Minimum Clearance Required to Start : Not Applicable / None Job Description : Are you interested in utilizing your landscape architectural background to design marquee public realm projects?
Parsons is hiring Landscape Architects who will independently perform a wide variety of conventional and complex architectural assignments by applying landscape architectural design standards, practices, and techniques.
Responsibilities : + Perform efficient, professional analysis, synthesis, and recommendation of conceptual design alternatives to establish, communicate and sell the design vision for landscape architectural design projects.
Lead the design and presentation of high-quality landscape concept drawings and reports.+ Prepare technical design packages through to tender.
Liaise with Project Managers, Discipline Leads, internal and external team members including master planners, architects, urban designers, specialist designers, all engineering disciplines and quantity surveyors.
Maintain affiliations with professional societies to keep abreast of development of trends and technologies.+ Work collaboratively with the master planning team to develop landscape strategies at master planning level.
Coordinate with internal disciplines and manage the activities of sub-consultants for the delivery of projects.+ Perform other related tasks as requiredCompetencies : + Demonstrate a team oriented and collaborative approach to landscape architecture within the design team.
Demonstrate an expert understanding of the regional construction industry, local construction methods and their influence on design decisions.
Demonstrate a solid commitment to quality design.+ Demonstrate solid communication skills with both internal and external stakeholders.
Possess self-motivation, work part of the team but also have the ability to work independently.+ Demonstrate an understanding of key design related computer programs such as BIM, Adobe suites and 3D modeling software such as Sketch Up and Rhino.
Competencies : + Minimum (5) years of continuous experience in landscape architecture.+ International experience in North America, Europe, Middle East and Asia is preferrable.
Experience dealing with GCC based municipalities and developers+ Proven leadership and delivery ability+ Knowledge of LEED and ESTIDAMA principles, certification is preferred+ Excellent verbal and writing skills+ Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from an accredited University or College program.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority / Female / Disabled / Protected Veteran / LGBTQ+.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.