Robert Olson + Associates LLC (Boston, MA) seeks a BIM Architectural Designer.  Specifically, under the supervision of the Principal, the BIM Architectural Designer will:

  • Generate design concepts using free-hand sketching and/or design software such as ArchiCAD.
  • Generate project BIM models (in ArchiCAD) for Concept Design, Schematic Design, Design Development and Construction Document phases.
  • Collaborate in a team to produce design and construction documents for institutional and mixed use architectural projects.
  • Generate space plans for projects.
  • Generate presentation quality documents and renderings in formats suitable for physical boards and PowerPoint presentations to clients and public agencies.
  • Review project program and determine zoning and building regulation requirements.
  • Perform area calculations for projects.
  • Perform design concept and theoretical research for new projects.
  • Coordinate architectural work with work of civil, structural and MEP consulting engineers and construction managers.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Architecture
  • 1 year experience in architecture, including professional or academic setting
  • 1 year experience in ArchiCAD
  • 1 year experience in BIM and 3D Modeling
  • Must have strong conceptual design skills demonstrated by a portfolio of completed projects
  • Demonstrated experience handling multiple design projects simultaneously
  • Demonstrated experience in construction planning and administration
  • Demonstrated experience working and adapting to teams with excellent communication, collaboration skills, and flexibility.
  • Demonstrated experience in SketchUp software, Microsoft Office.


*Experience may be gained concurrently. **Demonstrated experience is deemed equivalent to at least 6 months of work experience.

Please mail cover letter and resume to Douglas Urbank, Robert Olson + Associates, 374 Congress Street, Suite 300, Boston, MA 02210