6 hours

Design Technology Specialist

HOK
San Francisco, CA
  • Job Code
    1812-737
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Design Technology Specialist

Tracking Code
1812-737
Job Description

We are currently seeking a Design Technology Specialist to join our team. As a Design Technology Specialist, you will be responsible for supporting project teams through application of expert Revit knowledge and other buildingSMART techniques. Specialized responsibilities per department assignment are listed in the description below.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

General

  • Provides expertise and/or advisement to project teams for implementation of Revit and buildingSMART techniques.
  • Provides feedback on project-based activities to the firmwide buildingSMART team.
  • Supports the development of HOK BIM standards and content for specific disciplines.
  • Can be a resource and team member in all phases of projects.
  • Maintains current knowledge of design software, industry developments in integrated practice, and other applicable techniques.
  • Acts as leader and mentor by coaching and motivating project team members in the use of advanced Revit technologies.
  • Fosters a commitment to external and internal client service. 
  • Takes personal responsibility for fostering a green workplace through sustainable work practices.

 

[Architecture]

  • Utilizes specialist knowledge to conduct complex modeling, data management, analysis and/or optimization for architectural designs such as building massing or exterior enclosures.
  • Provides specialized design analyses such as pedestrian/egress simulation, sustainable design analysis, or code compliance analysis.

 

[MEP Engineering]

  • Creates HOK standard Revit families and templates for MEP disciplines.
  • Standardize workflows and processes across offices to utilize model based design of MEP systems.
  • Utilizes specialist knowledge to conduct analysis or modeling in one of the following areas; M, E, or P Engineering, M, E, or P Revit Modeling, Building Physics, Energy Modeling, Daylight Analysis, CFD, MEP Fabrication, or Structures as noted below.

 

[Structural Engineering]

  • Creates HOK standard Revit families and templates for Structural discipline.
  • Standardize workflows and processes across offices to utilize model based design of Structural systems, including inter-operability with analysis programs and other specialist modeling tools.
  • Utilizes specialist knowledge to conduct Structural analysis or modeling in one of the following area; Structural Detailing, Design to Fabrication, Modular Construction, or MEP Specialist knowledge as noted above.
Required Skills
  • Advanced knowledge in building information modeling programs and applicable techniques. 
  • Expertise in Revit and other BIM tools required.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Outlook, Word and Excel required.
  • Knowledge about sustainability, integrated design, and LEED guidelines.
  • Experience with programming/scripting languages such as: C#, Java, VBA, Python preferred
  • Experience with web development using: HTML, CSS, JavaScript preferred
  • Ability to effectively meet and accommodate deadlines on multiple projects.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing and provide timely feedback and guidance to the Design Team.

[Architecture]

  • Experience with modeling applications preferred: Rhino, Grasshopper, Solidworks, Catia, Digital Project, Massmotion, Radiance, Diva

[MEP Engineering]

  • Knowledge of engineering principles and practices (if applicable).
  • Knowledge of MEP systems and equipment (if applicable).
  • Knowledge of building codes.
  • Experience with simulation applications preferred: EnergyPlus, Radiance,  Ansys, IES, Diva.

[Structural Engineering]

  • Knowledge of engineering principles and practices (if applicable).
  • Knowledge of MEP systems and equipment (if applicable).
  • Knowledge of building codes.
  • Experience with modeling applications preferred: Tekla, Rhino, Grasshopper, Solidworks, Catia, Digital Project, Massmotion
Required Experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree in architecture, engineering, or a related discipline preferred.
  • Five years of discipline-specific modeling experience working on one or more of the following building types: commercial, corporate, institutional/civic, justice, science/technology, aviation, or healthcare.
  • Engineer in Training (EIT) or PE preferred, if applicable.
  • Experience working and coordinating with integrated teams.
  • LEED credential required within 6 months.

 

HOK is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable Federal, State or Local law. 

 

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Job Location
San Francisco, California, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

Categories

  • Engineering

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