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Architect Ingka Centres Russia

Khimki, Moscow Oblast - Explore location Expansion Full Time

Job description


• University degree in Architecture
• Minimum 5-10 years full cycle experience with Shopping centre development and/or management in the international real estate investor/developer
• Minimum 5-10 years of Experience in developing large retail led mixed use projects, with a thorough understanding of design process and design management
• Work experience with International Architects and consultants (Developer and design firms a plus)
• Experience and knowledge in external Achitectural design and interior and design
• Proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, Sketch up, Photoshop, Microsoft Office packages
• Knowledge of local codes and regulations, good proficiency a great advantage
• Knowledge of material sourcing and building specification
• Knowledge of Construction Management
• English proficient, written and oral


• Responsible for safeguarding the Meeting Place concept by ensuring it is translated into the Architectural narrative, captured in the commercial brief and monitored in the delivery of the design of the project
• Design appraisal: Support the Design Manager and project team on appraising various inputs from consultants including advice for design alternatives and/or to explore possibilities for improvement in design solutions
• Technical coordination appraisal: Monitor and appraise the coordination of technical inputs amongst consultants of various disciplines (Architecture; C&S, MEP, ID); provide front-line advice for Interior Architect and Tenant Coordinator Manager of technical coordination
• Codes and regulation support: Provide front-line appraisal of local codes and regulation compliance
• Authority compliance support: Support to Design Manager on monitoring progress of technical approval by various authorities, analyze compliance constraints and explore solution possibilities
• Special assignments, special assignments given by Design Manager, including studies, (Sketches, drawings) on conceptual and/or commercial developments
• Support in contact with authorities, General contractor, local architect
• Secure design proposals are consistent with company design principles, policies and manuals
• Site mock ups and site inspection to ensure the design intent is correctly implemented and applied by all associated consultants/ contractors
• Develop key design initiatives and studies as part of the development of the Design competence and knowledge hub, collate and share all design function related project learnings globally


Without us it would be difficult to meet our customers in person. In our team we find, develop and manage IKEA properties around the whole world. We’re different from one another but we are all passionate about real estate. We challenge and inspire each other to always stay close to IKEA customers and to understand how the changes within retail effects our needs of real estate.


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