication skills are required

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills


Job Architecture

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time

Req ID: 213902