Technical Designer Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Gensler

Title: Technical Designer

Company: Gensler

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Design/Web/Multimedia, Creative Arts/Media

Your Role

At Gensler, we design for people. We leverage our global perspective and local presence to innovate at every scale. We’re not just designers. We’re tinkerers, craftspeople, visionaries, innovators and thought leaders. Fueled by passion and entrepreneurial spirit, our people bring new ideas to solve challenging problems. Whether you’re into sketching new ideas, hacking a building or growing client relationships in global markets, there’s something here for everyone.

Our depth of expertise spans disciplines – from master planning to education, hospitality, retail, technology and more. Whether we’re refreshing a retailer’s brand, planning a new urban district or designing a super tall building, we strive to make the everyday places people occupy more inspiring, more resilient and more impactful.

Our work reflects an enduring commitment to sustainability, and we believe that a diversity of voices and cultures is one of the most powerful strategic tools for securing lasting competitive advantage.

What You Will Do

As aTechnical Designeryou will tap into your boundless creativity to contribute towards the design of unique environments, providing exemplar design knowledge from conception to completion of projects working across all design stages.

Participate in all project phases, including programming, conceptual designs, presentations, schematic design, design development, construction documents and production

Collaborate with design team, clients, consultants, contractors, fabricators and other vendors to meet overall project objectives

Produce graphic presentations, 3D renderings, plans, elevations, details and sections through to detailed construction drawings

Utilize hand rendering techniques to communicate design concepts

Your Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in interior design or architecture or equivalent

0-5 years of related project experience

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

Outstanding graphic presentation and written & verbal communication skills

Creative, original thinking and technically biased, demonstrated through a strong creative and technical portfolio

Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines efficiently

Proficiency in modeling using 2D/3D software, such as CAD, Revit, Octane, 3dViz, 3ds MAX, and/or Rhino utilizing V-Ray

Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) and/or SketchUp

LEED accreditation a plus

Your Design Technology Qualifications


Deep knowledge and experience in Autodesk Revit for design authoring, documentation, data extracts and project delivery.

Experience in collaboration within the BIM context, including cloud-based markups, consultant coordination and clash detection.

Understanding of the capabilities and application of Information Management tools such as Aconex, Asite, Newforma, etc.

Experience in strategic planning, setup of BIM projects, and troubleshooting, specifically in the context of Revit and allied workflows.


Familiarity and some experience with Computational Design applications such as Grasshopper and/or Dynamo.

Understanding of the interoperability workflows between the various design tools throughout all the stages of a project.

Deep understanding of and experience in Rhinoceros for design authoring.

Deep understanding of Real-Time Visualization development within the context of BIM, specifically in the use of Enscape and/or Twinmotion with Revit and Rhino.



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