Senior Architect

Job Description:

Welcome Homes is changing the way people buy homes and we invite you to be part of the build! We are a fast-growing, venture-backed startup constructing new homes that are purchased online, customized by the customer, and then delivered in as little as 6 months at an incredible value. 


We are looking for an architect with extensive experience to join the Welcome Homes team. The Senior Architect partners with our Director of Architectural Design to oversee custom home builds. You should be a proven architect with strong leadership skills and tech acumen. If you think you would be a valuable team player, we welcome you to apply! 


Responsibilities:

  • Construction Administration of multiple residential builds

  • Review of Construction Documentation Plans and Details 

  • Develop Architectural Specification Document

  • Work with Architecture Director to transition documents and 3D model from design phase to construction phase

  • Ensure all plans are compliant with governmental health and safety regulations per site and within each county / state

  • Understand various engineering disciplines, application methods, and materials

  • Liaise with clients to make sure issues are addressed in a timely manner and that project requirements are met

  • Respond to latent conditions on-site, answer RFI’s, and transmittals 

  • Report to CEO


What you’ll need:

  • 10+ years experience as an architect

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture, Engineering, Design, or a similar area

  • Detail-oriented and highly analytical

  • Deadline-driven

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Great interpersonal skills

  • Comfortable working in a start-up environment


Every employee receives:

  • Competitive salary

  • Stock options

  • Unlimited vacation policy

  • Full health benefits

  • New Macbook laptop and office supplies for a WFH setup*

  • $50/month towards online fitness apps or gym memberships

  • $1,000/year towards continuing education

*Optional: We offer every employee the option to own all equipment purchases through our 50/50 program. The company will contribute 50% towards the laptop’s total price and the employee will pay for the remaining 50% and will own it.


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Senior Architect
| New York City / Miami / Remote

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Who We Are:

Welcome Homes makes it easier and more affordable for home buyers to build a newly constructed home without having to deal with delays and all of the headaches of coordinating with contractors, architects, and the many parties involved. We handle it all and streamline the entire process for the home owner from land selection to construction!

The upside potential for Welcome Homes is limitless. Home construction is one of the hardest operational challenges to scale and our vision is to offer Welcome homes on a global level. We are placing a massive bet to disrupt the world's largest asset class - residential real estate - to provide home buyers an experience that they finally deserve.

Leadership Principles:

Empowerment at any level - Give people more responsibility and let them surprise you - Investments into Personal Growth - Transparency - Love our customers