Are you a proven performer who enjoys working as part of a team that is focused on delivering superior results? Are you a creative and innovative collaborator who “thinks outside the box” and thrives on finding new ways to address challenges? If this sounds like you, you may qualify for a rewarding and exciting career at Suffolk Construction, one of the most innovative construction management firms in the industry that has consistently been named one of the “best places to work” in the country!
We are looking for a highly-qualified individual who is passionate about emerging technologies, entrepreneurial, and has experience driving change in an organization to join Suffolk’s Innovation Team and run our newly created San Francisco Smart Lab. This role will work closely with partners and stakeholders within Suffolk’s West Coast Region, and also with members of the Innovation Team in all offices to ensure coordination and sharing across projects.
Suffolk’s Innovation Team consists of dedicated resources focusing on high potential areas of transformative change. A central team within our Innovation Lab focuses on research and development, while a series of regional Smart Labs connect innovative efforts throughout the organization. Together, they drive the end-to-end innovation agenda within Suffolk, from idea generation, research and development, pilot and testing, and finally scaling across the organization. Our goal is to drive a better way of building through constant innovation, experimenting with breakthrough solutions and services inspired by global trends and emerging technologies.
Based in our San Francisco office, the Smart Lab Director will work collaboratively within the robust SF innovation ecosystem to explore new ways of creating value for Suffolk and our clients. The role will help enhance the value of our planning and control process by leveraging virtual design and construction, enhanced visualization, solutions development, data integration and research into other potentially disruptive technologies. In addition, they will showcase our Build Smart capabilities and drive the conversation around innovation within the region.
Leads Suffolk’s SF-based Smart Lab providing technology leadership combined with business acumen
Acts as the Lab strategist & evangelist and drive the in-region innovation culture:
Leads innovation efforts within the SF region:
Oversees the management of the day-to-day Lab operations:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time; talk or hear; perform fine motor, hand and finger skills in the use of a keyboard, telephone, or writing. The employee is frequently required to stands; walk; and reach with arms and/or hands. Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. The employee will spend their time in an office environment with a quiet to moderate noise level. Job site walking.
Suffolk Construction and Liberty Construction are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, disability, protected veteran, gender identity, age or any other status protected by law.
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