CSA - Principal Architect - New Delhi (216062)

Location: Gurgaon
Specialization: Architects / Interior Design / Naval Arch.
Sub Specialization:
Reference: 28018

This position with our client who is one of the most respected engineering, construction, and project management companies in the world.


Primary Responsibilities

Ensuring conformance with Contract Requirements relating to Engineering

Conforming Client's Standard procedures to Project Requirements and ensuring their implementation

Supporting the supervising engineer in planning and implementing a program to develop self-perform engineering capabilities and resources

Supervision Received

Independently performs complex architectural assignments and receives technical guidance from a senior architectural specialist or supervisor on unusual or complex problems and supervisory approval on proposed plans for projects.



Develops and interprets architectural design criteria and specifications for complex infrastructure projects

Performs assignments independently with instructions as to the general results expected

Analyzes problems with conflicting design requirements, sketches ideas and recommends possible solutions

Analyzes and reports on the suitability of unconventional materials, techniques and/or difficult coordination requirements

Prepares and presents architectural concepts and developed deigns using 3D tools to client for approval

Prepares reports for clients as required

Prepares or assists in the preparation of conceptual studies, designs and reports for proposals

Develops and reviews project schedule, cost estimates, quantity takeoffs and staffing requirements for proposals, forecasts and change orders

Plans, coordinates or prepares equipment, material specifications, work scopes, material requisitions, bid evaluations and award recommendations

Reviews and approves key calculations, design documents, supplier drawings and data and changes orders for the project to which assigned

Provide architectural support during the construction phase of the project. Assist in providing oversight for subcontractors providing professional services such as construction quality assurance

Coordinates architectural efforts in assigned areas with specialty groups, engineering disciplines, the client, vendors, contractors, construction and other functional groups.

Mentors and assists in on-the-job training of personnel.




Technical knowledge of architectural concepts, techniques, materials and construction methods.  Working knowledge of planning and control methods.

Broad knowledge of precedents in a specialty area and of principles and practices of related engineering methods and systems.

Knowledge of architectural design, arch specialty areas, production techniques, codes and standards, building materials, LEEDS certification, regulatory standards, design criteria  and construction methods

Familiarity with construction practices and economics.

Knowledge of current industry or regulatory standards and design criteria pertinent to architectural work.

Skill in assessing the scope of problems and developing practical solutions.

Understanding of Engineering Department Procedures (EDPs), design guides,


Adequate experience of preparing a very high quality presentation drawings using 3D perspectives, isometrics, 3D walk thru using 3D max studio tools. Knowledge of other application and coordination of 2-D and 3-D Computer AIDED Design (CAD) tools is essential.

Skill in oral and written communication.




Minimum 5-year degree in Architecture from an accredited college or university

Minimum 20 years of experience in Infrastructure projects like Rail/Road/Metro Transportation and Aviation. This practical work experience must be primarily in architecture, but may be supplemented by relevant experience in related areas of the building industry.

Professional license from a recognized licensing board and/or LEED certification shall be added advantage