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Collaborative. Forward-thinking. Dynamic. Our culture mirrors our work product. With a diverse practice and projects that span the globe, PGAL is an ideal place to build your career and develop skills in entrepreneurship, project delivery, leadership, and life. Many of our team members have spent significant portions of their careers with PGAL, working their way from entry level to leadership positions.

We invest in our employees, providing mentorship, training workshops, and the latest technology. Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) plans. PGAL is an equal opportunity / E-verify employer. Protected veterans and persons with disabilities under applicable state and federal laws are encouraged to apply.

We’re looking for smart, curious people to fill the positions listed below. 

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  • Senior IT Specialist

    Houston, Texas

    PGAL is an international design firm specializing in architecture, interior architecture, engineering, and planning for a diverse group of public and private sector clients. Our culture is energetic, collaborative, and open and offers the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects types. PGAL is an ideal place to build a career. We are seeking a Senior IT Specialist with A/E/C experience to join our corporate IT Team.

    The Sr. IT Specialist will report to the IT Director and lead our Desktop Support team by example, provide excellent customer service and resolve all technical issues. You should have a solid technical background, combined with customer service or Helpdesk support experience. A creative problem-solving attitude along with the ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions are essential skills to perform well in this role. This role will support and have direct interaction with local and remote employees.

    Responsibilities:
    Including, but not limited to,
    - Primarily responsible for Unified Endpoint Management via Ivanti Endpoint Manager, JAMF, PDQ, and other relevant applications
    - Co-manage Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) utilizing VMware Horizon and IGEL Thin Clients
    - Effectively communicate issues to both technical and non-technical stakeholders
    - Proactively works to promote a positive and customer service-focused team culture
    - Seeks opportunities for enhancing desktop support services through collaboration with IT colleagues and other stakeholders to maximize efficiency, leverage collective knowledge, and deliver integrated client services
    - Recommends workflows and process improvements to the IT Director
    - Follow standard change and configuration management processes
    - Collaborate with BIM Team, MSPs, Carriers, and Hardware Vendors to implement new technology and/or resolve outstanding issues
    - Monitors all Ivanti Service Manager tickets to ensure Service Level Agreements (SLAs) are being met, intervening where necessary
    - Software license management and reporting along with ad-hoc reports as needed
    - Hardware procurement and asset management
    - Work closely with other roles to research new tools and technologies that can better support business needs
    - Identify, document, and contribute to knowledge articles required for end-users, IT, and BIM Teams

    Qualifications:
    - Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Telecommunications or equivalent certifications required
    - Prior A/E/C industry experience required
    - 5+ years of endpoint management/experience with Windows Operating Systems
    - 4+ years of Active Directory and Group Policy required
    - 3+ years of networking experience with various LAN, WAN, Security, and Wi-Fi technologies and protocols required
    - 2+ years working with PowerShell
    - Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines in a fast-paced environment
    - Independent, self-starting, team player with a positive attitude
    - TCP/IP, DNS, VLAN, Firewall, VPN, IDS/IPS
    - Network Appliance or relevant NAS/SAN, ISCSI experience
    - Enterprise Backup Solutions (Dell IDPA, Avamar, Data Domain)
    - Knowledge of network infrastructure, Cisco/Alcatel-Lucent switches, routers, firewalls, and IP Telephony (VOIP), including relevant protocols
    - Experience with Autodesk Suite/Products along with Deltek Vision/Vantagepoint, Newforma is preferred, but not required

    Preferred Qualifications:
    - Industry training such as Microsoft MCSE, MCITP
    - Industry certifications such as ITIL v4, A+, Network+, and Security+
    - Experience working with VMWare ESX, vSphere, and/or vCenter
    - Experience with Microsoft SQL Server and SharePoint Server
    - Experience with Cisco IOS (CLI) or Cisco certification
    - Linux systems administration skills/certification
    - Experience with scripting and automation
    - Experience with project management
    - Experience with Data Cabling / Computer Facilities maintenance
    - Experience with server administration
    - Experience with Azure and/or AWS

    PGAL offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), and profit sharing. We also offer paid leave inclusive of holidays, vacation, and sick. If you are passionate about great design, team collaboration and creating change in communities across the country, we want to hear from you.

