Design Technology Manager

The Design Technology Manager is responsible for the maintenance and technical support of office-wide BIM (Revit) and design technology systems. The Design Technology Manager will assist the firm in the effective use of design technologies to maintain LMN’s role as a leader in innovative design solutions.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and maintain office-wide BIM and design technology systems.
  • Coordinate and provide on-going application training.
  • Assist with general design technology related helpdesk tasks including maintenance and roll out of software.
  • Support projects with the necessary information and resources.
  • Ensure that project models are set-up and maintained according to firm standards.
  • Maintain firm BIM standards and documentation.
  • Coordinate the development and maintenance of Revit families.
  • Provide leadership to the firm’s Revit support group.
  • Interface with LMN Tech Studio to foster integration of emerging design technologies with the design technology production platform.
  • Interface with the LMN IT group, assist in hardware benchmarking, and provide forecasts of design technology related expenditures.
  • Work with project managers and firm leadership to assist in the development of contract provisions that appropriately address design technology within the context of project-related design services.
  • Benchmark with other firms to keep abreast of the profession.
  • Remain current with ongoing research and development of new design technologies and applications.
  • Assist the office in articulating objectives for technology use.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Five years of experience in architecture, engineering or construction related field.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Expert knowledge of Autodesk Revit.
  • Aptitude for programming and customizing Revit API preferred.
  • Knowledge of Rhino, Grasshopper, Autodesk Navisworks Manage, Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk Inventor, AutoLISP, Visual Basic and/or Script Writing a plus.

LMN is an internationally recognized design practice made up of architects, interior designers and planners passionate about design and dedicated to collaboration. We are a single office of 160 people located in Seattle. Our focus is on creating buildings and places that enrich communities and the public realm across a diversity of project types—including education, convention centers, performing arts, commercial mixed-use, high-rise residential and transit facilities. In recognition of the quality of our work and professional leadership, LMN received the 2016 AIA Architecture Firm Award, the highest national honor bestowed upon an architectural practice. More information on LMN is available on our website at www.lmnarchitects.com.

Qualified candidates should submit a single .pdf (less than 12MB) including a cover letter, resume and work samples via email to LMNemployment@lmnarchitects.com. Please include your name and “Design Technology Manager” in the subject line.