Burke, VA
Compensation based on experience
Mar 17, 2017
Apr 21, 2017
Specialty Trades
Full Time


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Sun Design Remodeling Specialists Inc. is a full-service Design/Build company that has been remodeling homes in Northern Virginia for over 28 years. We are the proud recipients of over 70 Design & Service Awards; Inc. 5000's fastest growing companies for the last 3 years; Washingtonian Top Remodeler for the last 2 years; and ranked # 22 on Remodeling Magazines Top 550 Remodelers in the U.S. under the Design/Build category. 

Our employees create a remarkable experience for our clients with their consistent dedication to exquisite craftsmanship, hard work and communication. As one of the Top 100 Companies to Work For (voted "Best Places to Work" in 2012 & 2013 by Virginia Business Magazine), we hold ourselves to the highest standards in providing a great experience for our employees as well as our clients. Thank you for your interest in joining the Sun Design Team.

We are seeking a Residential Architect/Architectural Designer with 3-5 years experience in residential remodeling. We need a team player who puts customer service first, has strong leadership abilities, is adept at project management/client interactions, and respects the process we follow to get the job done. We appreciate flexibility, willingness to pitch in, and a good sense of humor. Excellent interpersonal communication skills are required.

Job requirements include:

* The ability to perform site measures and create as-built drawings;
* Independently set-up, produce and develop plans, elevations, sections, and architectural massing/3D models (including mechanical and electrical requirements) in phases as needed for the remodel;
* Develop options and make revisions throughout each project;
* Prepare material estimates;
* Thorough understanding of building materials and construction methods;
* Knowledge of procedures for production of construction documents;
* Knowledge of building codes; and
* Strong project management and time management skills

This job involves designing a wide variety of residential remodeling projects using our Design/Build process. This includes: developing high quality designs on time and within budget; presenting creative design concepts to clients; the ability to understand, evaluate, and prioritize workload while responding to changing deadlines; strong project management skills; strong work ethics; will relate well to others and have the ability to work successfully amongst a team of peers while thriving in a fast-paced environment. 

Compensation is based on experience.

Benefits include paid vacation and holidays, medical and dental insurance, flexible spending account (FSA) and retirement plan.

Minimum Requirements: 3-5 years experience; a degree in Architecture; advanced knowledge of and proficient in CAD; thorough technical understanding of residential remodeling; superior design skills and the ability to deliver practical, cost effective solutions; and sound knowledge of residential planning issues and building regulations.

Preferred Requirements: Registered Architect in both Virginia and Maryland; Proficiency in Chief Architect Premier X8; Experience in the Design/Build business model; Certified in kitchen, bath and/or interior design

Please go to to apply online for the Registered Architect position