    All interviews are conducted in-person as this position will work onsite at our Houston (Westchase) location. No remote work is available for this position. Masks are required in all public spaces within the office and are highly encouraged at individual workstations. Social distancing guidelines and cleaning procedures are in place to ensure health safety for all employees.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled

    Location:

    Houston, Texas

    Salary:

    Based upon qualifications

    Availability:

    Immediately

  • IT Infrastructure Manager

    Houston, Texas

    PGAL is an international design firm specializing in architecture, interior architecture, engineering, and planning for a diverse group of public and private sector clients. Our culture is energetic, collaborative, and open and offers the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects types. PGAL is an ideal place to build a career. We are seeking an IT Infrastructure Manager with A/E/C experience to join our corporate IT Team.

    The IT Infrastructure Manager will plan, organize, and ensure the stable and secure operation of the organization’s IT Infrastructure. This includes developing, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing key functional areas such as physical and virtual network, server, and storage infrastructure. The individual must be able to help coordinate, develop and drive the IT Strategic Plan and the internal processes and policies required to implement it.

    This position reports to the IT Director and works closely with the Controller to run IT like a business. A primary focus for this position will be to provide leadership for technology platform improvement, transformation, and delivery of the full project lifecycle for new infrastructure technology solutions, inclusive of working with the IT Director to build a strategic roadmap for every managed infrastructure service.

    Responsibilities:
    Include, but not limited to,
    - Works with IT Director to deliver relevant IT Service performance information or other key IT metric content to the business via regular reports and dashboards
    - Coordinate with management to implement IT policies, procedures, and system controls
    - Performs analysis of server infrastructure environment needs and leads design architecture, integration, and installation
    - Maintain accurate, detailed documentation for software, server, and network infrastructure including, but not limited to, LAN/WAN diagrams and Server Architecture diagrams
    - Assesses the relative impact of IT industry trends on current and future infrastructure needs and projects
    - Maintains hardware and software lifecycle maintenance and asset refresh needs
    - Works with Managed Service Providers to ensure that the infrastructure system platforms provide sufficient computing resources to deliver the desired level of business performance
    - Evaluates network, hardware, and software requirements and capabilities and makes recommendations
    - Establishes and controls systems access and security along with regularly performing security access reviews and audits
    - Manages backups, storage, and retrieval functions as well as data archival process
    - Develops, maintains, and tests Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Plans
    - Extensive experience managing Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS, DHCP, IIS, and other Windows Server Roles
    - Detailed understanding of IP Addressing, IP Routing protocols, and circuit technologies
    - Experience working with network monitoring systems (PRTG preferred but not required)
    - Proactively works to promote a positive and customer service-focused team culture
    - Work closely with other roles to research new tools and technologies that can better support business needs
    - Contribute to help desk queue when available
    - Well organized and able to communicate effectively through project management software tools and written documentation
    - Passionate about technology and how It can be used to solve business problems with tangible results
    - Eager to question assumptions, and then take the initiative to find creative solutions
    - Develop and forecast project budgets for new initiatives and hardware refresh cycles
    - Presents multiple solution alternatives on all IT Infrastructure selections to management for cost/benefit review and final decision
    - Manages IT Infrastructure Project Portfolio Reporting – creates and communicates estimates of resources, timelines, and risks for delivering proposed strategies and plans
    - Advanced troubleshooting and administration of Windows-based applications operating systems (desktop and server), and server roles (AD DS, DHCP, DN, DFS, Print Server, File Server, Terminal Server, etc.)
    - Remediate software vulnerabilities and keep on top of updates, as well as changes to the environment
    - Continuously identify and remediate security deficiencies in the network/server infrastructure

