Senior Site Architect - Supervision Projects
Dubai, UAE

Role Definition

Mirage, a leading architecture and engineering consultancy firm based in Dubai, is seeking an experienced and versatile Senior Site Architect to lead supervision projects ranging from villa communities to high-rise towers. With a strong presence in the region, we specialise in delivering innovative and sustainable solutions across various sectors. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic professional to contribute to a diverse range of projects in the vibrant city of Dubai.

Duties and Responsibilities

Project Diversity:
• Manage supervision projects encompassing a wide range of architectural structures, from villa communities to mixed used high-rise towers
• Adapt and apply architectural expertise to meet the unique challenges posed by different project types

Workload Management:
• Handle multiple projects concurrently, balancing workload and priorities effectively
• Collaborate with project teams to ensure seamless execution and delivery within established timelines

Quality Management:
• Oversee the construction process to ensure alignment with design specifications and quality standards
• Address and resolve any issues or conflicts that may arise during the construction phase.
• Experience in project close-out handing over procedures

Time Management and Submittal Processing:
• Demonstrate efficient time management skills to process submittals promptly and accurately from contractors
• Monitor and track project timelines, ensuring adherence to deadlines and milestones

Mentorship and Team Leadership:
• Mentor and guide junior staff, providing technical expertise and professional development support
• Foster a collaborative and learning-oriented environment within the architectural team

Technical Proficiency:
• Demonstrate a deep understanding of local construction techniques, regulations, and materials
• Provide valuable insights and recommendations to enhance project efficiency and sustainability
• In-depth knowledge and expertise in facade designs principles, materials and construction techniques
• Significant experience of landscape design principles, planting design, hardscape elements and grading
• Knowledge of high-rise towers vertical transportation design principles
• Basic knowledge of BIM 360 or ACC

Client and Stakeholder Engagement:
• Engage with Clients and stakeholders to understand project requirements and expectations.
• Ensure Client satisfaction through regular communication and the delivery of high-quality architectural solutions
Team Collaboration:
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineers, designers, and project managers, to integrate architectural elements seamlessly

Reporting:
• Provide regular updates and reports to the Resident Engineer (RE) and the Director of Architecture on the progress of various projects
• Proactively address any challenges and propose solutions to ensure project success

Qualifications required

• Bachelor's or Master's degree in Architecture from a recognised institution
• Minimum of 15 years of experience as an architect, with a focus on supervision projects in the UAE
• Completed diverse projects, ranging from villa communities to high-rise towers
• In-depth knowledge of local construction techniques, regulations, and materials
• Strong leadership skills with the ability to manage and mentor junior staff
• Proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, BIM 360/ACC and other relevant architectural software
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for effective collaboration with Clients, contractors, and internal teams
• Preferable with Emaar project experience

MIDDLE EAST DUBAI OFFICE

Mirage Leisure and Development
Emaar Business Park, Dubai
United Arab Emirates
TEL: + 971 4 453 8835
hello@mldme.com

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