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Senior Architect at Jacobs

Senior Architect

Jacobs Wokingham, Berkshire Full-Time
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At Jacobs, we'll inspire and empower you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.  With more than 55,000 people in 40 countries, working at Jacobs offers an exciting range of opportunities to develop your career within a supportive and diverse team who always strive to do the right thing for our people, clients and communities. People are Jacobs’ greatest asset, and we offer a competitive package to retain and attract the best talent.

In addition to the benefits you’d expect, UK employees also receive free single medical cover and digital GP service, family-friendly benefits such as enhanced parental leave pay and free membership of employee assistance and parental programmes, plus reimbursement towards relevant professional development and memberships. We also give back to our communities through our Collectively program which incorporates matched-funding, paid volunteering time and charitable donations.

About the opportunity:
We are looking to recruit high calibre staff to support our multi-discipline technical delivery capability to meet opportunities in the nuclear and defence industries.  Our projects include developing solutions through all RIBA stages in highly regulated environments, incorporating industrial, process and laboratory functions with nuclear, security, and safety requirements.  We require an experienced Architect, preferably with experience of working in the nuclear and/or defence industries, but also those with relevant industrial design experience looking to work in a technically challenging environment.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Delivery of architectural design and assessment studies

  • Delivery of technical documentation through all RIBA stages

  • Delivery of project BIM requirements technical quality and excellence of your work and the work of those working under you

  • Technical and professional guidance, support and development of junior architects, engineers and technicians

  • Communication with clients and other design team members

  • Project planning, delivery and financial performance

  • Business development activities including preparation of proposals

  • Adherence and contribution to business and quality management systems, operational and design safety, and developing good safety culture

Here's what you will need:


  • Broad experience in industrial and/or process architecture

  • Good all-round technical design expertise to British and international regulations and standards

  • Experience in the management of preparation of drawing and project deliverables

  • Ability to lead design aspects of projects including managing quality, budget, programme and resources

  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team, liaising closely with clients and other design team members

  • ARB Registered


  • Experience of nuclear and/or defence industrial architecture

  • Proficient in use of Revit software

  • Knowledge and experience of supporting projects through national and regional planning processes

  • Experience of the condition assessment and modification of existing facilities 

Due to the security requirements of the role, all staff are required to be UK Nationals and able and willing to obtain SC level security clearance, and therefore must have been resident in the UK for the preceding 5 years

Our Culture:

Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees. [ Link removed ]

We aim to embed inclusion and diversity in everything we do. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative. We accept people for who they are, regardless of age, disability, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental health, race, faith or belief, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, and whether you’re pregnant or on family leave. This is reflected in our wide range of Global Employee Networks centred on inclusion and diversity – ACE, Careers, Enlace, Harambee, OneWorld, Prism, Vetnet, and Women’s – 2.1062705.1096

Jacobs partners with VERCIDA to help us attract and retain diverse talent.  For greater online accessibility please visit [ Link removed ]  to view and access our roles. As a Disability Confident employer, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy. We welcome applications from candidates who are seeking flexible working and from those who may not meet all the listed requirements for a role

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Your application experience is important to us and we’re keen to adapt to make every interaction even better. We welcome feedback on our recruitment process and if you need more from us before deciding to join Jacobs then [ Link removed ]


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