    Qualifications:
    - Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Telecommunications or equivalent certifications required
    - Prior A/E/C industry experience required
    - 12+ years of networking experience with various LAN, WAN, Security, and Wi-Fi technologies and protocols required
    - Must possess a good balance of both strategic IT ability as well as “hands-on” technical/problem-solving capabilities as this role with contributing to IT Strategy and will have direct responsibility for IT Infrastructure
    - Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision; must be a self-motivated self-starter that can initiate ideas and take ownership of work
    - Hands-on capability using/managing the following types of technologies: Network routers/firewalls/wireless access points, VOIP (Teams Voice, Cisco Call Manager/Unity), VPN, and SD-WAN
    - Experience developing and maintaining Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Plans
    - Deep understanding of managing Active Directory (AD), Group Policy, and DNS
    - Experience managing Microsoft O365 (Teams/Exchange Online/SharePoint Online)
    - Experience in Data Center Server and Storage strategies and technologies
    - Network Appliance or relevant NAS/SAN, ISCSI experience
    - Enterprise Backup Solutions (Dell EMC: VNX/IDPA/Avamar/Data Domain, Backup Tape Drives/Tape Library)
    - Experience with Windows Server Administration
    - Experience in developing, managing, and administration of VMware and/or other Virtualization providers
    - Strong understanding of cloud-computing strategies and experience with Cloud design and migration planning and implementation (e.g. Azure, AWS)
    - Experience in managing Internet Service Providers, Managed Service Providers, and other critical Vendor relationships
    - Experience implementing SSO and Two-Factor authentication policies and procedures as well as hands-on experiencing managing and administrating relevant platforms
    - Strong project management skills with excellent skills in building and maintaining project work plans and budgets
    - High level of interpersonal and communication skills required to interact with all levels of the organization, to ensure effective communication across functional and managerial boundaries, and to direct the work of operations/project collaborators
    - Ability to maintain company and employee confidentiality at all times, handle sensitive employee information, and appropriately protect company proprietary information.

    Preferred Qualifications:
    - Advanced networking certifications preferred
    - Experience with Azure and/or AWS
    - Industry training such as Microsoft MCSE, MCITP
    - Industry certifications such as ITIL v4, Network+, and Security+
    - Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)/Prince2/Project+ certification
    - Experience working with VMWare ESX, vSphere, and/or vCenter along with VCP-DCV certification
    - Experience with VMware Horizon and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure along with relevant certification
    - Experience with Microsoft SQL Server and SharePoint Server
    - Experience with scripting (PowerShell) and automation
    - Experience with Data Cabling / Computer Facilities maintenance

    PGAL offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), and profit sharing. We also offer paid leave inclusive of holidays, vacation, and sick. If you are passionate about great design, team collaboration and creating change in communities across the country, we want to hear from you.

    All interviews are conducted in-person as this position will work onsite at our Houston (Westchase) location. No remote work is available for this position. Masks are required in all public spaces within the office and are highly encouraged at individual workstations. Social distancing guidelines and cleaning procedures are in place to ensure health safety for all employees.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled

    Location:

    Houston, Texas

    Salary:

    Based upon qualifications

    Availability:

    Immediately

  • Roadway Drainage Design Engineer

    Houston, Texas

    PGAL is a design firm specializing in engineering, architecture and planning for a diverse group of public and private sector clients. Our culture is energetic, collaborative and open and offers the opportunity to work on a wide range of project types. PGAL is an ideal place to build a career and develop skills in design, project delivery, entrepreneurship, leadership and life.

    We are seeking a Roadway Drainage Design Engineer with 4+ years’ experience designing storm sewers, culverts, ditches, and detention ponds for TxDOT projects.  

    Must be a Licensed Professional Engineer in Texas and have experience preparing Hydrologic and Hydraulic Impact Studies is desirable.

    QUALIFICATIONS:
    - Software proficiencies: Microstation, GEOPAK Drainage, WinStorm; HEC-RAS, HY-8, Civil3D, SWMM, ArcGIS desired.
    - Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited university curriculum in engineering is required.
    - Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship.

    PGAL offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) and profit sharing. We also offer paid leave inclusive of holidays, vacation and sick.

    At PGAL, we believe that our employees are our future, so as well as offering in-house study materials and group studies, we offer a reimbursement program for individual study materials/courses, exam/license fees and professional dues. In addition, we offer paid time off to take your exams.

