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VDC Engineer I

New York, NY

About EnTech

EnTech Engineering is a multidisciplinary engineering and construction management firm devoted to delivering best-in-class services for the AECO industry. We bring technical expertise and entrepreneurial spirit to every endeavor, and we pride ourselves on our commitment to understanding the unique needs and constraints of projects large and small.

The EnTech VDC Department provides digital practice expertise to internal and external teams. We offer BIM, reality capture, computation, data analysis and much more. We are a team of talented, innovative individuals working at the intersection of design, construction, and operations. Our group is excited to learn, teach, and grow in a supportive environment.

About the Role

EnTech's VDC Engineers are the core of our department. VDC Engineer I is a generalist position for an individual with at least 1 year of professional architectural/ engineering/ construction/ VDC experience. You will learn and participate in an array of technology services. You will gain project- and research-based experience and the opportunity to use your skills and to acquire new ones, with the goal of becoming a subject matter leader or manager. 


  • Assist with project model setup and management: directory structure, model files, shared coordinates work sets and phases, and model exchanges.
  • Utilize BIM to generate 2D plans, elevations, sections, or detail drawings with annotations that follow specified standards.
  • Perform basic interdisciplinary coordination (clash detection) tasks among various trades.
  • Contribute to directed research efforts under the direction of senior VDC team members. Ability to self-direct portions of research projects.
  • Understand and follow project- and agency-specific BIM standards
  • Must be willing to work on-site with client project teams.
  • Assist with QA/QC and manage BIM in various platforms for architectural, structural, mechanical, plumbing, electrical, or civil disciplines using point clouds, contract drawings, shop drawings, and as-built as references to support design and construction initiatives.
  • Take responsibility for completing tasks on time.
  • Contribute to meeting team wide goals and deliverables.

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Architecture, Engineering, Civil Engineering, Construction Management or AEC-related discipline preferred.
  • Specific or experience in VDC/BIM practices and/or software preferred

  • 1 to 4 years’ experience in architecture or engineering with a focus on VDC
Required Skills
  • Familiarity with BIM and VDC software and practices.
  • Fluency with principles underlying the generation and development of BIM models, drawings, project management applications within Revit, BIM360, Navisworks, AutoCAD, and GIS.
  • Basic understanding of design and construction documents for various disciplines.

Preferred Skills
  • 3D Laser Scanning
  • Dynamo
  • Rhino
  • Grasshopper
  • IBM Maximo
  • Primavera
  • AECOSim/ OpenBuildings
  • Microstation
  • Civil 3D
  • Inventor


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