Head of Design is responsible for all healthcare buildings architectural design activities, including the design of hospitals, primary care facilities, clinics, medical centers, etc.
in the UAE design center. He is responsible to develop and promote the healthcare buildings design business, lead delivery, enforce policies and procedures, ensure quality and manage cost, capacity and utilization.
Master’s Degree in Architecture or related field is preferred
Specialization in healthcare buildings is a must.
Chartered Professional Engineering certification or equivalent is preferred
In depth knowledge and proven track record in the healthcare buildings design field
Advanced graphic skills including hand sketching
Understanding of international engineering standards and codes
Excellent planning and organizational skills
Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
Excellent managerial skills
Proficiency in spoken and written English; Arabic is an advantage
15+ years of industry experience in architectural design, particularly in healthcare buildings design
15+ years of experience in the architecture design in a top tier regional / multinational engineering consultancy firm
Strong experience and track record in developing architectural design for a wide range of healthcare buildings design projects, such as hospitals, primary care facilities, clinics, specialized medical centers, laboratories, medical complexes, etc.
Exposure to global best practices and trends in the architectural design, in particular related to healthcare buildings design
Significant experience within the Middle East