Based on 570 responses, the job of Project Architect has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.74 out of 5. On average, Project Architects are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Project Architect?
Project Architect in Stuttgart:
Pros: The variety at work, the challenging projects and the opportunity of professional growth
Cons: The Environment
The work life balance is just okay. Rest the payscale needs to be enough to live a good life.
Project Architect in New Delhi:
Pros: The energy to work and deliver within the time frame.
Cons: The payscale in architecture.
Immediately after Captain of the Ship.
Pros: Holistic approach to a project except design.
Cons: Not much scope of designing, maybe I don't do it.
Experience and communication.
Seamless communication, decision with experience.
Start in a small firm. Dont start big.
Architecture is a very rewarding career beyond money if you love design and you have eye for detail. Economics, politics, culture, engineering, management, history, philosophy & arts come together in this profession. It can be frustrating many times, it is not easy to bring things from the world of ideas to the material world, even more when others are the ones that finance the creation exercise. There are several branches within the practice, it is up to you, your likes & skills.
Be patient. Always admit when you're wrong. Be diplomatic. Communication is key.