    All interviews are conducted in-person as this position will work onsite at our Houston (Westchase) location. No remote work is available for this position. Masks are required in all public spaces within the office and are highly encouraged at individual workstations. Social distancing guidelines and cleaning procedures are in place to ensure health safety for all employees.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled

     

    Location:

    Houston, Texas

    Salary:

    Based upon qualifications

    Availability:

    Immediately

  • Roadway/Highway Design Project Manager

    Houston, Texas

    PGAL is a design firm specializing in engineering, architecture and planning for a diverse group of public and private sector clients. Our culture is energetic, collaborative and open and offers the opportunity to work on a wide range of project types. PGAL is an ideal place to build a career and develop skills in design, project delivery, entrepreneurship, leadership and life.

    We are seeking a Roadway/Highway Design Engineer with 8+ years of experience who is interested in contributing to and thriving in a positive, mutually supportive environment.

    Responsibilities:
    -
    Manage all aspects and disciplines of small/medium projects and/or entire discipline of large projects
    - Mentor and train junior staff

    Qualifications:
    - Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited university in engineering is required
    - Must be a licensed Professional Engineer in Texas
    - Experience in managing and designing TxDOT PS&E projects required
    - 8+ years managing all aspects and disciplines of small/medium projects or entire discipline of large projects
    - Must be proficient in MicroStation, GEOPAK, GEOPAK Drainage and familiar with OpenRoads
    - Knowledge of Primavera preferred
    - Experience mentoring and training junior staff
    - Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship

    PGAL offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) and profit sharing. We also offer paid leave inclusive of holidays, vacation and sick.

    At PGAL, we believe that our employees are our future, so as well as offering inhouse study materials and group studies, we offer a reimbursement program for individual study materials/courses, exam/license fees and professional dues. In addition, we offer paid time off to take your exams.

    If you are passionate about great design, team collaboration and creating change in communities across the country, we want to hear from you.

    All interviews are conducted in-person as this position will work onsite at our Houston (Westchase) location. No remote work is available for this position. Masks are required in all public spaces within the office and are highly encouraged at individual workstations. Social distancing guidelines and cleaning procedures are in place to ensure health safety for all employees.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled

     

    Location:

    Houston, Texas

    Salary:

    Based upon qualifications

    Availability:

    Immediately

  • Senior Billing Specialist/Project Accountant

    Houston, Texas

    PGAL is an international design firm specializing in architecture, interior architecture, engineering, and planning for a diverse group of public and private sector clients. Our culture is energetic, collaborative, and open and offers the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects types. PGAL is an ideal place to build a career.

    We are seeking a Senior Billing Specialist with a minimum of 5 years’ related experience in the A/E/C industry. The ideal candidate must have strong organization skills and proficiency in Deltek Vision or related software experience.

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    - Full Project and Billing/Invoicing cycle
    - Project Accounting (contract review, project setup, invoicing schematics, reporting, issue insurance certificates, and implementation of client specific requirements)
    - Physical and Electronic invoice submission/Client Portal uploads
    - Project MWBE, City/Local Government Reporting
    - Project analysis, reconciliation and maintenance
    - Monitor A/R and perform collection effort
    - Consultant Insurance Certificates management and tracking

    Qualifications:
    -Prior work experience in an Architecture/Engineering environment.
    - High School Diploma with at least 5 years of billing/invoicing (LS, T&M, and CP) and contract/project management support experience required.
    - Intermediate/Advanced Proficiency with MS Outlook, Excel, and Word
    - Proficient with A/E Industry Software - Deltek Vision or other related Deltek software
    - Must be organized, detail oriented, motivated and able to multi-task
    - Able to handle high volumes of voice/email/written correspondence.
    - Willing to thrive and learn in a fast-paced environment
    - FAR and Federal Contracting experience a plus

    PGAL offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), and profit sharing. We also offer paid leave inclusive of holidays, vacation, and sick. If you are passionate about great design, team collaboration and creating change in communities across the country, we want to hear from you.

    All interviews are conducted in-person as this position will work onsite at our Houston (Westchase) location. No remote work is available for this position. Masks are required in all public spaces within the office and are highly encouraged at individual workstations. Social distancing guidelines and cleaning procedures are in place to ensure health safety for all employees.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled

    Location:

    Houston, Texas

    Salary:

    Based upon qualifications

    Availability:

    Immediately

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