Monday, September 26, 2011

BIM Specialists - Atkins - Los Angeles

Atkins North America is looking for several Architecture and Architecture Engineering BIM Specialist for a project in the Los Angeles area.

We are specifically looking for Architects, Structural and MEP, FP Engineers for a job that will focus on the areas of Revit and AutoCAD Architecture, AutoCAD MEP and AutoCAD Structural Detailing technical support, training, 2D and 3D family creation, Revit implementation strategizing with project teams, and research and development.


  • Responsible for BIM (Revit) and CAD (AutoCAD verticals) support for the office.
  • Train staff on BIM applications, primarily Revit, for full day classes, Lunch and Learns, and one-on-one sessions.
  • Project specific tasks related to design.
  • Collaborate with local teams to ensure Revit success working with both internal and external teams.
  • Provide ongoing Revit support and participate in internal office, regional and firm-wide Revit discussion forums.
  • Strategize with project teams regarding project startup and set-up, model construction methods, best methods for working with outside parties, etc.
  • Assist in content, family and detail library development as well as template file management.
  • Working with the clients IT team to ensure technology needs are being met from all sides.


  • Expert knowledge of, and proven practical background in, Autodesk Revit Architecture and related BIM software.
  • Solid understanding of CAD applications and best practices, particularly AutoCAD.
  • Familiarity with design applications such as 3D Studio Max, SketchUp, Navisworks, Adobe Creative Suite, etc.
  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Interior Design or equivalent, with three to five years BIM experience in design and/or construction practice preferred.
  • Articulate communicator, able to convey BIM concepts to all levels of design and delivery leadership.
  • Punctual, able to adhere to deadlines, and have a strong work ethic.
  • Desire to work on Iconic projects

If interested, please send your resume, sample work (models preferred) to or