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Senior Architect

  • Job reference: NA-002667
  • Sector: Buildings, Government
  • Location: Alexandria
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 3rd largest global design firm by ENR in 2018 with nearly 55,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

SNC-Lavalin Atkins business seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Architecture Team in Alexandria as a Senior Architect.


Under direction, applies full competency in conventional architectural work and broad knowledge of precedents in functional area of assignment. Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates detailed phases of the architectural work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.

  • Performs work which involves conventional practice but may include a variety of complex features. 
  • Such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials or procedures, or difficulty coordination requirements.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or Master’s degree in Architecture. 
  • This level may be achieved by Architect with four years’ experience since Bachelor’s degree or three years’ experience with Master’s degree. Typical incumbent has six to ten years’ experience. 

  • Federal experience is required. 
  • Strong technical writing, computer, CAD and communication skills are required.
  • May be eligible for project management training. 

  • Registered as a licensed architect is required.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

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