Senior Project Manager

Intelligent City

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Remote

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Apr 25

Intelligent City is a housing technology company with the mission to empower people to live better, to build smarter, and to address climate change and urban housing challenges. 

Taking a product and platform-based approach, we vertically integrate high-rise mass timber building systems, advanced design-engineering, automated manufacturing, and parametric software. Through this, we offer breakthrough end-to-end building solutions that can be built faster with better quality while being more affordable and consistently carbon neutral. Intelligent City has been broadly recognized for its leadership in bringing together climate tech and construction tech solutions, including by Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC), Breakthrough Energy Solutions Canada (BESC) and the Solar Impulse Foundation.

We think change – and we are looking for likeminded doers, integrators, professional hybrids, thinkers, and innovators that can help us achieve our objectives. We are one of the first companies in the world to have a fully integrated building solution with automated manufacturing for high-rise mass timber, mixed-use urban housing, which has been tested, is market ready, and already fully compliant with new building codes. 

We strongly believe in teamwork. We consist of driven, open-minded, highly motivated, and self-sufficient members with multi-facetted interests and qualifications. Architects, engineers, technologists, and product designers are working in teams with experts in software development, manufacturing automation, and construction. Together, we are creating a new kind of integrated company founded on design, sustainability, and technology.

We offer unique career opportunities and bring together a diverse and highly skilled team of individuals from around the globe, united in the belief that technological innovation can enable an ecological, economical, and socially sustainable future, meeting broad ESG objectives for our clients. 

In short, we are looking for great people who have the skills and drive to help us to create a better world. We will offer a competitive salary including employee stock options, a comprehensive benefits package, and a fulfilling and exciting work environment within a great team. We want our work to be worthy of everyone’s commitment.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Project Manager to lead a cross-disciplinary team of architects, designers, engineers, and manufacturing experts to deliver projects from conception to completion. The ideal candidate is capable of managing multiple projects in various different stages and is able to work in a fast-paced environment while keeping teams focused and on track. The candidate should have experience at various stages of project planning including but not limited to estimating, contract management, schematic design, design development, construction documents, bidding, and construction administration. As a leading position within a Startup company the right candidate will be a strong team player and grow with the company.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Assist in preparation of drawings for schematic design, design development, and contract documents
  • Function as the primary contact for all communication with the client, ensuring resolution of client concerns and management of business issues including contracts and additional services.
  • Lead and manage a project team of architects and technicians
  • Responsible for maintaining project dashboards
  • Coordinate contractors, consultants, and vendor assignments
  • Direct, organize, and mentor junior staff with responsibility for oversight
  • Responsible for risk mitigation across design on a per project level
  • Become the interface between projects, design engineering, building systems and virtual preconstruction 

Required Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Project Management, Architecture, Engineering or equivalent
  • 5+ years of project management experience in related markets
  • Proficiency in 3D modeling, visualization, and graphic software; Revit strongly preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of project design process, construction documentation & administration
  • Strong organizational skills Excellent problem-solving skills. Candidate should be energized by working with different teams, both internal and external
  • Ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects and Teams concurrently. Strong organizational skills and demonstrated ability in managing teams and project execution and delivery
  • Technical background with understanding of building engineering and commercial projects

Desired Skills

  • Prior experience in multifamily projects
  • Experience in digital or parametric design
  • Experience in BIM and CAD programs such as Revit or Rhinoceros

Intelligent City has a diverse team of talented people across gender and racial spectrums. We have created a culture of innovation, diversity, and inclusivity, striving for open discussions, best hiring and operational practices. We hire and promote based on merit, competence, performance, successful milestones, and business needs. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind, be that based on race, colour, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, ancestry, disability, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal or provincial laws.

Please submit a cover letter, CV, and portfolio (if applicable) in a combined file.

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A Paradigm Shift in Urban Housing and Construction - Empowering People to Live Better