Project Architect / Project Manager

Position: Project Architect / Project Manager
Location: Knoxville, Tennessee

To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to

Job Description

MBI is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Project Architect and Project Manager to join our Architectural Design team.  In this role, you will leverage your talent and experience to bring unique solutions to projects for our diverse client base.

A successful candidate must be capable of managing projects from start to finish, have a working knowledge of Autodesk Revit software, and experience with client management. Candidates will be responsible for assembling, updating, and maintaining Revit models, creating contract documents, and providing construction administration until project completion.


  • Manage clients and project team to determine requirements for projects including program, budget, schedule, and quality control from concept design through construction.
  • Maintain project manual and specifications.
  • Facilitate communication between project team, clients, consultants, contractors, and authority having jurisdiction.
  • Conduct and document site visits, process submittals and RFIs during construction.
  • Manage multiple tasks, projects, and schedules.
  • Facilitate the resolution of project issues.
  • Mentor and grow younger staff members.


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in architecture.
  • Architecture license preferred.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience with project management, computer modeling, and document production in a commercial design firm.
  • Proficient with Autodesk Revit, Bluebeam Revu, and Microsoft Office.
  • Working knowledge of Enscape and Lumion preferred.
  • Working knowledge of building codes and permitting processes.
  • Excellent communication both written and verbal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment with excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to prepare and deliver presentations.
  • Strong leadership, organizational, and relationship management skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Experience with LEED and sustainable design practices is a plus.

Company Overview

MBI Companies, Inc. is a midsize architecture and engineering firm providing innovative solutions to our clients in sectors, including commercial, industrial, healthcare, and education. At MBI, we pride ourselves on fostering a culture that is collaborative, innovative, and client focused. Our team members are passionate about their work and are dedicated to delivering high-quality solutions to our clients. We encourage open communication, idea-sharing, and ongoing learning, and development to support the growth of our team members. Our work environment is fast paced, challenging, and rewarding. We are committed to creating a positive and supportive workplace culture where everyone feels valued and empowered to make a difference.