Los Angeles

Design Technology Manager

About the role:

This is position comes with an opportunity to grow and develop within a global company. The role requires you to be the first point of contact for all Design Technology questions and queries, to manage Building Information Modelling (BIM) and other technology applied to architectural projects and contribute to a global multidisciplinary practice. This role is integral to the firm’s design technology strategy and is a fantastic career opportunity to be part of an industry leading practice.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the implementation of Design Technology related methodologies and skills within the studio, including Building Information Modelling (BIM), parametric design and building analysis
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to improve project delivery outcomes through the application of appropriate design technology related techniques and strategies and resolve problems on studio projects
  • Collaborate with the Global Design Technology Team to implement Woods Bagot’s Global Design Technology Strategy
  • Develop and promote Woods Bagot’s reputation for design technology related expertise and quality project delivery, including participation in local industry events and technical forums
  • Deliver studio-wide, project and individual training to address identified skill gaps, with a goal of continuous improvement for all staff in design technology related tools and techniques
  • Review and address quality related aspects of BIMs
  • Assist and collaborate with other Studio Design Technology Managers and the Global Design Technology Team to deliver multi-studio or complex projects


About you

The successful candidate will possess a combination of high-level technical skill, leadership, and experience in the application of design technology platforms, to the design and delivery of projects.


You will be able to demonstrate:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Design, Architecture, Engineering or a related discipline
  • 5 years’ experience of using BIM for the delivery of complex projects
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to use time effectively, maximise efficiency, and meet challenging goals
  • Ability to determine and manage priorities with minimal guidance
  • Ability to work as both part of a team, and independently
  • Strong knowledge of computer systems and software applications
  • Extensive experience with the use of technology on large and complex projects
  • Extensive knowledge of BIM practices, standards and techniques
  • Expert knowledge of Autodesk Revit
  • Knowledge of related BIM design, analysis and delivery tools (eg. Rhino, Ecotect, Navisworks)


How to apply

Applicants are required to submit a resume and portfolio via our Design Technology Manager LinkedIn job post. Applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. We do not accept unsolicited resumes or names from agencies.

All personal data collected by the Company will be kept confidential and only used for recruitment purposes.


Mandatory requirement

It is an essential requirement that at the time of applying for this position, applicants must have the legal right to work in the United States.

Inspiration. Innovation. Inclusiveness. We are Woods Bagot.

Woods Bagot is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

At Woods Bagot, we are committed to creating an environment where difference is celebrated, valued and respected, practices are equitable, and our people feel like they belong. We accept that none of us is smarter than all of us. We believe building a diverse workforce is the foundation to creativity and innovative design – it is only by working together that we can realize the potential of our people, clients and communities around us. Through our inclusive leadership and our truly global studio network of strategists, experience designers and scientists, you will find your voice and have the support and flexibility required to bring your whole self to work and build an exceptional career.