Thornton Tomasetti is an award-winning 850-person organization of engineers and architects collaborating from offices across the United States and in Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East. Thornton Tomasetti addresses the full life cycle of a structure, with projects that include the tallest buildings and longest spans to the restoration of prized historic properties.

Thornton Tomasetti’s New York office seeks Façade Designers and Engineers for its Façade practice. Candidates must have an understanding of specialty façade design from both an architectural and engineering perspective. We have positions open for both Project Director and Senior Project Director levels.

NY Façade, Senior Project Director/Engineer

Responsibilities
• Manage various façade projects such as steel and glass systems, unitized curtain walls, metal/stone and various others types of cladding
• Meet with architects to develop façade concepts and progress designs
• Produce details and hand sketches in 2D or 3D
• Mentors junior staff on various design techniques, TT design standards, codes and software applications
• Perform structural or thermal/solar analysis where capable or work with engineering staff for structural/thermal/solar analysis. Prepare reports for the clients
• Provide construction administration when required

Qualifications
• Experience managing projects
• Outstanding skills in façade design and detailing; 3-D software skills a plus
• Exceptional creativity and conceptual thinking applied in the development of new façade systems
• Fundamental background in various aspects in the design of façade systems: (structurally, thermally, constructively, etc.)
• 5+ years of experience in new building façade consulting and design, and detailing
• Degree in Architecture/Architectural Engineering with concentration in facades, sustainability or building physics or Degree in Mechanical Engineering
• Professional license preferred but not required

Façade Designer/Engineer

Responsibilities
• Support team members on the development of various façade projects such as steel and glass systems, unitized curtain walls, metal/stone and various others types of cladding
• Produce CAD details and hand sketches in 2D or 3D
• Perform structural or thermal/solar analysis where capable or work with engineering staff for structural/thermal/solar analysis. Prepare reports for clients
• Provide construction administration when required

Qualifications
• Experience managing small to mid-size projects
• Skills in façade design and detailing
• 2+ years of experience in new building façade consulting and design, and detailing
• Degree in Architecture/Architectural Engineering or Degree in Mechanical/Structural Engineering
• Professional license preferred but not required
• Strong technical, written, and verbal communication skills
• Ability to nurture client relationships.

We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience as well as an excellent benefits package, which includes medical and dental insurance, a matching 401(k) plan, and a friendly, collaborative work environment.

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Thornton Tomasetti, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.