senior landscape architect

the role is located in washington, DC

job description

BKV Group seeks a talented Senior Landscape Architect with 8-12+ years extensive project and leadership experience in landscape architecture to join our Urban Design and Landscape Architecture practice. The ideal candidate will be a flexible, team-oriented individual with strong design and presentation skills, time management, and experience in all phases of design and documentation. Project related responsibilities include the following:

  • Lead the local landscape, planning, and urban design for site and open space design concepts for development, office, government, and multi-family residential exterior spaces and physical environments.
  • Assist with and oversee the project design drawings, details, and specifications from schematic design through construction documents in Revit.
  • Lead client outreach for new project marketing.
  • Create marketing plans and assist in proposal writing.
  • Presentation of ideas to clients and internal team.
  • Create precedent and visioning studies for the built environment essential functions.

Qualifications

  • Landscape Architecture degree from an accredited university, with 8-12+ years’ experience as a licensed landscape architect. LEED AP optional
  • Experience with Revit, Adobe and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must have the ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients and the general public.
  • The candidate must be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the field such as: placemaking, ecology, stormwater/drainage, climate, soil, grading, and plant materials. Ability to evaluate the project’s impact on the local ecosystem. Experience with/understanding of green roof construction a plus.

With excellent benefits, competitive salaries and constant opportunities for growth, BKV Group gives you the tools to realize your creativity.  If you have an interest in working with a diverse group of talented architects and designers, creating exciting environments, enjoy collaboration and challenges, we’d like to talk with you.  Please submit your resume and portfolio (PDF of no more than 5MB). Please include your name, desired position and location in email subject line. Email address: careers@bkvgroup.com

EOE

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