Project Manager, Multifamily and Commercial

  • Full Time
  • Bellevue, WA
  • Posted 1 month ago
  • Jul 27, 2022

Baylis Architects

About Baylis:

For more than five decades Baylis Architects has designed exceptional spaces for businesses, families, and the public in the Pacific Northwest and Pacific states.  In every project we find opportunities to build strong relationships with our clients, consultants, and in-house teams.  To create architecture that fits local landscapes – natural, cultural, and aesthetic.

We are an established firm with a strong reputation for design, leadership, integrity, quality, and innovation; committed to creating long-term, sustainable architecture that positively impacts the community and urban landscape.  We offer our clients comprehensive architectural services.  This gives Baylis team members the opportunity to experience the full range and life-cycle of projects from concept design through to construction and occupancy.

We provide our employees a positive, collaborative, creative work environment with opportunities for professional growth and leadership.  We also promote a socially and environmentally conscious company culture.


Project Manager Role Summary:

The Project Manager role reports directly to the Principal in Charge.  The main objective of the project manager is to coordinate with internal and external project team members, facilitate decision making, and implement strategy to ensure project deliverables meet design expectations, budgets, and deadlines.  The main functions of this role include conceptualizing, implementing, coordinating, and managing all phases of service.  Team member will work directly with clients, consultants, contractors, and municipalities with support of the project Principal in Charge.

The ideal candidate should have strong organizational and communication skills with a desire to be both a project leader and a business leader.  Experience in the design and construction administration of large Multi-Family and Mixed-Use Residential projects of Wood, Steel and Concrete construction is essential.

This is a hybrid role that requires 3-4 days in person in our offices in Bellevue.

Job Classification: Full-Time, Exempt


  • Lead projects and project team members through all phases of the architectural design process
  • Review and interpret building and municipal codes
  • Communication – verbal, written and graphic, between internal and external project team members
  • Collaborate with team members on architectural design
  • Capable of expressing project goals and coordinating efforts towards them
  • Develop project schedules and budgets
  • Prepare and review specifications
  • Supervise and lead quality-control of project team
  • Other Duties as assigned


  • Bachelor or master’s degree in Architecture
  • Either hold or are working to attain professional architectural registration
  • Accreditation with a sustainability program is a plus


  • We are seeking a Project Manager skilled in Multi-Family/Mixed Use residential projects with 15+ years of experience
  • Proven experience with Revit and AutoCAD
  • Experience with Microsoft MS Project, Excel, Word, and Teams


  • Innovative with integrity and an excellent work ethic
  • Balanced approach to design: Equal parts creative and analytical; attention to detail matched with the ability to see the big picture
  • Open and creative problem solver committed to curiosity, innovation and positive solutions
  • Eager to learn and grow professionally while making a meaningful contribution
  • Passion for architecture and interest in its social, cultural and environmental impact
  • Interest in working collaboratively as an integral part of the team, as well as the ability to work independently
  • Strong communication and leadership skills


  • Health insurance including medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Fully subsidized commuter passes (Orca cards)
  • Accrued vacation & sick days
  • 401(k) enrollment and 100% vested employer contribution
  • Profit sharing
  • Assistance with continuing education
  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Our office culture is strengthened by our weekly to yearly social gathering and office events

Candidates will be required to show proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 upon hire unless they qualify for an approved exemption (medical or religious).

For more information about Baylis Architects, please visit our website:

If you meet the criteria listed above, please send your cover letter and resume via email to: with “Project Manager” in the subject line.

No phone calls please.